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UN Trying to Convince Tripoli Delegation to Stay in Geneva to Salvage Libya Talks  

UN Trying to Convince Tripoli Delegation to Stay in Geneva to Salvage Libya Talks  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The United Nations tried to salvage talks over a ceasefire for Libya on Wednesday after the government based in Tripoli said it was pulling out after a single day to protest against the shelling of the capital’s port.
18:04 , 2020 Feb 19
Kazakhstan Nat’l Quran Competition to Be Held in April

Kazakhstan Nat’l Quran Competition to Be Held in April

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 9th edition of a national Quran competition in Kazakhstan will be held from April 17 to 19.
17:30 , 2020 Feb 19
Al-Shabab Fighters Attack Military Bases in Somalia

Al-Shabab Fighters Attack Military Bases in Somalia

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Al-Shabab attacked two Somali military bases using an explosive-laden vehicle driven by a suicide bomber along with dozens of heavily-armed fighters.
17:04 , 2020 Feb 19
3,000 Kazakh Muslims to Attend Hajj This Year

3,000 Kazakh Muslims to Attend Hajj This Year

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The number of pilgrims from Kazakhstan attending this year’s Hajj rituals will be 3,000.
16:11 , 2020 Feb 19
6,000 Girls Attend Takleef Celebration at Shah Cheragh Mausoleum

6,000 Girls Attend Takleef Celebration at Shah Cheragh Mausoleum

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As many as 6,000 girls from schools in different parts of the Iranian southern city of Shiraz are taking part in ceremonies being held to celebrate Takleef (the start of religious obligations for individuals).
15:51 , 2020 Feb 19
Khorasan Razavi Ready to Host Int’l Quran Competition

Khorasan Razavi Ready to Host Int’l Quran Competition

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An official of Iran’s northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi said the province is fully prepared to play host to the 37th edition of the country’s International Holy Quran Competition.
15:11 , 2020 Feb 19
Quran Competition Planned in Ottawa

Quran Competition Planned in Ottawa

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quran memorization competition is planned to be held by the Muslim Students’ Association in Ottawa, Canada.
14:18 , 2020 Feb 19
Military Operation in Syria ‘Matter of Time’: Turkey’s Erdogan

Military Operation in Syria ‘Matter of Time’: Turkey’s Erdogan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday talks with Russia on the northwestern Syrian region of Idlib were far from meeting his country’s demands.
13:33 , 2020 Feb 19
Turkey’s 8th Int’l Quran Contest Slated for May

Turkey’s 8th Int’l Quran Contest Slated for May

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 8th edition of the international Quran competition of Turkey will be held in May, the country’s top religious body said.
12:34 , 2020 Feb 19
Uzbekistan Detains 21 Suspected of Having Links to Syrian Militants

Uzbekistan Detains 21 Suspected of Having Links to Syrian Militants

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Uzbek police have detained 21 people suspected of being linked to an extremist militant group operating in Syria, police said on Wednesday.
11:26 , 2020 Feb 19
Seminar in Qatar Discusses Environment in View of Quran

Seminar in Qatar Discusses Environment in View of Quran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A seminar was held in Qatar to discuss the environment in view of the Holy Quran and the Sunnah of the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
11:05 , 2020 Feb 19
Yemen Crisis Has No Military Solution: UN Envoy

Yemen Crisis Has No Military Solution: UN Envoy

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Yemen stressed that there is no military solution for the crisis in the Arabian Peninsula country.
10:26 , 2020 Feb 19
French President Plans to Tighten Control over Mosques

French President Plans to Tighten Control over Mosques

TEHRAN (IQNA) – France is going to tighten foreign financing of its mosques, end the nomination of imams by foreign countries and withdraw permission for other countries’ control of native language courses, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday.
09:42 , 2020 Feb 19
‘Religion and Global Culture’ Workshop Planned in Germany

‘Religion and Global Culture’ Workshop Planned in Germany

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A workshop on “religion and global culture” is planned to be held by the Institute of Human and Islamic Sciences in Germany on February 21.
09:12 , 2020 Feb 19
Zionist Regime Planning 9,000 Settler Units in Quds

Zionist Regime Planning 9,000 Settler Units in Quds

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Zionist regime of Israel reportedly plans to build 9,000 settler units between two Palestinian neighborhoods in the occupied east Jerusalem al-Quds.
09:01 , 2020 Feb 19
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