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Ayatollah Khamenei Offers Condolences on Passing of Senior Cleric

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei extended condolences on the demise of senior Iranian cleric Ayatollah Mohammad Momen.

Palestinian Worshippers Gain Access to Restricted Al-Aqsa Mosque Area

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinians worshippers managed to gain access to the Israeli-restricted Bab al-Rahma area of the al-Aqsa Mosque in the occupied Old City of East Jerusalem al-Quds.

Jordan MPs Call for Expulsion of Israel Envoy over al-Aqsa Assault

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Members of the Jordanian parliament’s Palestine Committee called for the expulsion of Israel's ambassador from the country in response to Tel Aviv's latest measures in Jerusalem al-Quds.

Palestinian Worshippers Injured as Israeli Forces Raid Al-Aqsa Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Nearly a dozen Palestinians were injured after Israeli military forces attacked worshipers entering al-Aqsa Mosque in the occupied Old City of Jerusalem al-Quds.
Quranic Activities
Kufa Mosque Hosting Iraq’s Nat’l Quran Contest for Students

Kufa Mosque Hosting Iraq’s Nat’l Quran Contest for Students

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 6th edition of a national Quran competition for Iraq’s university students is underway in the southern city of Kufa.
23 Feb 2019, 09:09
Political
Suspected Extremists Attack Nigerian Town Hours before Poll

Suspected Extremists Attack Nigerian Town Hours before Poll

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Suspected extremist militants on Saturday attacked a northeastern Nigerian town, forcing people to flee hours before presidential election polls were due to open, residents said.
23 Feb 2019, 10:34
Religious Activities
Iranian Arbaeen Pilgrims Exempted from Paying Departure Tax

Iranian Arbaeen Pilgrims Exempted from Paying Departure Tax

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iranian lawmakers exempted nationals leaving the country for Arbaeen pilgrimage in summer from paying departure tax.
23 Feb 2019, 13:15
World
Rohingya Refugees in Cox's Bazar Camps Exposed to the Elements

Rohingya Refugees in Cox's Bazar Camps Exposed to the Elements

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Nearly 600,000 refugees at the Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar are at high risk of cyclones with only rotting bamboos and shredding plastics to protect them, warned the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).
19 Feb 2019, 12:40
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