Tag Archives: Nigeria

Shia Rights Watch Bi-Annual Report

ShiaRightsWatch_Bi_annual2016_R

This Bi-Annual report is based on analysis of monthly reports conducted by Shia Rights Watch. The report summarizes human rights violations toward Shia people in 10 countries beginning in January and ending in June 2016. Included in this report is a list of countries who have participated, whether actively or …

Read More »

Shia News Wire #77

July 22nd to 29th, 2016 Iraq Shia deaths have risen this last week of July.  71 people have been confirmed dead with over 40 wounded this week.  On 25 July, 8 policemen and 10 civilians were killed when a suicide bomber crashed his car full of explosives into a security …

Read More »

Incidents of Anti-Shiism in June, 2016

Shia Rights Watch_ June 2016

  In the month of June, over 278 Shia lives were lost as a result of Shia targeted killings in countries such as Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Syria and Nigeria.  Revocation of citizenship and detainment on basis of pro-democracy efforts not only has been continued, but also increased in Gulf …

Read More »

Ramadan

Shia Rights Watch_Ramdan Kareem رمضان کریم

As the month of Ramadan nears, Shia Rights Watch would like to congratulate every muslim on this joyous month. With this month comes faith, love, reflection of the past, and resolution for the future. In the not so far past, Shia muslims were a population not only ostracized, but prosecuted …

Read More »

Incidents of Anti-Shiism in May, 2016

Shia Rights Watch,شیعة رايتس ووتش

The month of May was witness to over 562 tragic deaths, most of which were in Iraq. Anti-Shiism also continued in the form of detainment in the Kingdom of Bahrain and Nigeria. Anti-Shia efforts were furthered in revocation of citizenships of Bahraini pro-democracy advocates and demolition of seminaries in Azerbaijan. …

Read More »

Shia News Wire #65

April 29th to May 6th/ 2016 Iraq April 30th: On Saturday, ISIS set off a bomb killing 23 Shia pilgrims in Nahrawan. They had been walking to the northern Baghdad shrine of eighth-century Imam Moussa al-Kadhim . Although Interior Ministry put the death toll at 23 the Mayor estimated the …

Read More »

Incidents of Anti-Shiism in April, 2016

Shia Rights Watch,شیعة رايتس ووتش

Month of April had at least 553 deaths; most of which took place in Shia communities of Iraq. Iraq has been on top of the violation chart against Shia Muslims for 2015 and evidence thus far predicts same for the year 2016. After Iraq, Syrian and Pakistani Shia lives were …

Read More »

محکومیت اقدامات ضد شیعی در کشور نیجریه

سازمان دیدبان حقوق شیعیان جهان با صدور پیامی اقدامات ضد انسانی ارتش نیجریه در برخورد با اقلیت های دینی را محکوم کرده، از نهادهای حقوق بشری خواستار مقابله با چنین اقداماتی است. در روزهای گذشته و در منطقه زاریا در کشور نیجریه، جسد صدها تن از شیعیان این کشور در …

Read More »

Shia News Wire #62

April 8th to 15th, 2016 Pakistan Three Shia Muslims were shot by terrorists of Ahl-e-Sunnat-Wal-Jamaat (ASWJ) near Shafiq Mor area of Karachi on Friday April 8th, 2016. The three victims whose names were Hashim (40 years old) , Ali Sajjad (27 years old) and Shamim Rizvi (30 years old), were …

Read More »

شيعة رايتس ووتش: العثور على 350 جثة لمواطنين شيعة اعدمهم الجيش النيجيري

علمت منظمة شيعة رايتس ووتش الدولية بعثور جهات نيجيرية على مقبرة تضم جثث المئات من ضحايا المجزرة المروعة التي اتركبها الجيش النظامي بحق المسلمين الشيعة في منطقة زاريا العام الماضي. اذ عثرت جهة تحقيقية في نيجيريا على رفات 350 ضحية من الشيعة تم اعدامهم من قبل الجيش النيجيري، حيث وجد …

Read More »