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Middle East’s cold war: Who is winning ?

A cold war is taking place in a very hot place. A key component of the sectarian competition between Shia and Sunni Islam in the Middle East is geopolitical, with Iran facing off against Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies in a struggle for regional dominance. Himalayan times, 3 weeks ago
Be in no doubt, this is a holy war WA Today, 8 hours ago

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BBC, 2 weeks ago
Islam Times, 2 weeks ago
Middle East Monitor, 1 week ago
Islam Times, 2 weeks ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Twin blasts kill 80 at Kabul Shia rally

Islamic State group jihadists yesterday claimed responsibility for twin explosions that ripped through crowds of Shia Hazaras in Kabul, killing at least 80 people and wounding 231 others in their first major attack in the Afghan capital. The ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star6 days ago Mortar, bombing in Baghdad kill six, including four children  Al Ahram2 days ago Nice attack underscores the challenge of confronting the modern terror threat  Lexology2 days ago Deciphering Competition Between al-Qa`ida and the Islamic State  Combating Terrorism Center2 days ago
Al Ahram

Afghanistan: On the eve of a religious war?

By Fatemah Aman The Islamic State (ISIS or IS) recently threatened the Shia Hazara minority in Afghanistan with more attacks in retaliation for fighting in Syria in defense of President Bashar Al-Assad's regime. Unless they stop going to Syria ...
 South Asia Monitor5 hours ago Afghanistan weighs IS threat after Kabul attack  Gulf Times3 days ago ISIS commander says Afghanistan's Hazaras targeted over support for Syria  Deccan Chronicle4 days ago Afghanistan gauging ISIS threat following Kabul attack  The Nation Pakistan4 days ago
Spy News Agency

Baghdad bomb blast: Islamic State behind attack that kills 20

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The suicide bomb attack targeted the entrance to the mainly Shia Muslim area of Kadhimiyah So-called Islamic State has said it was behind a suicide bomb attack on a security checkpoint in ...
 Spy News Agency6 days ago Iraq suicide attack kills 14  Siasat Daily5 days ago ISIS Attack In Iraq By Suicide Bomber Leaves 14 Dead  Inquisitr5 days ago Islamic State terror group claims responsibility for suicide bomb attack in Baghdad  News on Air6 days ago
Mehr News

Shia, Summi unity "a fundamental principle of Islamic Revolution"

Speaking during a meeting of Supreme Council of Cultural Revolution on Tuesday, Rouhani said Sunni and Shia unity is among the fundamental principles of political thought of the Islamic Revolution, adding divisions made in recent years by killing ...
 Mehr News3 days ago Shia, Sunni unity fundamental principle of Islamic Revolution  Mehr News3 days ago Shia, Summi unity fundamental principle of Islamic Revolution  Mehr News3 days ago
Daily Trust Nigera

Car bomb kills 17 in Khalis

So-called Islamic State (IS) says it carried out a car bomb attack that killed at least 17 people in the predominantly Shia town of Khalis in Iraqi. The explosion, about 80km north-east of the capital, Baghdad, was very strong an official told a ...
 Daily Trust Nigera4 days ago 'IS behind' deadly Iraq car bombing  BBC5 days ago Baghdad car bomb explosion kills at least 20 people, injures 40  catchnews.com2 months ago
Muslim News

Bahrain dissolves main Shia opposition party

A court in Bahrain has dissolved the country's main Shia opposition group, the al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, almost a month after the regime suspended its activities. The so-called administrative court in the capital, Manama, on Sunday ordered ...
 Albawaba1 week ago Bahrain court orders Shia opposition bloc dissolved  Gulf Times1 week ago Bahrain court dissolves main Shia opposition group Wefaq  Gulf in the Media1 week ago UN slams Bahrain's dissolution of Shia opposition group  Albawaba1 week ago
The Nation Pakistan

Iraq: Baghdad-based Shia Muslim cleric tells supporters to target US troops fighting Islamic State

A prominent Iraqi Shia Muslim cleric has urged his followers to target US forces deployed in the country to drive out Islamic State (Isis) militants. Muqtada al-Sadr posted his suggestions on his official website when a follower asked him for his ...
 International Business Times UK1 week ago US troops are a target for us, Iraq's Muqtada al Sadr says  Foundation for Defense of Democracies1 week ago Shia cleric Sadr threatens British soldiers in Iraq  Al-Araby Al-Jadeed6 days ago Iraqi Shia cleric tells followers to target US troops fighting Islamic State  The Express Tribune1 week ago

Govt must act against Naik, probe his funding sources: Cleric

Accusing Islamic preacher Zakir Naik of being "part of a network which encourages terrorism", a prominent Shia cleric today demanded the Centre take action against the televangelist and sought a probe into "huge foreign funds" he received for his ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Lucknow Shia Muslims protest against controversial Zakir Naik  Equilibrio Informativo1 week ago 4,000 speeches & counting, fans swear by Zakir Naik  The Hindu3 weeks ago Blow for controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik - Now, Shia board demands ban on him, probe into funding of Peace TV  Zee News3 weeks ago
Money Control

Saudi, Iran set to clash over OPEC oil output targets

Tensions between the Sunni-led kingdom and the Shia Islamic Republic have been the highlights of several previous OPEC meetings, including in December 2015 when the group failed to agree on a formal output target for the first time in years.
 Money Control1 month ago
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