Archive "Scholars"

Dependence on the West has never been reassuring

Dependence on the West has never been reassuring

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Mo’allemi said, “Experiences have proven to us that dependency ‎on the West has never been reassuring and has always been accompanied by many ‎problems.”‎Press Shia – Speaking during a meeting with the director and the deputies of the office of ‎punishments for the government of Mazandaran province in Sari, Hujjat al-Islam Ali...

The declining US seeks to misrepresent the truth about Iran

The declining US seeks to misrepresent the truth about Iran

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Mojtahed-Shabestari said that today the United States is in a weak ‎position and is in decline and said, “The Americans are trying to misrepresent the truth with ‎the tool of the media.”‎Press Shia Agency – In an exclusive interview with Press Shia Agency News Agency, Hujjat al-Islam Javad Mojtahed-‎Shabestari, the representative of the...

Bahraini scholars condemn life sentence given to opposition leader

Bahraini scholars condemn life sentence given to opposition leader

Press Shia Agency - Bahraini scholars have strongly condemned the recent life sentence handed down to prominent Bahraini Shia cleric and opposition leader, Sheikh Ali Salman, stating that the ruling Al Khalifah regime has lost its legitimacy. Press Shia Agency - The scholars, in a statement released on Monday, decried the verdict issued against the 53-year-old secretary general of the...

The Islamic Resistance Rront is achieving victory over US sanctions

The Islamic Resistance Rront is achieving victory over US sanctions

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Safiuddin responded to the new American sanctions on Iran and said, ‎‎“We don’t expect anything but for the United States to increase their sanctions, attacks and ‎aggression against Hezbollah.”‎ Press Shia – In an speech, Hujjat al-Islam Sayyid Hashim Safiuddin, the chairman of the Executive ‎Council of Hezbollah, described the...

Salman sentence proves Bahrain regime incorrigible

Salman sentence proves Bahrain regime incorrigible

Press Shia - The life sentence handed down by an appellate court in Bahrain to prominent Shia cleric and opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman proves that the ruling Al Khalifah regime cannot be reformed, says an activist. Press Shia Agency - “Of course Sheikh Ali and the group with him, al-Wefaq, thought in 2005-2006 that they would be able to reform this regime from within by taking...

Life Sentences for Bahrain Opposition Figures

Life Sentences for Bahrain Opposition Figures

Press Shia Agency - Bahrain's appeals court sentenced three senior members of the country's opposition movement to life in prison over charges of spying for neighboring Qatar, according to a statement from the public prosecutor. Press Shia Agency - The verdict against Sheikh Ali Salman, who headed the now-outlawed al-Wefaq movement, as well as Sheikh Hassan Sultan and Ali al-Aswad came on...

The Iranian nation will overcome the sanctions ‎

The Iranian nation will overcome the sanctions ‎

Press Shia – Speaking in regard to the United States’ new sanctions targeting Iranian oil on ‎November 4th, Ayatollah Hoseyni-Bushehri said, “Once again, Iran will overcome the crippling ‎sanctions that the enemies have drawn up and planned against the nation of Iran.”‎ Press Shia – Ayatollah Seyyed Hashem Hoseyni-Bushehri, the secretary of the Supreme Council of ‎the...

Problems facing the transportation of pilgrims during Arba’in must be solved

Problems facing the transportation of pilgrims during Arba’in must be solved

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam al-Safi appreciated the officials for their efforts during the recent ‎Arba’in pilgrimage and stressed the problems encountered in the transportation of pilgrims ‎must be solved.‎Press Shia – During his Friday prayer sermon delivered to a large crowd of believers and mourners ‎at the Holy Shrine of Imam al-Husayn in the Iraqi city of...

The slogan ‘Down with America’ is resonating more than ever

The slogan ‘Down with America’ is resonating more than ever

Press Shia – Ayatollah Arafi stressed, “The slogan ‘Down with America’ means the solidarity of the ‎Islamic ummah and confrontation against the evil governments, of which the United States ‎and Israel are at the head of.” Press Shia Agency – In his Friday prayer sermon to a large and fervent crowd of believers at Qom’s Qods ‎Prayer Hall, Ayatollah Alireza Arafi...

‎‘Iraq’s top cleric urged Shi’ah forces to shield Sunnis’‎

‎‘Iraq’s top cleric urged Shi’ah forces to shield Sunnis’‎

Press Shia Agency – Iraq’s top cleric Ayatollah al-Sistani has urged the Shi’ah forces of Popular ‎Mobilization Forces to sacrifice their lives to protect Sunni families who are under relentless ‎attacks by Daesh, an Iranian official says.‎Press Shia – Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali al-Sistani was quoted as saying by Ayatollah Mohsen ‎Ayatollah Araki, the Secretary General of...