JNN 12 Sept 2013 Baghdad : A bombing against a mosque used by Shia worshippers when they were streaming out was the deadliest of attacks across Iraq that left 35 dead on Wednesday, part of a surge in violence. Continue reading
JNN 29 Aug 2013 BAGHDAD – At least 71 people were killed and 201 wounded in A coordinated wave of bombings which tore through Shiite Muslim areas in and around the Iraqi capital, Baghdad early Wednesday, police and medical sources said. Continue reading
JNN 02 Aug 2013 Jakarta : Sampang’s persecuted Shiite Muslim minority, fearful of another round of forced conversions by Wahabi Muslims, called on President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to ensure their religious freedom after a forum meant to negotiate the exiled group’s homecoming placed the matter in the hands of Wahabi clerics accused of inciting sectarian tensions in Madura Island.
JNN 15 July 2013 Stockholm : Swedish Muslims north of the Arctic circle have long waited for and feared this summer. When the sun never sets, they have pondered how to observe Ramadan, when devout Muslims fast from sun up to sun down for a month. Continue reading
JNN 6 June 2013 Sana : Tens of thousands of Yemeni Shi’ite protestors have buried the remains of the founder of the Houthi group, nine years after he was killed in fighting with government forces. Continue reading
JNN 18 Dec 2012 Manama : Security forces in Bahrain fired tear gas ,stun grenades and arrested protesters Monday to break up protests after calls by anti-government groups during marches in the traditional market area of the Gulf nation’s capital, forcing many businesses to close. Continue reading