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Iraq’s Deadliest Attack Since 2003, Over 292 Killed

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Shia Rights Watch condemns in the strongest terms the July 3rd ISIS bomb attacks which have resulted in over 200 deaths of innocent civilians in Karrada, Iraq. With a death count of over 215, the events of July 3rd were the deadliest attack since 2003. A truck bomb detonation set of …

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Shia News Wire # 73

As the month of Ramadhan progresses, atrocities against Shia Muslims continues. In the week of June 23 to 30th, a total of 64 Shia deaths have been reported in countries such as Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Pakistan, and Bahrain. Saudi Arabia On June 23rd, Saudi armed forces stormed the home of …

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حزيران / يونيو

4/6 اعتقالات بالجملة ومداهمات للمنازل: سجّل ذوي الاختصاص في مجال حقوق الانسان في البحرين 26 حالة اعتقال تعسفي خلال الأسبوع الماضي- الفترة ما بين 28 مايو/ أيّار إلى 3 يونيو/ حزيران الجاري، بينهم 6 أطفال، و4 حالات اختفاء قسريّ، ومداهمة 17 منزلًا بطريقة غير قانونيّة، بالإضافة إلى رصد 12 حالة تعذيب …

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Shia News Wire # 72

Bahrain Despite efforts of humanitarian organizations, the Kingdom of Bahrain continues to denounce the citizenship of its citizens. On June17th, the Bahraini government revoked the citizenship of 2 and sentences 8 others to 15 year jail sentences for alleged “instigation of violence”. For years, Bahraini officials have targeted pro-democracy Shia …

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Shia News Wire # 71

June 10th to 17th/ 2016 In the past week, over 50 lives were lost in the nations of Iraq and Syria in series of attacks targeting areas dense with Shia Muslim. Iraq In Iraq, Baghdad topped the charts yet again with over 50% of the total casualties. On average, there …

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