Tag Archives: IRAQ

Shia News Wire_#13

November 21, 2014 Militant groups in Pakistan Declare Allegiance to ISIS On Monday, a Taliban offshoot named Jundullah announced that it is supporting the efforts of ISIS to establish an Islamic Caliphate. Fahad Marwat, the spokesperson for Jundullah, announced this declaration of support after Jundullah met a three-person ISIS delegation. …

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شيعة رايتس ووتش تصدر تقريرها لشهر تشرين الاول

تقرير منظمة شيعة رايتس ووتش الشهري الخاص بانتهاك حقوق الشيعة تصدر منظمة شيعة رايتس ووتش تقريرها الشهري حول ابرز الانتهاكات الحقوقية التي ارتكبت بحق المسلمين الشيعة للفترة الممتدة من 25 ايلول/ سبتمبر وحتى 25 تشرين الاول/ اكتوبر. ويستعرض التقرير العديد من العمليات الارهابية التي نفذتها الجماعات التكفيرية بحق افراد من المسلمين الشيعة، الى جانب عمليات القمع والتنكيل الممارسة ضدهم من …

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Shia News Wire_#12

November 7, 2015 Optimism over proposed Indonesian legislation There are currently plans to draft legislation to protect persecuted minorities in Indonesia. Indonesia’s Minister of Religious Affairs Lukmen Hakim Saifuddi told local news sources of his office’s plan to draft this legislation. This piece of legislation would address the rising wave …

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Shia News Wire_#11

October 31, 2014 SRW video on ISIS in Iraq This week Shia Rights Watch released a nine minute video outlining some of the atrocities that have occurred at the hands of ISIS in Iraq. In conjunction with Imam Hussain TV and Laaya Productions, several interviews were conducted with victims of …

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Shia News Wire_#10

October 27, 2014 Shia Targeted in Iraq Shia Rights Watch condemns the latest wave of violence carried out by ISIS militants in Iraq in the last two weeks. Bombings centered on Shia neighborhoods in Baghdad have killed around 150 people between October 12 and October 19. The deadliest of the …

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Increased Threat in Muharam

Four cars exploded in Karbala, Iraq on October 20th claimed 20 lives and injured 40 Shia Muslims. Bab Baghdad, Towairage and Hay al Hussain are areas in which the explosions took place. Security threat and unrest increases as Shia Muslims prepare for the month of Moharam. Shia targeted killings and …

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Shia News Wire_#9

October 16, 2014 Ezidi Leader Thanks Shia Muslims for their Support Anawr Muawiyah, the leader of Ezidi community in Germany thanked Shia Muslims for their support. In his interview with Alarabiya TV stated Sunni and ISIS killed our men, kidnapped our children and sold our women but Shia businessmen bought …

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18 Killed and 80 Wounded in Baghdad

Three car exploded in North West Baghdad killing 11 and wounding 32 Shia Muslims on Tuesday October 7th . Another two people were killed and seven injured as another car exploded in Zafraniah, in south East Baghdad. On Wednesday October 8th two cars exploded in the City of Sadr, East …

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Ezidi Leader Thanks Shia Muslims for their Support

Anawr Muawiyah, the leader of Ezidi community in Germany thanked Shia Muslims for their support. In his interview with Alarabiya TV stated Sunni and ISIS killed our men, kidnapped our children and sold our women but Shia businessmen bought 40 of the women and returned them to their families. He …

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15 Shia Soldiers Killed and 15 Wounded

Gunmen killed 10 Iraqi Shia soldiers in two separate attacks on Saturday in Diyala province northeast of the capital Baghdad, a military source said. In the first attack, five soldiers were killed and 15 wounded when gunmen assaulted a military checkpoint north of the provincial capital of Baquba, the source …

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