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Al Manar
About 7 days ago

Israeli Actions Threaten to Ignite 'Religious War' in Region: Arab League

The Arab League warned about the consequences of the Zionist regime's deliberate actions targeting the status quo at the al-Aqsa Mosque's compound. The regional grouping's Secretariat General issued the warning on Sunday, the day that marks the anniversary of the Nakba [Catastrophe]. Thousands of Palestinians and their supporters hold monumental rallies each year to mark the 1948 occasion, which saw the ‘Israeli’ occupation regime claiming existence following a heavily-Western-backed war against regional ...
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Al Manar
Al Manar
About 20 days ago

Muslims in Iran, Other Countries Gather En Masse in Eid Al-Fitr Celebration

Muslims in Iran and some other countries celebrated Eid al-Fitr on Tuesday at the end of the holy month of Ramadan, with worshippers across the country gathering en masse to hold prayers in the morning to mark the festive occasion. The Office of Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei announced that Tuesday was Eid al-Fitr after receiving multiple reports from reliable religious scholars and credible sources on the sighting ...
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Al Manar
Al Manar
About 21 days ago

Muslims Celebrate Eid al-Fitr, Mark End of Fasting Month of Ramadan

Millions of people in more than a dozen Muslim countries are celebrating Eid al-Fitr at the end of the holy month of Ramadan after the new moon of the lunar calendar month of Shawwal was sighted on Sunday night. Muslim worshipers who had fasted for a month took part in Eid prayers in Turkey, Yemen, Syria, Palestine, most Persian Gulf Arab kingdoms, and countries in North Africa on the morning of the ...
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Al Manar
Al Manar
About 307 days ago

Pilgrims Stone the Devil with Sanitized Pebbles in Hajj Ritual

Muslim pilgrims cast sanitize pebbles on Monday as they took part in the “stoning of the devil”, the major ritual of Hajj which is again under tight coronavirus restrictions. From first light, small groups of pilgrims made their way across the Valley of Mina near Mecca in western Saudi Arabia to symbolically “humiliate” the devil at the Jamrah Al Aqaba mosque. Wearing masks and the ihram, the pilgrim’s seamless white garment, ...
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Al Manar
Al Manar
About 345 days ago

Algeria Election: Voting Under Way in Parliamentary Poll

Algeria was voting Saturday in a parliamentary election overshadowed by a crackdown on a long-running protest movement that has campaigned for a mass boycott. Pro-government parties have urged a big turnout for the 'crucial vote' which they hope will restore stability after two years of turmoil since the forced resignation of veteran president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. The protest movement, which had held weekly demonstrations for reform until they were effectively banned last month, ...
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Al Manar
Al Manar
About 362 days ago

OIC Asks UN to Form Unprecedented Panel to Look into Israeli Violations in Palestine

ciesMember states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation are calling on the UN Human Rights Council to set up a permanent commission to report on human rights violations BY THE Israeli occupation. The move comes in the wake of the Israeli aggression on Gaza which lasted for 11 days earlier this month. If passed, it would mark an unprecedented level of scrutiny authorized by the UN’s top human rights body. The proposal ...
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Al Manar
Al Manar
About 573 days ago

Muslims Protest Worldwide against French Abuse of Islam

Muslims around the world continued their condemnation of and protests against the French abuse of Islam and Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) as the President Emmanuel Macron insisted on allowing cartoons which insult the Holy Prophet. In this regard, the IRGC issued a statement in which it considered that the French instigation against Islam is a new black point in the record of the French leadership and President Macron, confirming that the anti-Islam scheme ...
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Al Manar
About 623 days ago

Sudan Declares State of Emergency After Deadly Floods

Sudan's Security and Defense Council declared a national state of emergency for three months because of floods that have killed 99 people this year. The council also designated Sudan a natural disaster zone, state-run Sudan News Agency [SUNA] reported on Saturday. Meanwhile, the Sudanese minister of labor and social development said in addition to the deaths, floods this year have injured 46 people, inflicted damage on more than half a million people ...
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Al Manar
About 637 days ago

Morocco Rejects Normalizing Ties with Zionist Regime: PM

Moroccan Prime Minister Saad Dine El Otmani on Sunday strongly opposed any normalization of relations with the Zionist regime. “We refuse any normalization with the Zionist entity because this emboldens it to go further in breaching the rights of the Palestinian people,” he told his Islamist PJD party. Morocco has cut its relations with the Zionist regime after the start of Palestinian intifada since 2000, according to Reuters. Earlier, PJD Party in ...
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