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Citizens of Tomorrow: International Youth Day

While youth make up a slight majority of the world’s population today, they make up all of tomorrow. Of the world 7.6 billion population, there are 1.4 billion individuals between the ages of 15-24. If one were to use the internationally comprehensive classification of “young people,” the world is comprised …

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شيعة رايتس ووتش تدين عملية اعتداء القوات الأمنية على نجل المرجع الشيرازي واعتقاله

تعرب منظمة شيعة رايتس ووتش الدولية عن استنكارها وادانتها الشديدتين للانتهاك والاستخفاف الصارخ الذي أقدمت عليه السلطات الإيرانية بحق رمز ديني عريق يمثل شريحة اجتماعية واسعة في مختلف بلدان العالم. اذ أقدمت السلطات الإيرانية اليوم الثلاثاء على الاعتداء على مركبة المرجع الديني الإسلامي السيد صادق الشيرازي واوقفتها عنوة في أحد …

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Malaysian Police raid Shia Houses

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In past couple of days, Malaysian authorities have attacked Shia Muslim homes and ritual practices, arresting many Shia and referring most of them to Sharia Law court with false accusations.  Over half of the Malaysian population are reported to be of Sunni Muslim origin. In recent years, a strict ban on …

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Incidents of Anti-Shiism in July, 2016

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Incidents of Anti-Shi’ism in July 2016 Introduction: Shia Muslims experienced some of the worst attacks in the month of July than in all of 2016 so far. 775 Shia lost their lives and 616 were injured in the month of July alone. That averages to about 25 killed and 20 …

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