Archive "Scholars"

Nigeria court rejects Shia cleric’s lawsuit against army

Nigeria court rejects Shia cleric’s lawsuit against army

Press Shia - A Nigerian court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, the jailed leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), against the country’s military over its human rights violations. Press Shia - The Federal High Court in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna on Friday rejected the suit by the prominent Shia cleric, who was seeking 5.6 million dollars in...

Saudi crimes due to their hatred toward the Ahlul-Bayt, pure Muhammadan Islam

Saudi crimes due to their hatred toward the Ahlul-Bayt, pure Muhammadan Islam

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Saidi said that the crimes that are being committed today by Saudi Arabia and the misguided Wahhabi sect against Yemen, Bahrain, Iraq and Syria are all due to their hatred toward the Ahlul-Bayt and pure Muhammadan Islam of which the Islamic Republic of Iran is the flagbearer of today.Press Shia Agency – In his Friday prayer sermon delivered to a large and...

Ayatollah Arafi writes letter to Ayatollah Sistani following the liberation of Mosul

Ayatollah Arafi writes letter to Ayatollah Sistani following the liberation of Mosul

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Arafi has written a letter to Ayatollah al-Sistani following the liberation of the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group.Press Shia – In a letter to Ayatollah Sayyid Ali al-Sistani, Ayatollah Ali-Reza Arafi, the director of the Islamic Seminaries of Iran, offered his congratulations to His Eminence and to the Iraqi people on the eve of...

Daesh’s downfall is a lesson for mercenaries in the world

Daesh’s downfall is a lesson for mercenaries in the world

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Makarem-Shirazi issued a statement on the occasion of the fall of Daesh in Mosul and offered his congratulations on this great victory to the Iraqi people and to Ayatollah al-Sistani, who issued the jihad fatwa in 2014 which made this victory possible. Press Shia – Grand Ayatollah Naser Makarem-Shirazi, an Iranian source of emulation, has issued a letter to...

Senior Cleric Condemns Saudi Regime for Massacring Civilians in Yemen

Senior Cleric Condemns Saudi Regime for Massacring Civilians in Yemen

Press Shia - Tehran's provisional Friday Prayers Leader Hojjatoleslam Kazzem Seddiqi blasted the Riyadh government for ts continued massacre of civilians in Yemen. Press Shia - Addressing a large and fervent congregation of the people on Tehran University campus on Friday, Hojjatoleslam Seddiqi said, "The people of Yemen are under the harshest economic and military pressures while their...

The US has not abandoned its evil practices against Iran

The US has not abandoned its evil practices against Iran

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Narimani stressed that the United States is the long-standing enemy of the Islamic Republic of Iran.Press Shia Agency – In an interview with Press Shia Agency News Agency, Hujjat al-Islam Aman Narimani, the representative of the people of Kermanshah in the Assembly of Experts, emphasized that the United States is the long-standing enemy of the Islamic...

Regional events will not lead Hezbollah to neglect the fight against Israel

Regional events will not lead Hezbollah to neglect the fight against Israel

Press Shia – Hujjat al-Islam Qawouq stressed that domestic and regional issues would never cause Hezbollah to neglect the fight against the main enemy of the Islamic world, Israel.Press Shia Agency – Speaking at a ground-breaking ceremony for the Ahlul-Bayt Husayniyah in the southern Lebanese village of Blida, Hujjat al-Islam Nabil Qawouq, a member of the Central Council of the Islamic...

The anniversary of the destruction of Jannat al-Baqi’ is a day of mourning for Muslims

The anniversary of the destruction of Jannat al-Baqi’ is a day of mourning for Muslims

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Nouri-Hamadani called the anniversary of the destruction of the mausoleums of the Imams in Madinah’s Jannat al-Baqi’ cemetery as a day of mourning for all Muslims.Press Shia – On the 92nd anniversary of the destruction of Madinah’s Jannat al-Baqi’ Cemetery, Grand Ayatollah Hoseyn Nouri-Hamadani issued a statement condemning the destruction of...

Self-proclaimed Daesh government has been slaughtered in Iraq

Self-proclaimed Daesh government has been slaughtered in Iraq

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam al-Qubanchi offered his congratulations on the liberation of Mosul and said, “The self-proclaimed Daesh government has been slaughtered in Iraq.”Press Shia – In his Friday prayer sermon delivered to a large and fervent crowd of believers in the Iraqi city of Najaf’s al-Fatimiyah al-Kubra Husayniyah, Hujjat al-Islam Sayyid Sadruddin al-Qubanchi...

Iraqi PM hails top Shia cleric Ayatollah Sistani’s role in terror fight

Iraqi PM hails top Shia cleric Ayatollah Sistani’s role in terror fight

The Iraqi premier has thanked top Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani for his contribution to the fight against Daesh terrorists, saying his 2014 religious decree (fatwa), which mobilized volunteer forces behind army troops on the battlefield, “saved” the Arab state. Press Shia - In June 2014, shortly after Daesh unleashed its terror campaign in Iraq, Ayatollah Sistani issued a...