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Bahrain in the Month of September

Bahraini Shia are still facing oppression and discrimination from their government. September has been a month full of violations. Ongoing violations in Bahrain resulted in 88 arrests in the first two weeks of September according to reliable sources. Local activists reported 87 men and one woman were arrested by authorities …

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Attack to Shia Muslim Mosque

An attack to Shia Muslim mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan increases concerns of Shia Rights Watch. SRW is concerned about the security and safety of Shia Muslims of Afghanistan after two gunmen holding Pakistani passports attacked the people in the mosque using gun and knife. The attackers were arrested by local …

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59 Shia Died in Terrorism Explosion

(Reuters) – A suicide attack killed dozens of Shi’ite Muslims at a crowded Kabul shrine on Tuesday, and four others died in a smaller blast in a key northern city, in the worst sectarian violence Afghanistan has seen since the fall of the Taliban. The Kabul bomb was the deadliest …

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20 Shia muslim killed and 80 injured in Parachinal attack

Shahid Hussain, Salman Ali, Muntazir, Shariff, Sardar Hussain , Irshad , Hidayat Hussain, and his son Muhammad, Manzar Hussain, and Said Gul. This are the names that could be identified among the 20 Shia Muslims who were killed and 80 wounded in the same attack targeting Shia. The attack took …

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Embassy of The Islamic Republic of Pakistan

Embassy of The Islamic Republic of Pakistan Letter Number: 352 The Honorable Sherry Rehman Dear ambassador Rehman, On behalf of Shia Rights Watch, I am writing to highlight the on-going human rights violations toward Shia in Pakistan and to ask for immediate action to end the violations in this country. …

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