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Nigerian state bans main Shia group led by Zakzaky

The Nigerian state of Kaduna has declared a mainstream Shia group led by Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky as illegal as a state crackdown against the Muslim community continues. The Kaduna state government warned on Friday ...

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Erdogan: “Only Sunni Muslims can live in Mosul”

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared that only Sunni Muslims should be allowed to live in the second largest Iraqi city of Mosul once it has been liberated from ...

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Kerry Admits US Intervention in Syria is Illegal

Speaking on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, the top US diplomat admitted that the administration’s lawyers had determined that any and all American intervention in ...

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Erdogan Slams US Congress over Saudi 9/11 Law

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned Saturday a US Congress vote to override Barack Obama’s veto of a bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia, saying he expected the ...

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Bulgarian MPs impose ban on Islamic headdress worn by Muslim women

Bulgaria has imposed a nationwide ban on the face-covering Islamic headdress worn by Muslim women amid similar moves by some other European governments. Bulgarian lawmakers approved the measure on Friday. The legislation, ...

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Obama set to veto 9/11 victims’ effort to sue Saudis

US President Barack Obama is set to veto legislation which gives the families of 9/11 attack victims a civil cause of action against Saudi Arabia in American courts. Obama administration ...

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ISIS planned to attack Shia community in Jakarta

In Jakarta, prosecutors have argued for an eight-year jail sentence for a defendant who pledged allegiance to the self declared Islamic State terrorist group and planned to attack foreigners, police ...

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