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The effect of Shi’ah and Sunni unity on the unity of Islamic society

The effect of Shi’ah and Sunni unity on the unity of Islamic society

Hujjat al-Islam Hoseyni-Shahroudi said, “The enemies are seeking to divide Muslims, but they ‎are prevented from doing so through the unity and brotherhood of the different classes of ‎understanding people.”‎ RNA – Hujjat al-Islam Sayyed Mohammad Hoseyni-Shahroudi, the representative of the ‎Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Iran’s western...

Iraq’s top Shi’ah cleric urges end of bloodshed, warns of civil war

Iraq’s top Shi’ah cleric urges end of bloodshed, warns of civil war

Ayatollah al-Sistani has urged the end of bloodshed in ‎the Arab country, warning of a civil war and chaos after dozens of deaths during the recent ‎wave of protest rallies across Iraq.‎ RNA – Iraq’s top Shi’ah cleric Ayatollah Sayyid Ali al-Sistani has urged the end of bloodshed in ‎the Arab country, warning of a civil war and chaos after dozens of...

Through heavy propaganda, the enemies seek to isolate Shi’ism and its clergy

Through heavy propaganda, the enemies seek to isolate Shi’ism and its clergy

Referring to the enemies’ attempts to weaken religious belief in society, Ayatollah Reza ‎Ostadi said, “there is heavy propaganda against Shi’ism and the Shi’ah clergy and they are ‎being vilified to diminish their popularity and isolate them.” ‎ RNA – Speaking at a ceremony marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Ali al-Ridha at ‎the office of...

New chairman of Afghanistan Shia Council elected

New chairman of Afghanistan Shia Council elected

The new chairman of the Shia Ulema (scholars) Council of Afghanistan was elected during the council’s meeting. RNA - The new chairman of the Shia Ulema (scholars) Council of Afghanistan was elected during the council’s meeting.According to Ava news agency, the 15th general assembly of the council was held in Kabul on Saturday.In the session, Ayatollah Salehi...

Top Iraqi Shia cleric urges Baghdad to properly investigate protest deaths

Top Iraqi Shia cleric urges Baghdad to properly investigate protest deaths

Iraq’s most prominent Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani has called on the Baghdad government to launch a thorough investigation into the wave of violence during recent protests against corruption, staggering youth unemployment and poor public services, which started in the capital and then spread to other cities. RNA - In a statement read out by his...

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...

Those who provoke divisions between Sunni and Shia work for the enemy

Those who provoke divisions between Sunni and Shia work for the enemy

The representative of the supreme leader to the Revolutionary Corps, saying that those who provoke divisions between the Shia and Sunni work for the enemy, maintained, “Creation of divisions between Shia and Sunni only benefits the enemy.” RNA - Hujjat al-Islam Abdullah Haji Sadeqi, the representative of the supreme leader to the Revolutionary Corps, speaking in...

The Muslim world should stand united against the "Deal of the Century"

The Muslim world should stand united against the "Deal of the Century"

The endowments secretary of the Lebanese Supreme Islamic Shia Council pointed out that Muslim and Arab countries should become united against the Deal of the Century and don’t confine to slogans. RNA - The endowments secretary of the Lebanese Supreme Islamic Shia Council and the prayer leader of as-Safa mosque in Beirut, Sheikh Hassan Sharifa, making a speech,...

The Late Ayatollah Boroujerdi removed Shi’ism from isolation

The Late Ayatollah Boroujerdi removed Shi’ism from isolation

Referring to the existential attributes of the late Ayatollah Boroujerdi, Hujjat al-Islam Ansarian ‎emphasized that he removed the Shi’ah school of thought from isolation by engaging ‎positively with Sunni scholars.‎ RNA – A ceremony was held on commemorate the sixtieth anniversary of the death of Grand ‎Ayatollah Seyyed Hoseyn Boroujerdi on the evening...

Al Khalifah regime continues to stifle religious freedoms in Bahrain

Al Khalifah regime continues to stifle religious freedoms in Bahrain

Rasa – The al-Wefaq National Islamic Society ‎responded to the Al Khalifah regime’s threats ‎of prosecution of the followers of the pages of revolutionaries on social media networks and ‎‎“This regime is superior to all other regimes ‎in regard to its oppression and tyranny‎‎.”‎ RNA – In a statement, Bahrain’s Al Khalifah regime announced...