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17th Feb – 3 Shia martyred in Bahrain

Salmanyah Hospital officials said the three martyred men, with ages 23, 62 and unknown,  had been shot at close range with buck shot, a projectile containing hundreds of ball bearings. Hospital officials said more than 100 people had been injured. No official confirmation of the dead or wounded was immediately …

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15 Shia Killed in Suicide Bomb at Iraqi Funeral

A wave of bombings in June on Shi’ite pilgrims and religious sites has killed more than 150 Shia. On Monday June 19, 2012 , an anti-Shia exploded himself in a funeral killing 15 Shia and wounding more than 40 Shia. The number of Shia killed in the month of June …

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5 Shia Killed in Roadside Bombs

SRW( Shia Rights Watch) – At least five Shia people have been killed after three roadside bombs ripped through a busy outdoor market in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad on Friday May 19, 2012. Dozens of others were wounded in the early morning blasts targeting a pet market in in Hussainiya …

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12 Shia Killed on Pilgrimage in Iraq

On Friday (Feb 13th) , two cars blocked a bus carrying pilgrims from Baghdad to a key Shia shrine in the northern, mainly Sunni, city of Samarra. Seven gunmen opened fire, killing five and wounding six of the pilgrims in the attack at around 5 a.m. (10 p.m EDT on …

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