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Syrian TV are reporting at least 22 people were killed in an explosion that hit near evacuation buses in Northern Syria. Twin explosions Saturday near religious shrines frequented by Shiite pilgrims in the Syrian capital Damascus killed dozens of ...
... explosion of gas pipelines and electricity pylons in Sibi and Sui, IED explosions in Quetta in 2015, attacks on Hazara community and Shia pilgrims travelling to Iran by road, and attacks on Frontier Corps, FWO and other law enforcement agencies in ...

"Sponsored attack on Hazaras in Quetta and Shia Zaireen (pilgrims) en route to and back from Iran." 7. "Abetted attacks through anti-state elements against LEAs/FC (law enforcement agencies/Frontier Corps) and FWO (Frontier Works Organisation) in areas ...
This is Iran's most important shrine, which is visited by millions of pilgrims each year, making it an important source of financial revenue.
"We also want to improve relations with the Saudis," he said, noting that a recent agreement that cleared the way for Iranian religious pilgrims to journey to holy sites in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, might have been a first step. Iran is majority Shia, while ...
After Iran's Islamic revolution in 1979, its ayatollahs recruited Shia exiles whom Saddam Hussein had expelled, and in the 1980s sent them into battle against Iraq.
While fatality figures announced by the Muslim countries that retrieved the bodies of dead pilgrims pointed to a number exceeding 4,000, Riyadh put the death toll at 769 and refused to update it.
Twin explosions Saturday near religious shrines frequented by Shiite pilgrims in the Syrian capital Damascus killed dozens of people, Arab media and activists report.
One of the ways that they expand their influence is by buying up property and then moving in Shia pilgrims, which then pushes the Sunni population out.
Writer Alex Lockie offered Business Insider Australia (Feb. 19) readers a solid analysis of the benefit of its alliance with Israel for the US.
The barbaric twin attack against Christians in Egypt who were taken from this world on Palm Sunday, just like Shia pilgrims targeted during religious processions by Sunni Islamists, merely highlights that in the minds of Takfiris that nothing is sacred ...
... and 34 injured. It also destructrd 68 villages but the Imam Reza shrine was not harmed by the tremor. Imam Reza (AS) is the eight Imam of the Shiite Muslims. His shrine is located in Mashad and visited by millions of domestic and foreign pilgrims ...
Sudan and Saudi Arabia are currently holding a joint air force drill that reportedly involves hundreds of air force personnel from both countries.
The importance of Tuyoq is paramount, not only to the Uyghurs but also for Muslim pilgrims from provinces surrounding Xianjiang - northwest China's Gansu Province and Ningxia Hui autonomous region, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, and Turkey - who come to visit ...

The importance of Tuyoq is paramount, not only to the Uyghurs but also for Muslim pilgrims from provinces surrounding Xianjiang - northwest China's Gansu Province and Ningxia Hui autonomous region, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, and Turkey - who come to visit ...
Shia mosques burned, booby-trapped cars exploded, and suicide bombers terrified the market-goers and pilgrims. Those who feared Shia-hegemony and resented the presence of the Westerners in Iraq aligned. One of the masterminds who brought upon the ...
A five-member committee, headed by secretary of Parliamentary Affairs Afazl Amanullah, is looking into whether subsidies have benefits+ and if pilgrims can travel paying less if there is no subsidy at all. "It is true the Supreme Court wants subsidy to ...
... the Shia community across the world and people visit here on the birth anniversary of Imam Hazrath Ali to offer their prayers.
... the Shia community across the world and people visit here on the birth anniversary of Imam Hazrath Ali to offer their prayers.
The twin attacks on March 15 hit the Justice Palace and a restaurant, killing 30 people. A bomb blast earlier in the month targeting a bus in Damascus carrying Iraqi Shiite pilgrims was claimed by the former al-Qaida affiliate in Syria, Jabhat Fatah al ...
Lucknow, Apr 1 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today issued orders to officials of various departments to start preparations for the Allahabad Ardh Kumbh in 2019.
Only a few days before these attacks, scores of people, most of them Iraqi Shiite pilgrims, were killed in a double suicide attack in Damascus claimed by an alliance of extremist groups known as Tahrir al-Sham.
Complicating things for General Sharif is the fact that Pakistan is home to the world's largest Shiite Muslim minority, who account for up to a quarter of its population.
Only a few days before these attacks, scores of people, most of them Iraqi Shiite pilgrims, were killed in a double suicide attack in Damascus claimed by an alliance of extremist groups known as Tahrir al-Sham.
Mary, too, believed in the unbelievable when the angel told her she would become the mother of God, the pope said in remarks to pilgrims from Arabic-speaking countries, particularly Iraq. Like Mary, they are called to embrace that ... The pope also ...
He told NIA interrogators that the group had scoped out the location - studying security arrangements, movement of pilgrims - and that they dropped the idea as it was heavily guarded. The group had also targeted the Bara Imambara in Lucknow and Shia ...
We didn't use those words my mother didn't you know didn't wasn't raised like that you know she was degrades our grand child of immigrant parents sort of put me in the Shiite realize you know until that does that you know that that's segments or that ...
A dargah (shrine) in Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh, the Bara Imambara in Lucknow and a leading Shia cleric were among the targets of the three men who allegedly set off a bomb in the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train on March 7, The Indian Express has ...
On 11 March 2017 Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, formerly Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian affiliate of al-Qaeda, carried out two bombing attacks in Damascus, killing 59 people, mostly Shia pilgrims from Iraq visiting holy sites. But the Syrian arm of al-Qaeda, while ...
But it is also a land of holy shrines, which have drawn Shiite Muslims from all over the world for decades. During the 1980s pilgrims travelled freely through Iraq, criss-crossing the country by road to several holy sites. Yet everywhere there were ...
The official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) stated: "The Ministry of Haj and Umrah and the Iranian Organization for Haj and Ziyarah have completed all the necessary measures to ensure Iranian pilgrims perform Haj 1438 according to the procedures followed by ...
Despite the reported agreement, tensions remain as Saudi Arabia repeatedly accuses Iran of fuelling conflicts by supporting armed Shia movements in the region. Iran rejects accusations of regional aggression and says Saudi Arabia must stop its alleged ...
Recent deadly attacks inside government-held cities, on a military intelligence headquarters in Homs and on Iraqi Shiite pilgrims in Damascus, underline the threat, which Assad's refusal to compromise could magnify. "If you're Iran and Russia and you ...
They include two attacks earlier in March that killed at least 40 people, mostly Shiite pilgrims, in Damascus, and another synchronized attack last month by insurgents storming heavily guarded security offices in the central city of Homs and then ...
Tensions remain as Saudi Arabia repeatedly accuses Iran of fueling conflicts by supporting armed Shiite movements in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain.
Damascus: Twin bombs targeting Shiite pilgrims killed 59 people in Damascus, most of them Iraqis, a monitoring group said of one of the bloodiest attacks in the Syrian capital.
(CNN) -- The evacuation of a rebel enclave in the Syrian city of Homs started Saturday. The state-run Syrian Arab news agency is reporting that the first batch of "gunmen and their families" are leaving the city's Al-Waer neighborhood.
Shia pilgrims encouraged by Iran turned violent after Saudi authorities ordered them to stop chants of "Death to America!
"The ministry of Hajj and the Iranian organisation have completed all the necessary measures to ensure Iranian pilgrims perform hajj 1438 according to the procedures followed by all Muslim countries," the official Saudi Press Agency said, referring to ...
Riyadh and Tehran have no diplomatic relations, and tensions remain as Sunni-majority Saudi Arabia repeatedly accuses Iran of fueling regional conflicts by supporting armed Shiite movements in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain. But the Saudi Hajj ministry ...
According to official sources that spoke to The Indian Express the points of target included a dargah in Barabanki, the Bara Imambara in Lucknow and a leading Shia cleric. Syed Mir Husain was arrested from Pipariya in Hoshangabad district few hours ...
A dargah (shrine) in Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh, the Bara Imambara in Lucknow and a leading Shia cleric were among the targets of the three men who allegedly set off a bomb in the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train on March 7, The Indian Express has ...
On 11 March 2017 Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, formerly Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian affiliate of al-Qaeda, carried out two bombing attacks in Damascus, killing 59 people, mostly Shia pilgrims from Iraq visiting holy sites. But the Syrian arm of al-Qaeda, while ...
But it is also a land of holy shrines, which have drawn Shiite Muslims from all over the world for decades. During the 1980s pilgrims travelled freely through Iraq, criss-crossing the country by road to several holy sites. Yet everywhere there were ...
The official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) stated: "The Ministry of Haj and Umrah and the Iranian Organization for Haj and Ziyarah have completed all the necessary measures to ensure Iranian pilgrims perform Haj 1438 according to the procedures followed by ...
Recent deadly attacks inside government-held cities, on a military intelligence headquarters in Homs and on Iraqi Shiite pilgrims in Damascus, underline the threat, which Assad's refusal to compromise could magnify. "If you're Iran and Russia and you ...
They include two attacks earlier in March that killed at least 40 people, mostly Shiite pilgrims, in Damascus, and another synchronized attack last month by insurgents storming heavily guarded security offices in the central city of Homs and then ...


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