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Shia News Wire #54

Shia weekly News

February 6th to 12th, 2016 Pakistan In Punjab, terrorists have recently threatened to poison the water tanks of the schools in the area, leading to the school administration and Punjab government to place the school water supply under strict surveillance. Efforts to thwart terrorist plans to poison the water include …

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Shia News Wire #53

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January 30th – February 5th, 2016 Malaysia Four Malaysian Shia Muslims were summoned to Syariah Court and charged with Sections nine and twelve of Syariah Criminal Offences Enactment 1997, because of their Shia practices. Thirteen Malaysians who have declared themselves followers of the Shia faith in 2013. In a Statutory …

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Incidents of Anti-Shiism in January 2016

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Overview: This report will analyze the data compiled on Shia deaths, injuries, and arrests that occurred between January 1st and January 31st. This month there were 140 known deaths within the Shia community. Compared with past months, the death rate has decreased a lot, which is a very good sign …

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Shia News Wire #52

Shia weekly News

01/23 to 01/29/16 Saudi Arabia On Friday January 29th, a Shia mosque was targeted by two gunmen wearing suicide belts in yet another anti-Shia rampage. Early reports are confirming at least two people were killed and seven injured at the Imam Rida mosque in Mahasen, Saudi Arabia, however this number …

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