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Hamas Warns of Consequences as Israel Tightens Gaza Siege

Hamas Warns of Consequences as Israel Tightens Gaza Siege

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Palestinian Hamas resistance movement warned Israel of “dangerous consequences” as the regime tightens its inhumane siege on the Gaza Strip by blocking fuel shipment into the coastal enclave.
13:32 , 2018 Jul 17
Legislative Hopefuls in Indonesia’s Aceh Take Quran Recitation Test  

Legislative Hopefuls in Indonesia’s Aceh Take Quran Recitation Test  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Prospective legislative candidates in Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, participated in a Quran recitation test on Monday to meet the requirements to run in the 2019 general election.
12:59 , 2018 Jul 17
Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque in Northern Cyprus

Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque in Northern Cyprus

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque is a mosque in Famagusta, Northern Cyprus. Dating back to the late 13th century, the building was used as a Catholic cathedral until 1571 AD when it was converted into a mosque following the Ottoman Empire’s capturing of Famagusta.
07:55 , 2018 Jul 17
UN Says Rohingya Muslims Can’t Go Home Safely Any Time Soon

UN Says Rohingya Muslims Can’t Go Home Safely Any Time Soon

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Among refugee advocates there has been a growing concern that recent agreements among regional governments and the United Nations on a framework for mitigating the Rohingya crisis could prompt at least some of the million-plus people who have fled the deadly military pogrom in Myanmar to consider risking a return to try to rebuild their lives.
16:23 , 2018 Jul 16
No Hajj If Ram Temple Not Built: India’s BJP

No Hajj If Ram Temple Not Built: India’s BJP

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A leader of Hindu extremist Bharatiya Janata Party has warned Indian Muslims that they would not be allowed to go on Hajj pilgrimage, if they create obstacles in the construction of Ram Temple on the site of Babri Masjid at Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh. 
15:17 , 2018 Jul 16
Masjid Al-Haram, Prophet’s Mosque Belong to All Muslims: Leader

Masjid Al-Haram, Prophet’s Mosque Belong to All Muslims: Leader

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that the two holiest mosques in the world belong to the entire Muslim Ummah (community).
14:11 , 2018 Jul 16
Al-Azhar to Hold Int’l Course for Training Imams

Al-Azhar to Hold Int’l Course for Training Imams

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 117th edition of an international course for training preachers and imams will be held at Al-Azhar Islamic center in Egypt.
13:17 , 2018 Jul 16
China Seeking to Eradicate Islam: Hui Muslims

China Seeking to Eradicate Islam: Hui Muslims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Green-domed mosques still dominate the skyline of China's "Little Mecca", but they have undergone a profound change -- no longer do boys flit through their stone courtyards en route to classes and prayers.
12:29 , 2018 Jul 16
Diego Maradona Reiterates Solidarity with Palestine

Diego Maradona Reiterates Solidarity with Palestine

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Argentinian football star Diego Maradona reiterated his solidarity with the Palestinian people.
11:58 , 2018 Jul 16
Palestine Nat’l Quran Competition Gets Underway in West Bank

Palestine Nat’l Quran Competition Gets Underway in West Bank

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 18th edition of the national Quran competition of Palestine began in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Sunday.
11:16 , 2018 Jul 16
Calls for France to End Xenophobia, Islamophobia after World Cup Win

Calls for France to End Xenophobia, Islamophobia after World Cup Win

TEHRAN (IQNA) – France clinched its second-ever World Cup win over Croatia thanks to goals by migrants and a Muslim, fans and onlookers quickly pointed out the need for the country to apply its victories on the field to life off the field.
10:18 , 2018 Jul 16
Leader’s Visits to Mausoleum of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA)

Leader’s Visits to Mausoleum of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA)

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The website of the office of Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, has released photos of visits by the Leader to the mausoleum of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) in Qom, Iran, on the occasion of the great lady’s birthday anniversary.
10:03 , 2018 Jul 16
Gaza Anti-Occupation Protests to Continue

Gaza Anti-Occupation Protests to Continue

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Palestinian Islamic resistance movement, Hamas, said anti-occupation protests in the Gaza Strip will continue despite the Israeli regime's aggression against the besieged enclave.
09:09 , 2018 Jul 16
Quran Memorization Course Begins in Egypt

Quran Memorization Course Begins in Egypt

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A 60-day Quran memorization course for children and teenagers was launched in Giza Governorate of Egypt.
08:54 , 2018 Jul 16
At least 7 Killed in Suicide Blast in Kabul

At least 7 Killed in Suicide Blast in Kabul

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An apparent suicide attack close to a government ministry in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday killed at least seven people and wounded more than 15 as staff were leaving the office in the evening rush hour, officials said.
18:58 , 2018 Jul 15
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