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IMN Slams Nigeria Government for Keeping Zakzaky in Detention despite Court Order

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Movement in Nigeria described the continuous detention of top Shia cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky and his wife Zeenat as one of the worst violations of the rule of law.
Ex-Lebanese PMs Seen Dealing Blow to Chances of Govt Led by Khatib
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Any candidate for the post of Lebanese prime minister who engages in talks over the make-up of the cabinet before being formally designated premier is violating the constitution, three former prime ministers said.
16:39 , 2019 Dec 04
Zionist Forces Detain Students from School Campus in West Bank
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Zionist regime’s forces on Wednesday detained two students after storming a school campus in the northern West Bank village of Urif, south of Nablus.
16:12 , 2019 Dec 04
Day of Rage Planned in Palestine in Protest against US Policy on Israeli Settlements
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)-affiliated factions called for a day of rage on Tuesday in all governorates in protest against the recent US announcement that Israeli settlements in occupied Jerusalem al-Quds and the West Bank are not inconsistent with international law.
15:30 , 2019 Nov 24
OIC to Commemorate 50th Anniversary Monday
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will commemorate its 50th anniversary in Jeddah on Monday.
12:55 , 2019 Nov 24
Kuwait Says Ready to Host Yemen Peace Talks  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Kuwait’s permanent representative to the United Nations said his country is ready to host negotiations between the Yemeni warring sides in order to reach a comprehensive agreement on resolution of the conflict in Yemen.
15:26 , 2019 Nov 23
Al-Azhar Slams US Stance on Israeli Settlements in Palestine
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center slammed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s announcement of new US policy on illegal Israeli settlements in Palestine.
12:24 , 2019 Nov 20
Taliban Claim Responsibility for Downing US Chopper in Afghanistan
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Two United States service members were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan on Wednesday, the US military said in a statement.
10:00 , 2019 Nov 20
Israeli Settlers Storm Hebron Church
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of Israeli settlers on Monday night stormed the al-Maskobiyya Church in the city of al-Khalil (Hebron) in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.
14:56 , 2019 Nov 19
Kuwait PM Declines Reappointment, Emir Removes Senior Ministers
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Kuwait’s caretaker prime minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak declined to be reappointed as premier on Monday, the state news agency KUNA reported, rebuffing the offer from the ruling emir after submitting the government’s resignation last week.
16:36 , 2019 Nov 18
Head of Palestine Islamic Council Visits IQNA
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Head of Palestine’s Islamic Council Sheikh Muhammad Nimr Zaqmout visited the International Quran News Agency on Sunday.
15:07 , 2019 Nov 17
Afghan Chief Executive Wants Halt to Election Recount
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah called Sunday for a halt to a recount of the recent presidential election, saying he would not accept "fraud-marked" results.
14:01 , 2019 Nov 10
Egypt Criticizes Washington Post's Description of Daesh Ringleader Baghdadi
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Observatory for Monitoring Takfiri Fatwas and Extremist Ideologies, an affiliate to the Egyptian Dar al Iftaa, strongly criticized the Washington Post newspaper for describing dead Daesh ringleader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi as “austere religious scholar".
16:24 , 2019 Oct 30