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Aggression on Yemen Example of World Bullies’ Evil Nature

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei deplored the Saudi-led military offensive to seize Yemen’s lifeline port, saying the US-backed assault is yet another indicator...

Bahraini Rights Activists Urge Pressure on Manama to Release Opposition Figure  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A number of Bahraini human rights organizations called for international pressure on the ruling Al Khalifa regime to release senior opposition Shia cleric Sheikh Ali Salman.

Afghan Quran Expert Hails Iran for Organizing Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A prominent Afghan Quran expert lauded the Islamic Republic of Iran for organizing an international Quran contest for the visually-impaired.

Iran’s Quran TV to Air Recordings of Int’l Quran Contest for Muslim Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Quran TV will begin broadcasting the performances of the participants in the 6th International Quran Competition for Muslim Students on Monday night.
Quranic Activities
Nearly 1 Million Iranian School Students Are Quran Memorizers, Official Says

Nearly 1 Million Iranian School Students Are Quran Memorizers, Official Says

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iranian Education Ministry official said close to one million school students in the country are memorizers of the Quran.
20 Jun 2018, 09:17
Political
Bahraini Shia Cleric Acquitted of Qatar Espionage Charges

Bahraini Shia Cleric Acquitted of Qatar Espionage Charges

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Bahraini court acquitted prominent Shia cleric and opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman of all the charges against him with regard to alleged espionage for Qatar.
21 Jun 2018, 18:00
Religious Activities
Egypt’s Al-Azhar, Awqaf Ministry At Odds on Issuing Fatwas

Egypt’s Al-Azhar, Awqaf Ministry At Odds on Issuing Fatwas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The row between Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center and Ministry of Awqaf (endowments) and Religious Affairs over who has the authority to issue Fatwas (religious edicts) is now reaching the Arab country’s parliament.
19 Jun 2018, 09:41
World
Community Leaders in Canadian Town Denounce Arson at Mosque

Community Leaders in Canadian Town Denounce Arson at Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Community leaders in Edson, Canada’s Alberta province, denounced the recent arson attack on the town's mosque and offered their support on Monday to members of the Islamic Society of Edson.
20 Jun 2018, 08:26
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