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In Iraq, Shiite militias are both friend and foe

Abu Karar, an eager Shiite Muslim militiaman, is willing to fight alongside the Iraqi army against Islamic State militants. But he is not counting on the army for much support in battle. "If we get attacked, we look to them for help but they never ... Los Angeles Times, 21 hours ago
IRAQ: Shiites Council On Foreign Relations, 7 hours ago
Shiite Militias and Iraq's Security Forces Council On Foreign Relations, 13 hours ago

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8 Shiite Muslims killed in Pakistan

 Nagaland Post1 week ago Armed Men Attack Bus, Kill 8 Shiite Muslims in Pakistan  RIA Novosti1 week ago Police: Gunmen Kill 8 Shiite Muslims in Pakistan  ABC News1 week ago Gunmen kill 8 Shiite Muslims in Pakistan: Police  Himalayan times1 week ago

Saudi court convicts outspoken Shiite cleric

A widely revered Shiite Muslim cleric was convicted Wednesday in Saudi Arabia of sedition and other charges and sentenced to death, raising fears of renewed unrest from his supporters in the kingdom and neighboring Bahrain. Sheik Nimr al-Nimr, an outspoken ...
 Sify2 weeks ago Protests in Saudi after Shiite death sentences  News.net6 days ago Shiites protest Saudi cleric's death sentence  Times of India1 week ago

Al Qaeda kills 30 Shiite rebels in central Yemen — tribal sources

SANAA — Sunni Al Qaeda militants and Shiite Muslim rebels have fought a bloody battle in central Yemen, tribal sources said on Wednesday, amid fears of worsening sectarian tension in the impoverished Arabian country. Thirty Shiite rebels and 18 ...
 Jordan Times1 week ago Suicide bomber in Yemen kills 20 Houthi fighters - sources  Reuters Africa3 days ago Suicide bomber kills 20 Shi'ite rebels in Yemen - tribal sources  Yahoo! News3 days ago Al-Qaida kills 30 Shiite rebels  Nigeria Punch1 week ago
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Malaysians Rally Around Activist Who Got Death Threats For Inviting Muslims To Touch Dogs

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (RNS) Syed Azmi Alhabshi has been labeled a heretic, a closet Christian, a Zionist spy or even a Shiite Muslim. His crime? Inviting other Muslims to touch a dog. The subsequent death threats and online abuse sent him into ...
 Huffington Post2 days ago
Lebanon Daily Star

Hezbollah, Islamic Action Front urge Muslim unity

BEIRUT: Hezbollah and the Islamic Action Front urged in a joint statement Wednesday the need for Sunni-Shiite unity against Israel and the spread of Islamist extremism in Lebanon and the region. Hezbollah and the Islamic Action Front affirmed the ...
 Lebanon Daily Star1 week ago Iraqi Kurdish forces enter Syria to fight Islamic State  Eye Witness News18 hours ago Iraqi Kurd Peshmerga Enter Kobani to Aid in Fight Against IS Militants  VOA News13 hours ago Iraqi Kurdish fighters enter Syria  Voice of Nigeria19 hours ago

Saudi Arabia's Shi'ites fear they are at mercy of region's tumult

By By | Reuters 4 minutes 10 seconds ago Share this RIYADH (Reuters) - The Shiite Muslim minority in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province have long felt marginalized by the Sunni ruling dynasty, and protests for greater rights as part of the 2011 ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News1 week ago Saudi Arabia's Shiites fear they are at mercy of region's tumult  Reuters6 days ago Saudi Shiite protests: Two more get death sentence  Malay Mail1 week ago Saudi Arabia's Shi'ites fear …  Yahoo! India1 week ago
World Bulletin

Ten Civilians Killed As Yemeni Houthis Advance Into Al Qaeda Stronghold

SANAA (Reuters) - Around 10 civilians were killed as Shiite Muslim Houthi fighters backed by Yemeni government fire fought into strongholds of al Qaeda and its Sunni tribal allies in the center of the country on Sunday, local tribesmen said. They ...
 Austin American Statesman4 days ago Yemen president asks Houthis to pull out of cities -UPDATED  World Bulletin4 days ago YEMEN. Fightings between al-Qaeda and Shiite Houthi militants intensify  Kavkaz-Center1 week ago Qaeda insurgents kill 18 Houthis as Yemen sectarian conflict spreads  Reuters1 week ago
Bangkok Post

Gunmen kill eight Shiites in southwest Pakistan: police

Many struck by bullets to the head QUETTA, Pakistan, Oct 23, (Agencies): Gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Shiite Muslims in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Thursday killing eight, police said, just days ahead of the holy month of ...
 Arab Times1 week ago Gunmen Kill Eight Shiites on Bus in Southwest Pakistan  Naharnet1 week ago Police: Gunmen Kill Eight Shiites in Southwest Pakistan  Naharnet1 week ago

Bahraini Shiite Muslims Commemorate Muharram Anniversary

TEHRAN (FNA)- Muslim mourners dressed in black took part in massive processions and gathered in mosques of Manama, Bahrain, marking the anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Hossein (PBUH) one of Shiite Islam's most beloved leaders, and his family.
 Fars News Agency1 day ago
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