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Sheikh Salman’s life term shows Bahrain judiciary is corrupt & politicized, Wefaq says

Sheikh Salman’s life term shows Bahrain judiciary is corrupt & politicized, Wefaq says

Bahrain's main opposition group, the al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, has strongly condemned the life sentence handed down to prominent Bahraini Shia cleric and opposition leader, Sheikh Ali Salman, stating that the ruling clearly shows that the kingdom’s judiciary is corrupt, politicized and excessively dependent. RNA - Al-Wefaq said in a statement released on...

Bahraini regime summons Shia clergyman for questioning

Bahraini regime summons Shia clergyman for questioning

Bahraini officials have summoned a Shia Muslim cleric for interrogation as the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown and persecution of members of the religious community in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom. RNA - The Arabic-language Lualua television network reported on Thursday that Bahraini security forces had ordered Sheikh...

Bahraini cleric arrested for participation in Ashoura mourning ceremony

Bahraini cleric arrested for participation in Ashoura mourning ceremony

A Bahraini cleric was arrested for participation in the mourning ceremony held on the Ashoura of this year. RNA - Bahraini security forces arrested Sheikh Saeed Asfour, a Shiite Bahraini cleric,  for attending in the mourning ceremony held on the Ashoura day of this year. Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society of Bahrain, through a tweet, announced that Bahraini...

Al Khalifah regime proved its lack of Arab nobility by supporting Israel’s attack on Iraq

Al Khalifah regime proved its lack of Arab nobility by supporting Israel’s attack on Iraq

The Friday prayer leader of Baghdad noted, “The Al Khalifah regime’s support for the attack ‎by the Zionist regime on the Popular Mobilization Forces ‎‎proved the falsehood of the pro-‎slogans of this dynasty.” ‎ According to Rasa News Agency’s correspondent in Najaf, Ayatollah Sayyid Yasin al-‎Musawi, the Friday prayer leader of Baghdad, said,...

Unequal citizenship mother of all crises in Bahrain

Unequal citizenship mother of all crises in Bahrain

The chairman of the Bahraini Centre for Dialogue and Tolerance, Hujjat al-Islam Meysam al-Salman, stated, “The unequal citizenship is the source of all crises in Bahrain and this country needs a true dialogue in this regard.” RNA - The chairman of the Bahraini Centre for Dialogue and Tolerance and the member of the Bahraini Advisory Board for Human Rights, Hujjat...

Those who follow the path of Imam Hussain (AS) won’t fail

Those who follow the path of Imam Hussain (AS) won’t fail

Hujjat al-Islam Sheikh Hassan Isa, a prisoner of ideology who is imprisoned by the House of Khalifa, extended condolences to the families of three Bahraini martyrs, Ahmad al-Malali, Ali al-Arab and Muhammad al-Mighdad. RNA - Hujjat al-Islam Sheikh Hassan Isa, a prisoner of ideology who is imprisoned by the House of Khalifa, extended condolences to the families of...

Statement by Ayatollah Isa Qasim following the martyrdoms of three Bahraini youths

Statement by Ayatollah Isa Qasim following the martyrdoms of three Bahraini youths

In the aftermath of the martyrdoms of three Bahraini youths, Ayatollah Isa Qasim issued a ‎statement in which he declared the blood of the martyrs as “eternal” and stressed that the ‎crimes of the Al Khalifah regime demonstrate the weakness of the regime.‎ RNA – Ayatollah Isa Qasim, the leader of Bahrain’s oppressed Shi’ah Muslim majority, issued ‎a...

Al Khalifa and Bahrain judicial officials should be executed according to the rules of Islam

Al Khalifa and Bahrain judicial officials should be executed according to the rules of Islam

Bahraini scholars, issuing a statement, announced that Al Khalifa (House of Khalifa) and Bahrain judicial officials are not qualified anymore and they should be executed according to Islamic rules. RNA - Bahraini scholars, in response to the execution of two Bahraini youths, issued a statement and announced that judges and other officials associated with House of...

Bahrain’s Top Cleric Censures US, Europe for Double Standard Approach to Human Rights

Bahrain’s Top Cleric Censures US, Europe for Double Standard Approach to Human Rights

Bahrain’s most senior Shiite cleric lashed out at Washington and its European allies for paradoxical words and actions in dealing with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). RNA - Addressing a conference under the heading “American Human Rights from the Supreme Leader’s Perspective” in a seminary school in Iran’s city of Qom on Wednesday, Sheikh...

The Deal of the Century will be turned into “the Slap of the Century”

The Deal of the Century will be turned into “the Slap of the Century”

The Cultural Deputy of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces stated, “The Power of the Resistance Front will turn the Deal of the Century into the Slap of the Century and this Front has been protected by God, the Sublime.” RNA - Sayyed Hashem al-Haydari, the Cultural Deputy of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (IPMF), making a speech in the International...