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UAE Still An ‘Aggressor’ in Yemen: Think Tank

UAE Still An ‘Aggressor’ in Yemen: Think Tank

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) remains deeply involved in the war on Yemen despite its claim of disengagement, an American think tank said.
08:44 , 2021 Feb 24
Campaign Launched to Sack UK Professor for Criticizing Israel

Campaign Launched to Sack UK Professor for Criticizing Israel

TEHRAN (IQNA) – In another example pointing to the dangerous rise of cancel-culture and the abuse of allegations of anti-Semitism within anti-Palestinian groups, "Israel's fanatical advocates" are demanding the expulsion of prominent British Professor, David Miller, from his post over his remarks about Zionism at a virtual meeting last week.
17:33 , 2021 Feb 23
Tunisia's Pared Back COVID Funerals Deepen Mourners' Pain

Tunisia's Pared Back COVID Funerals Deepen Mourners' Pain

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lotfi Jlassi stood facing Mecca beside the ambulance carrying the body of his brother, who died of COVID-19, and said a prayer -- one of the few rites still allowed in Tunisia's pared back funerals.
16:57 , 2021 Feb 23
Israel Running Daesh Camps in Syria: Iraqi Cleric

Israel Running Daesh Camps in Syria: Iraqi Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior Iraqi cleric said the United States has transferred running of the Daesh terrorist group’s camps in Syria to the Zionist regime’s spy agency.
16:31 , 2021 Feb 23
Indonesian Organization Determines 1st Day of Ramadan Using Astronomical Calculations   

Indonesian Organization Determines 1st Day of Ramadan Using Astronomical Calculations   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Muhammadiyah Organization in Indonesia said Tuesday, April 13, will be the first day of the holy month of Ramadan.
15:32 , 2021 Feb 23
Violence against Civilians Surges in Afghanistan after Peace Talks: UN Report

Violence against Civilians Surges in Afghanistan after Peace Talks: UN Report

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Civilian casualties in Afghanistan escalated sharply after peace talks began last year, the United Nations said in a report released on Tuesday, calling for a ceasefire as negotiators met for the first time after weeks of inaction.
15:00 , 2021 Feb 23
40 Qaris, Memorizers to Compete in Iran Int’l Quran Competition’s Finals

40 Qaris, Memorizers to Compete in Iran Int’l Quran Competition’s Finals

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Forty Quran reciters and memorizers from different countries will compete in the final round of Iran’s 37th International Quran Competition next month.
14:35 , 2021 Feb 23
Israeli Demolitions of Palestinian Homes A War Crime: Hamas

Israeli Demolitions of Palestinian Homes A War Crime: Hamas

TEHRAN (IQNA) – What Israel is doing in demolishing Palestinian homes and displacing women and children is “a war crime” that can be punished under international law, the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas said.
13:51 , 2021 Feb 23
Online Quran Competition Planned in Iraq

Online Quran Competition Planned in Iraq

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali’s (AS) holy shrine in Najaf, Iraq, is going to organize an online Quran competition on the birth anniversary of the first Shia Imam.
12:49 , 2021 Feb 23
Iranian Academics Quranic Organization to Attend Kazakhstan’s ‘Islam and Humanity’ Expo

Iranian Academics Quranic Organization to Attend Kazakhstan’s ‘Islam and Humanity’ Expo

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Academics Quranic Organization (IAQO) will take part in an exhibition that will start in Kazakhstan next month.
11:57 , 2021 Feb 23
China Rejects Genocide Charge in Xinjiang

China Rejects Genocide Charge in Xinjiang

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  China on Monday rejected “slanderous attacks” about conditions for Muslim Uighurs and other minorities living in its Xinjiang region, saying that they enjoyed freedom of religion and other fundamental rights.
10:48 , 2021 Feb 23
‘Imam Reza (AS)’ Health Center Opens in Lebanon

‘Imam Reza (AS)’ Health Center Opens in Lebanon

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement has opened “Imam Reza (AS)” health care center and clinic providing coronavirus patients with free services.
10:02 , 2021 Feb 23
Hezbollah Condoles Death of Anis al-Naqqash

Hezbollah Condoles Death of Anis al-Naqqash

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement expressed condolences over the demise of resistance activist Anis al-Naqqash.
09:19 , 2021 Feb 23
Iran Not to Back Down on Nuclear Issue: Leader

Iran Not to Back Down on Nuclear Issue: Leader

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Republic will not back down on its right to peaceful nuclear technology and will continue its progress in this field in line with the country’s present and future needs, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution said.
08:37 , 2021 Feb 23
Imam Ali (AS) Mausoleum Decorated on Birthday of Imam Javad (AS)

Imam Ali (AS) Mausoleum Decorated on Birthday of Imam Javad (AS)

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The holy mausoleum of Imam Ali (AS) in Najaf, Iraq, was decorated with lights and banners on the birth anniversary of Imam Javad (AS), the ninth infallible Shia Imam.
17:26 , 2021 Feb 22
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