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First Islamic State Celebrates Anniversary

Frontpage, by Kenneth R. Timmerman, Feb. 11, 2016:

The first Islamic State since World War II celebrates its anniversary this week. And it isn’t the one you might think. 1,085 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Six Killed In Saudi Arabia Office Shooting

At least six people have been killed, after a gunman opened fire, at an education department office, in southern Saudi Arabia. 157 more words

World

Shia-Sunni Conflict [Image]

This single image that explains Saudi-Iranian conflict.

Religion

Fifth Edition

The dangers lurking in the U.N.’s new plan to prevent violent extremism

Richard Atwood, Reuters

The United Nation’s Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, recently released a new plan called the plan of action to prevent violent extremism. 229 more words

Middle East

Constantine

*All dates got pushed back a day because of important work*

Constantine is a 2005 fantasy/action film starring Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Shia LaBeouf, Tilda Swinton, Djimon Hounsou, Gavin Rossdale, and Peter Stormare. 305 more words

Movie Reviews

Iran

Isfahan, Iran – Mescid in Isfahan, 05/10/2000 Photo by Bikem Ekberzade

Isfahan, Iran – Mescid in Isfahan, 05/10/2000 Photo by Bikem Ekberzade

Isfahan, Iran – Entrance to the Mesjid in Isfahan, 05/10/2000 Photo by Bikem Ekberzade… 84 more words

Bikem Ekberzade

Religious diplomacy in Iraq

In Shia Muslims’ holiest site, a new openness to other faiths

Dec 5th 2015 

CORDIAL encounters between representatives of different creeds are common enough in the Western world, whether the organisers are universities, governments or NGOs. 1,179 more words

Asia