Entries by asadian

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Replica of Holy Grille of Imam Hussain (P) in front of Marble Arch

SHAFAQNA- Imam Hussain: The replica of the Holy Grille at the famous 19th-century British landmark – Marble Arch, was displayed by The Museum of Imam Hussein Holy Shrine . This was while the Muslim community in the British capital was reviving the mournful day of Ashura, which marks the martyrdom of Imam Hussein. “The Iraqi-made replica […]

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Beijing is launching a mini-Marshall Plan for the Middle East

SHAFAQNA- As President Xi Jinping impels China to take a more active role internationally, the Middle East is becoming one of its key staging grounds. Beijing is launching a mini-Marshall Plan for the Middle East and North Africa. China and the Middle East have mutual interests and their economic relationship is expanding beyond oil, which […]

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Turkey changed the street of the US embassy to the name of a Muslim fighter

SHAFAQNA- One more time, officials in Turkey have re-named the street in Ankara where a new US embassy building is located. Turkey announces the naming of the street in Ankara, where the embassy building is located, to Malcolm X.  Malcolm X was a Muslim politician and black rights defender in the United States who was eventually assassinated. He was a serious critic […]

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Iranian Lawyer: Saudi Arabia is a bargainer, won’t be boycotted

SHAFAQNA- “The reality is that the international arena are always pursuing their interests and Saudi Arabia has always been a bargainer. Never forgot that UN changed its vote on the Yemen’ worst humanitarian crisis, due to Riyadh’s threat to reduce financial support”, International law expert, Davoud Aghaei, said. Referring to the alleged murder of  Saudi […]

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Iran’s ambassador to Turkey denied the evacuation of Embassy

SHAFAQNA- In an interview with the IRNA, Iranian Ambassador to Turkey Mohammad Ebrahim Taherianfard said that the suicide attack on the Iran embassy in Ankara was only a threat, emphasizing that no special action was taken and the situation is under control. Taherianfard stressed that the threat was committed by an individual who allegedly referred to […]

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Photos: Arbaeen pilgrimages walk towards Karbala

SHAFAQNA- Arbaeen pilgrimages walk towards Karbala     Read more from Shafaqna: PHOTOS: THE 29TH ANNUAL ASHURA DAY PROCESSION HELD IN LONDON            Ashura 2018 in different Countries around the world +Video Abd al-Rahman Ibn Abd Rabbah al-Ansari al-Khazraji: the companion of Imam Hussayn (P) Flags of the shrines of Imam al-Hussayn (P) and Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas […]

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Video: Don’t Send Afghans Back

SHAFAQNA- She should be safe, not afraid. That’s why we protested this week, telling European politicians to Keep Afghans Safe, Don‘t Send Afghans Back. From 4 to 10th of October, all over Europe protests took place against the deportations of Afghans. Currently protests in multiple cities are announced, and this number is expected to grow in the […]

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Thousands of Iraqis seek posts in new cabinet

SHAFAQNA– Iraq’s new authorities determined that a novel option to recruit new ministers was to let members of the public apply for ministerial posts through a special government website. Adel Abdul Mahdi, nominee for Iraqi prime minister, welcomed applications from people with the “expertise, specialisations and practical experience” to join his ministerial team. The move is […]

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Saudi Arabia is facing political and economic isolation over Khashoggi’s fate

SHAFAQNA- The fate of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, assuming that his disappearance was the work of Saudi security and military officials, threatens to upend the fundaments of fault lines in the Middle East. There has been cold weather between Turkey and Saudi Arabia for a couple of years, and the relationship between Ankara and Riyadh with […]

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Iran has annihilated 300 terrorist groups

SHAFAQNA- Iranian Minister of Intelligence announced Iran has annihilated 300 terrorist groups. “ُSo far, Iran has discovered and destroyed 300 terrorist groups, and we perished members of these groups,” Seyyed Mahmood Alavi said on Sunday.   Read more on Shafaqna: AL-BAGHDADI SURVIVED IRANIAN ANTI-TERRORIST ATTACK           IRAN IS A GOOD PATTERN FOR FIGHTING TERRORISM IN ME            

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US-led coalition in Deir Ezzor: Evacuating ISIS members and using white phosphorus

SHAFAQNA- A week after Syrian publication accused US of transporting Daesh terrorists from Deir Ezzor, on Saturday local sources reported that US coalition strikes Syrian town using banned white phosphorus. War in Syria won’t end while the US remains there, as Sergey Lavrov, the Foreign Minister of Russia, told le Figaro.   The strikes, taking place Saturday across multiple […]

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The danger of moral collapse and death of the supreme values according to the Supreme Religious Authority

SHAFAQNA- Alkafeel: The Supreme Religious Authority: If we do not find an active and rapid reaction to the dangers we are leaving such as misinformation, lies and deception, it foreshadows the moral collapse and death of the supreme values and principles and the human conscience. The Supreme Religious Authority has shown that we live in an […]

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Flags of Imam al-Hussayn (P) and of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (P) fluttered in New York

SHAFAQNA- Alkafeel: For the first time In a ceremony in the state of New York, the delegation of the holy shrines of Imam al-Hussayn and of al-Abbas (peace be upon both of them), which is there to organize and participate in an international conference in the United Nations, raised the flags of the holy domes of the […]

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Syria: 125,000 Religious Tourists Visited Country

SHAFAQNA- Tariq Kerishati, Director General in Rif Damascus said that 125 thousand religious tourists visited religious sites in Syria since the beginning of the current year (for 10 months). The number of religious tourists entering Syria has risen by 50 percent since last year, Kerishati stressed in an interview with Al-Thawra newspaper. “There are several […]

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The Muslim Foundation in New York is visited by the delegations of holy shrines of Karbala

SHAFAQNA- Alkafeel: The holy shrines of Imam al-Hussayn and of al-Abbas (peace be upon both of them)’s joint delegation, visited one of the Islamic institutions in New York; the Muslim Foundation which houses the Masjid of Imam Ali (peace be upon him) and a number of other centers, and is considered the center of the Muslim community […]

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Russian tourism journalist at Imam Redha Holy Shrine

SHAFAQNA- Imam Hussain: Though it is a holy landmark for Shia people, Imam Redha Holy Shrine in the Iranian city of Mashhad attracts many foreign non-Muslim tourists and visitors from around the world. As most foreign travelers have acknowledged it, the Holy Shrine relaxes their hearts and provides a spiritually uplifting atmosphere amid its beautiful architecture […]

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In cooperation with holy shrines in Iraq, ICRC held a conference

SHAFAQNA- Alkafeel: The International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) holds a humanitarian dialogue conference “Links between the humanitarian and Islamic international law”, in cooperation with the department of religious preaching in the holy shrines of Imam Ali, of Imam al-Hussayn and of al-Abbas (peace be upon them), and in collaboration with the al-Abbas’s (p) Fighting Squad. The […]

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A German professor believes The Holy Quran is a document for all eras

SHAFAQNA- Imam Hussain:  Thomas Bauer, a professor of Islamic studies at the University of Münster in Germany, said: “The Holy Quran is a religious and literary document that benefits all the eras”. “The Europeans’ knowledge of Islam is largely inaccurate,” he continued. Bauer said in an interview with a German newspaper that there is no understanding […]

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Erdogan: Turkey military would launch a new operation across east of the River Euphrates

SHAFAQNA– Turkey would launch a new operation across east of the River Euphrates in Syria, removing the Syrian Kurdish forces from the area, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. We will soon destroy the terror nests in the east of the Euphrates River With the support of our commandos, Erdoğan said. The Syrian region east […]

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Successful Results of Sheikh Qassim’s Latest Surgery 

SHAFAQNA- The medical team tasked with caring for the Sheikh Issa Qassim revealed that the preliminary results of second complicated surgery carried out on his eyes have been announced positively, Shafaqna reported, citing LualuaTV channel. The doctor who carried out the second surgery on the eye of Shiekh Qassim said that “The first results of this operation […]

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The Preparatory Committee announced for the Hussayni Documentary Competition

SHAFAQNA- The Preparatory Committee announced the launch of the Hussayni Documentary Competition within the festival activities in the year 1440H (2019),  for the Spring of Martyrdom International Cultural Festival in its fifteenth edition (1440 AH / 2019). Those who wish to participate must read the terms and conditions of the competition and submit their participation according […]

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Najaf: Iraq’s city of bookshops in AFP report

SHAFAQNA- In an exclusive report from the Shiite scholarly city of Iraq, AFP dropped in Najaf bookstores.   Poetry and philosophy books compete with economic treatises on laden shelves in the covered alleyways of old Najaf in Iraq, the Koran and other theological tomes for students’ attention. Since leaving his native Bangladesh for the Shiite holy […]

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Haifa has highest rate of cancer in Occupied territories

SHAFAQNA– Haifa has the highest rate of cancer in occupied territories, Israeli Ministry of Health and Israel Cancer Association announced in a report. Lung, breast, prostate and intestine cancer in city of Haifa are nine to 14 per cent more than other cities of Israel. Rates of cancer in Tel Avive are higher than the average […]

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Egypt’s foreign exchange reserves rose to $44.46bn in September

SHAFAQNA– Egypt’s net foreign reserves rose to 44.46 billion U.S. dollars in September, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced in a statement. The country’s net foreign reserves rose to $44.459 billion at the end of September 2018, compared to $44.419 billion at the end of July, the CBE said. An increase in the country’s […]