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Londoners protest outside Saudi embassy to mark Sheikh Nimr's execution

SHAFAQNA - Londoners protest outside Saudi embassy to mark Sheikh Nimr's execution. Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr was executed by Saudi Wahhabis on 2nd January 2016.  

Sheikh Nimr to Be Commemorated

SHAFAQNA- The city’s Fatimiyun religious center will host the program forty days after the execution of the cleric by the Saudi regime. The Riyadh regime executed Sheikh Nimr, along 46 others, on January 2. The cleric was beheaded after…

Sunni and Shia organisations, leaders and activists in the UK deplore executions by Saudi

Shafaqna (international Shia News Agency) - Sunni and Shia organisations, leaders and activists in the UK released statement over Saudi’s execution of Sheikh Nimr as follows: "We, the undersigned, deplore the execution of prominent Shia…

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani severely condemned the execution of Sheikh Nimr

SHAFAQNA - Following the execution of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr on January 2, 2016, the Grand Ayatollah Sistani issued a statement in which he condemned the death of the prominent cleric. A man of peace, for whom justice and freedom remained important…

Al-Khoei Foundation strongly denounced the execution of Sheikh Nimr Baqir Al-Nimr

Shafaqna - Al-Khoei Foundation issued the following statement in response to the execution of Sheikh Al-Nimr and three other Shia Muslim activists in Saudi Arabia: "The Foundation deplores the execution of prominent Shia Muslim scholar, Sheikh…