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Government-Appointed Panel Finds No 'Genocide' against Rohingya

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A government-appointed panel established in Myanmar to probe allegations of abuses in Rakhine state in 2017 that drew global outrage said on Monday they had found no evidence of genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority.
Tokyo Event Features Character, Martyrdom of Gen. Soleimani
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A program was recently held in the Japanese capital of Tokyo on the character of martyred Iranian commander General Qassem Soleimani.
13:37 , 2020 Jan 20
Seeking International Justice for Rohingya Muslims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Myanmar government faced increasing pressure during 2019 for international justice for its human rights violations against the Rohingya and other ethnic minorities, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday in its World Report 2020.
11:22 , 2020 Jan 15
Seminar on Extremism Planned in Malaysia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A seminar titled “Extremists Creating Divisions in The Muslim Ummah: Prospect & Problem” will be held on January 15 at the International Institute of Advanced Islamic studies (IAIS) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
16:15 , 2020 Jan 13
India Muslims Trample on US Flags, Trump Pictures
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslims in India’s Mumbai trampled on US flags and pictures of American President Donald Trump after Friday prayers.
11:34 , 2020 Jan 11
Int'l Unity in Diversity Conference Planned in Malaysia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A conference titled the International Unity in Diversity Conference (IUDC) is planned to be held on January 8 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to discuss contemporary issues affecting the Muslim world.
16:58 , 2020 Jan 05
Sudan Shuts Down 10 Islamic Satellite TV Channels
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sudan’s Ministry of Culture and Media ordered the closure of ten Islamic satellite TV channels, citing lack of permissions.
15:56 , 2019 Dec 31
‘Muslim Day’ Planned in Kentucky
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Muslim community in the US state of Kentucky will get together for the first-ever “Muslim Day” on Jan. 22, 2020 at the state capital Frankfort, where they will visit the building, get together with legislators and pray in the Rotunda.
17:18 , 2019 Dec 17
Egypt’s Endowments Ministry Terminates Contract of 7 Imams  
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Egypt’s Ministry of Awqaf (Endowments) terminated on Monday the contracts of seven imams, or preachers in the Islamic faith, after they were convicted of joining “terrorist groups.”
16:03 , 2019 Dec 16
At Least 275 Killed in North Cameroon by Boko Haram This Year: AI
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Boko Haram militants have killed at least 275 people this year in Cameroon’s Far North region despite government claims back in January that the extremist group had waned in the area, Amnesty International said Wednesday.
14:09 , 2019 Dec 11
Two Bouteflika-Era PMs Jailed in Algeria
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Algerian court jailed two former prime ministers for corruption on Tuesday, two days before a presidential election which protesters want cancelled.
17:11 , 2019 Dec 10
Erdogan Slams French President’s Remarks on Islam
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday slammed his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron for using the expression of “Islamic terrorism” without knowing the true meaning of Islam.
17:10 , 2019 Dec 09
China’s Oldest Quran Manuscript on Display in Qinghai Province
TEHRAN (IQNA) – China’s oldest Quran manuscript has been displayed in northwest China’s Qinghai Province, making its debut to the public.
09:21 , 2019 Dec 01