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Syria calls on UNSC to stop crimes of US-led...

SHAFAQNA - Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry called on the UN Security Council to fulfill its responsibilities in the...

Saudis to withdraw from Yemen, UAE daydreams leading West...

  Mohammad bin Salman has confessed to two former US officials he "wants out" of the 29-month bloody war he...

WHO: Yemen cholera cases soar past half-million

SHAFAQNA-Cholera is believed to have affected more than 500,000 people and killed nearly 2,000 since late April, the World...

Myanmar Buddhist extremists block Muslims from performing Hajj

SHAFAQNA - Extremist Buddhists in Myanmar have prevented several Rohingya Muslims from embarking on the once in a lifetime...

Yazidi schoolgirl tells her life story as ISIS slave

SHAFAQNA - A Yazidi girl has told the story of her life as a sex slave in the so-called...

Myanmar Must Protect Rohingya Muslim Rights: OIC

SHAFAQNA - Myanmar must protect the rights of its Rohingya Muslim minority, the chief of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation...

Qom’s Society of Seminary Teachers condemns Rohingya genocide

SHAFAQNA - The Society of Seminary Teaches of Qom issued a statement in which they slammed Myanmar for the...

UN envoy complains of abuses, surveillance of activist persist...

SHAFAQNA - Activists and journalists in Myanmar continue to be followed and questioned by state surveillance agents, a UN...

Yemen cholera worst on record, numbers still rising: Oxfam

SHAFAQNA - The number of people with cholera in Yemen is now the largest ever recorded in any country...

Amnesty int’l condemns terrorism charges against Bahraini activist

SHAFAQNA - Amnesty International denounced charging Bahraini human rights activist Ebtisam Al-Sayegh with "terrorism," deeming it "a chilling blow...

European Court upholds Belgium’s full veil ban

SHAFAQNA -The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) upheld Belgium’s ban on the Islamic full-face veil on Tuesday (July...

UN: Situation of Rohingya refugees’ in Bangladesh worse than...

SHAFAQNA - UN warned that living conditions of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh is "quite worrying" and is "perhaps...

Cholera Kills Over 1600 Die in Yemen amid Saudi...

SHAFAQNA - The United Nations (UN) warned that the cholera outbreak has spread to all 21 provinces across Yemen, saying...

UNESCO denounces Israel’s illegal practices in Jerusalem al-Quds

SHAFAQNA - The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has passed a resolution, denouncing Israel’s “illegal” practices...

Saudi-led coalition used white phosphorus munitions in Yemen

SHAFAQNA - The Belgian International Human Rights Organization confirmed that is has detected the use of Phosphorus in a...

Rise In Lynch Mobs, Attacks On Muslims By Cow...

SHAFAQNA - Violence related to cow vigilantism may be a familiar story on news portals in India these days, though...

Human Rights Watch: UAE runs informal prisons in Yemen

SHAFAQNA - The United Arab Emirates runs at least two “informal detention facilities” in Yemen and has reportedly transferred...

Staggering civilian deaths from US-led air strikes in Raqqa...

SHAFAQNA - Intensified coalition air strikes supporting an assault by US-backed forces on ISIS stronghold of Raqqa in Syria...

Gideon Levy on 30 Years of Reporting on the...

SHAFAQNA- Haartez, Gideon Levy: Two weeks ago on Saturday, a few dozen Israelis attended the opening of a new...

Civilians killed while fleeing ISIS in Mosul

SHAFAQNA - The bodies of dozens of civilians killed in the past two days while fleeing an ISIS-held neighbourhood...

Where is the West’s compassion & condemnation following terror...

SHAFAQNA - Facebook users were not instructed to do so, but may nonetheless wish to change their profile pictures in...

YEMEN – A Modern Day Concentration Camp

SHAFAQNA - In the early hours of March 26 2015 the children of Yemen narrate hearing the sounds of massive “fireworks”,...

New extreme vetting guidelines against Muslim to be rolled...

SHAFAQNA - The US State Department is on the verge of implementing new extreme vetting guidelines against Muslim travelers as...

US-led airstrike kills nearly two dozen civilians in Syria

SHAFAQNA - Nearly two dozen civilians have lost their lives when the US-led coalition purportedly fighting the Daesh Takfiri terrorist...

Shafaqna Speaks on Syria

SHAFAQNA - Pentagon officials have finally admitted that a March airstrike in northern Syria did in fact hit a mosque, killing...

Bahraini clerics: Any ruling against Sheikh Qassim to have...

SHAFAQNA - A number of senior Bahraini clerics warned the Manama regime about its decision to try Sheikh Isa...

Dozens of Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers

SHAFAQNA - Dozens of people have sustained injuries when clashes broke out between Palestinians demonstrating in solidarity with prisoners on...
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SHAFAQNA: Fighting Islamophobia – the Debate

SHAFAQNA - Austria’s President has revealed a controversial plan to fight Islamophobic sentiments. Alexander Van der Bellen is suggesting that...

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