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` Police Arrest Six Men Suspected of Killings and Assassinations Connected to Lashkar-i-Jhangvi '

#AceNewsServices – ISLAMABAD – April 18 – Police said on Friday they have arrested six men suspected of being behind a string of high-profile killings and assassination attempts linked to a banned sectarian group. 348 more words

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Directions for Seekers ~ Shaykh Muhammad Abul Huda al-Yaqoubi


O my disciple, upright seeker!
Distract not yourself by others on board,
Never turn to other than Allah The Creator,
He is Your Cherisher and Your Lord. 1,347 more words

World's Largest Refugee Camp

What happens when you mix a Sunni/Shia conflict with Israeli attacks and over a million refuges? Lebanon!

That’s right, one of the world’s largest ‘refugee camps’ is constantly under threat  of civil and interstate war. 244 more words


Will Iraq Fracture?

A great piece in the CSM asking will the country of Iraq fracture into separate nations that will be determined by ethnicity, religion, or simple economic interests. 23 more words

Lebanon's FIRST Domestic Violence LAW...

Domestic violence against women is a contentious social issue in Lebanon. In spite of the fact that Lebanon is known as the most democratic country in the Middle East, … 290 more words

Lebanon and Domestic Violence

Marking International Women’s Day in Beirut this year was a march protesting against domestic violence. According to an article first published by Aljazeera, the issue first rose to public attention when Lebanese “took to social media following the deaths of two women, in order to condemn a seven month delay in passing the domestic violence law”.  508 more words

Lebanon: on the edge of the Syrian Civil War

Lebanon is a complex state, riddled with diverse political and religious factions. This secular yet fractured state has endured numerous adversities including 20 years of occupation by Israel and Syria and 15 years of bloody, multifaceted civil war. 618 more words