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The Resistance Clerics Union calls for adhering to Islamic Unity in the face of powers of Zionism

Beirut, SANA – Grand Mufti Sheikh Ahmad Bad-Eddin Hassoun slammed the double standards of the western leaders on Islam.

Hassoun’s criticism came during the launching of the International Union of Resistance Clerics in the framework of a conference held in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday with a massive presence of Muslim scholars, intellectuals and political figures from Arab and Islamic countries including Iran, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Turkey. 584 more words

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Iraq: Arab Sunnis unhappy with both Daesh and Baghdad

This is a great report from NIQASH on the attitude among non-Daesh Sunni factions in Iraq, who seem to have mostly had enough of the “Islamic State” but haven’t seen nearly enough out of the Abadi government for them to start working with Baghdad: 332 more words


Sectarian Family Values...

This is the second instalment in a blog series I’m doing on Sectarian influences on gender equality and human rights.

(Original post on: South African Secular Society – blog… 146 more words



 From In Gaza

-by Tim Anderson, Jun 29, 2013

Attacks on the Syrian Arab Army have come from all sides, most western media claiming it has been ‘brutal’, defends a ‘dictatorship’ or represents an ‘Alawite regime’. 1,691 more words

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Saudi Arabia sentences Sheikh Nimr to death

A protester holds up a picture of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr during a rally at the coastal town of Qatif, against Sheikh Nimr’s arrest in this 8 July 2012 file photo. 754 more words