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Release Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky within 24 hours:Nigerian Lawy...

( Africa )

Abuja:Lawyers who have gained access to detained leader of Nigeria’s Islamic Movement (IMN) have called on Nigerian government to release him unconditionally and without delay. Lawyers who have gained access to detained leader of Nigeria’s Islamic Movement (IMN) have called on Nigerian government to release him unconditionally and without delay. Femi Falana was among a group of activist lawyers recently allowed to see Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky who has been held incommunicado without charge...

Saudi Arabia invites Iran to discuss upcoming Hajj...

( Saudi Arabia )

Riydh:Saudi Arabia has officially invited an Iranian delegation to discuss new arrangements for this year’s Hajj pilgrimage, says the head of Iran’s Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization. On Wednesday, Saeed Ohadi said if the Iranian delegates’ visas are issued, they will travel to Riyadh for the April 14 meeting. He noted that similar to former procedures, a letter of agreement will be signed over sending Iranian pilgrims to Mecca if the two sides agree on its terms. “In previous years, we...

Hamas warns of “explosion” in Gaza...

( Palestine )

Gaza:A senior Hamas official has warned of an “explosion” in the Gaza Strip amid Zionist regime’s siege of the impoverished enclave According to Press TV, much of Gaza remains in shambles since Zionist regime’s war against the coastal territory in summer 2014, which martyred more than 2,500 people and wreaked huge destruction across the Strip. Since 2007, Israel and Egypt have imposed a blockade on Gaza which has one of the world’s highest unemployment rates and poverty...

Calls mount for immediate release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzakay...

( Africa )

Kano:A Nigerian human rights lawyer has called for the immediate and unconditional release of senior Shia cleric and leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky. In a Tuesday letter to the director general of the Department of State Services (DSS), Femi Falana said that Zakzaky and his wife Zeenat should be freed from “illegal detention” within 24 hours. Zakzaky and his wife have been in detention since December last year. The clergyman is said to have been charged...

Hezbollah destroys Daesh bunker on Lebanon-Syria border...

( Lebanon )

Beirut:Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement has destroyed a bunker used by Daesh terrorists on the country’s northeastern border. The movement’s fighters attacked Daesh positions in the al-Zweitini area on the outskirts of Ras Baalbek on Monday, destroying the bunker and killing the terrorists inside. The War Media Center, which is affiliated with Hezbollah, said on Twitter that Hezbollah fighters also attacked the Daesh reinforcements that were sent to the area. Takfiri terrorists have...

Imam Mahdi (P) Meetings with Certain Personae Vital to Islam...

( Lebanon )

Beirut:Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah confirmed that the meetings between Imam Mahdi (PBUH) and certain personae during the different epoch’s of his major occultation aims at preserving the faith of the Twelver Shias in order for some of them not to be influenced by the propaganda that doubts the truth of his apparition. In an exclusive interview with Al-Manar Channel on the late Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Taqi Bahjat, Sayyed Nasrallah asserted that he has learned from authentic...

Bashar al Assad Ready to Hold Snap Presidential Election if ...

( Syria )

  Damascus:Snap presidential elections could be held in Syria if that is the desire of the Syrian people, although it is not a part of the current political process, Syrian President Bashar Assad told Sputnik in an interview. “This depends on the Syrian people’s stance, on whether there is a popular will to hold early presidential elections. If there is such a will, this is not a problem for me. It is natural to respond to the will of the people and not to that of certain opposition...

DAESH terrorists executes 50 Iraqi citizens in Fallujah and ...

( Iraq )

Baghdad:Members of the terrorist Daesh group have reportedly executed dozens of civilians in Iraq’s western province of al-Anbar as well as the northern province of Nineveh. A commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization units, Colonel Mahmoud Mardi Jumaili, said Daesh killed 35 people in Fallujah on Wednesday after accusing them of attempting to escape from the city, Iraqi News reported. Jumaili added that Daesh extremists executed the victims by firing squad in front of onlookers in the central...

Blast in Lahore’s Gulshan Iqbal Park,80 Killed and 150...

( Pakistan )

Karachi:At least 80 people have been killed and 150 others wounded in an explosion in Lahore’s Gulshan Iqbal Park. Rescuers say they have ferried the wounded to the Jinnah Hospital, Shaikh Zayed Hospital and other nearby hospitals. An emergency has been declared in all hospitals of the provincial capital. The area has been cordoned off. Police say they are trying to determine the nature of the blast. Employees of the park say the park was packed with people since it was Sunday and Easter Day.

Lack of Unity root cause of Muslims problems,Iran ready to s...

( Pakistan )

Islamabad:President of Islamic Republic of Iran Dr.Hassan Rouhani spoke to Pakistani media in a press conference in Islamabad at the end of his two-day trip to Pakistan and explained plans and achievements of the trip, as well as Iran’s readiness to strengthen and deepen ties with pakistan,during a trip Iranian President met with PM Nawaz Sharief,President Mamnoon Hussain,Army General Raheel Sharief and many other delegations. In this conference which was held late on Saturday,Dr Rouhani expressed...