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Hezbollah condemns Bahraini regime’s crime of executing three youths

 Hezbollah denounced the Bahraini regime’s crime of executing the three innocent youths, highlighting the testimonies of the various watchdogs which considered the executions as illegal murders. In a statement issued on Sunday, Hezbollah said that the Arab regimes and the Western countries are responsible for the Bahraini regime’s crime for they protect its major oppression against the Bahrainis, through confiscating their ...

Bahraini regime executes 3 Shiite activists amid public anger

Bahrain has executed three anti-regime Shia activists over their alleged role in a 2014 bomb attack, amid widespread public anger against the death verdicts.The regime in Manama carried out the death verdicts on Sunday in defiance of ongoing protest rallies across the kingdom.The rallies began on Saturday and lasted into Sunday, when the outraged public marched across the capital Manama and the northeastern villages of Nuwaidrat and al-Dair ...

Professor Ansarian’s message of condolence following the death of deceased Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani

In The Name of Allah Most Gracious Most Merciful With all regret and sorrow I was informed of the demise of the deceased Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani who used to be a real hero and server of The Islamic Revolution. This devotee and zealot human used to be one of the first partners and helpers of Imam Khomeini (Allah's Mercy on him) and was one of the hardworking and diligent hero of the Revolution. Tafsir Rahnama is a contemporary 20 volume ...

Syrian forces kill ISIS security chief near Homs

Syrian forces on Thursday launched an offensive on ISIS terrorists strongholds in the central governorate of Homs, killing and wounding several militants, activists reported. At least four ISIS terrorists were killed and over a dozen were wounded after the Syrian army bombed the group’s headquarters in eastern Homs with heavy artillery. Abu Hafs al-Mashrifi, the ISIS chief of security in Homs, was among those killed in Thursday’s ...

Bahraini forces injure teenager in anti-regime gathering

A Bahraini teenager has sustained injuries after regime forces fired tear gas and shots to disperse a group of teenage students holding an anti-regime gathering in the eastern part of the kingdom.Local sources said the students had come together outside their school building on Sitra Island, situated 5 kilometers south of the capital, Manama, on Wednesday morning.Regime forces, however, intervened, firing rubber-coated steel bullets and tear gas ...

Yemen's Ansarullah hails Ayatollah Rafsanjani’s efforts for uniting Muslim communities against US, Israel

Leader of Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement paid tribute to former Iranian president Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, who died on Sunday, for his efforts to unite Muslim communities against the US and Israel. In a message on Monday, Abdul-Malik al-Houthi expressed his condolences over passing of the prominent Iranian cleric and politician, saying the deceased had gained a reputation for supporting the Islamic resistance movements in ...

Pig's snout left at Cape Town mosque

 In a whatsapp message, a representative from the mosque said: “Some terrible news. This morning after fajr (morning prayers) a pig’s nose and blood was left on the Simon’s Town mosque’s door.”MJC member Imam Fuad Samaai, who lodged a case of crimen injuria with the police, said the pig’s blood and snout were found outside the mosque early Saturday.He suspects it was placed there overnight.“It is an ...

Nine Shia Miners Martyred by Gunmen in Northern Afghanistan

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the killings in the remote district of Tala Wa Barfak, but the government blamed ISIS terrorists who are making steady inroads into Afghanistan. "Nine coalminers were martyred by unknown gunmen in Tala wa Barfak. They were heading home when their vehicle were stopped by gunmen," district governor Faiz Mohammad Amiri told AFP. The governor of central Bamiyan province, apparently where the ...

4 Shiites Wounded One martyred in Terrorist Attack on a Taxi in Quetta

Five members of Quetta's Hazara community were targeted attack by Takfiri terrorists on Friday when they were traveling by taxi. The incident took place on Spini Road in the Qila Mubarak area, where assailants shot and injured the ...

Imam Khamenei: Enemy seeks to eliminate factors of national power

On the anniversary of the January 9th, 1978 uprising, and the anniversary eve of Hazrat Fatima Massouma's (as) demise, thousands of people from Qom met with Ayatollah Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, this morning January 8, 2017. In this meeting Ayatollah Khamenei pointed to the enemies’ efforts against Iran’s dignity and independence by stating, "The enemy seeks to eliminate factors of national power and attacks ...

Imam Khamenei: If not in Syria, Iran should have fought Takfiris inside its borders

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said Iran could have fought a war inside its borders if the enemy threats had not been thwarted in Syria. “If the ill-wishers and seditionists, who are the puppets of the US and Zionism, had not been confronted [in Syria], we should have stood against them in Tehran, Fars, Khorasan and Esfahan,” Ayatollah Khamenei said in remarks published Thursday. The Leader made ...

Nigerian forces fire tear gas to disperse peaceful protesters demanding Sheikh Zakzaky's release

Nigerian Police in Kaduna, teargassed hundreds of brothers and sisters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria(IMN) during a peaceful free Sheikh Zakzaky protest staged in the city. (AhlulBayt News Agency) - On Monday evening, 2/1/2017, Nigerian Police in Kaduna, teargassed hundreds of brothers and sisters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria(IMN) during a peaceful free Sheikh Zakzaky protest staged in the city. The protest peacefully kicked up at ...

Bahraini people march in Manama at first anniversary of Sheikh Nimr's execution

- People have staged separate demonstrations in Bahrain to voice their continued support for the cause championed by Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr, a Saudi Shia cleric who was executed by Saudi Arabian authorities one year ago.On Monday, demonstrators took to the streets in the northern village of al-Musalla on the western outskirts of the capital, Manama, carrying pictures of the religious figure, who was an outspoken critic of the Riyadh ...

ISIS members attack a police station in Samarra, Iraq

Five assailants wearing explosive belts have attempted an attack on a police station in the Iraqi city of Samarra.  Presstv reported that according to local press reports, the assailants approached the Mutawakil police station in Samarra's al-Sekek neighborhood on Monday but were identified before they were able to detonate their explosives of their own accord.There were conflicting reports on the circumstances around the attempted attack. ...

Lack of Spirituality, Divine Values Blight on Western Civilization: Imam Khamenei

Scientific progress by itself will fail to bring prosperity to a country and nation but scientific advances must be accompanied by supreme spiritual values in order to prepare the ground for managing the country’s affairs and turning it into a model for the region, the Muslim community and the world at large, Imam Khamenei said. Imam Khamenei cited moral, intellectual and practical deviations, the collapse of family ...

Sayyed Nasrallah: Turkey supported Daesh more than any country / Aleppo battle a major victory

Hezbollah Secretary General His Eminence Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah delivered on Friday a speech in which he tackled various regional and internal titles.Addressing thousands of Hezbollah university students, Sayyed Nasrallah congratulated the Muslims, Christians and all Lebanese over the blessed birth of the Noble Prophet and his grandson Imam Sadiq [PBUH] and the birth of Jesus the Christ.In parallel, His Eminence extended gratitude to the ...

Imam Khamenei: Nuclear weapons prohibited, but conventional armament every nation’s inalienable right

- On Tuesday December 27, 2016—at the beginning of his Dars-e Kharej lecture, and ahead of of the December 29, 2009 epic anniversary event, Ayatollah Khamenei mentioned a narration by the Holy Prophet (saw); wherein, he states that goodness and prosperity can be achieved in human societies by possessing power. Ayatollah Khamenei stated: "Arrogant powers, like the United States, pursue social prosperity and what they call 'American ...

Dozens of Danish ISIS terrorists received state benefits

At least 36 people who are known by authorities to have left Denmark to join the ranks of ISIS terrorists continued to receive welfare payments, according to the Ekstra Bladet newspaper. Thirty-four alleged terrorists received cash benefits from municipal authorities, and two others from private but heavily state-subsidized funds. The newspaper obtained the figures from the Danish Employment Ministry through a freedom of information request. ...

Bombings, mortar attacks kill 10 civilians across Iraq

Police and medical officials in Iraq say at least ten people have been killed in a series of bombings and mortar strikes across the country as government forces and allied fighters press ahead with a massive operation to flush Daesh Takfiri terrorists out of the northern city of Mosul.Sadiq al-Husseini, the chairman of the security committee in Diyala provincial council, told Arabic-language al-Sumaria television network that one policeman had ...

Sayyed Nasrallah: Turkey supported Daesh more than any country / Aleppo battle a major victory

Hezbollah Secretary General His Eminence Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah delivered on Friday a speech in which he tackled various regional and internal titles.Addressing thousands of Hezbollah university students, Sayyed Nasrallah congratulated the Muslims, Christians and all Lebanese over the blessed birth of the Noble Prophet and his grandson Imam Sadiq [PBUH] and the birth of Jesus the Christ.In parallel, His Eminence extended gratitude to the ...