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  • CBS Covering SABA Center’s Interfaith Event

    Posted on January 21, 2017 Under
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    SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Religious leaders gathered in mutual support and prayer in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Monday in San Jose. Leaders from the Muslim Community...

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  • Theresa May’s visit to have no positive result for Bahrainis

    Posted on December 5, 2016 Under
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    Theresa May attempts to open a new positive chapter with Bahrain despite years of human rights violations Several rights groups, including Human Rights Watch, have...

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  • UK Says Saudi Bombing Does Not Violate International Law

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    'Threshold not crossed’: Boris Johnson denies Saudi bombing massacres in Yemen breach international law despite UN saying otherwise The UK government does not believe that...

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  • Bahraini Shia Cleric Shaykh Issa Qassim Update

    Posted on December 1, 2016 Under
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    Trial Postponement of Bahrain’s Shia Religious Leader Shaykh Issa Qassim ‘The [Bahrain] criminal court postponed the trial of Bahrain’s Shia spiritual leader Shaykh...

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  • ADHRB Open letter to Prince Charles ahead of Bahrain visit

    Posted on November 8, 2016 Under
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    On 1 November 2016, Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB) sent a letter to Prince Charles regarding his upcoming official country visit to Bahrain....

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  • Call for Papers — Shii Studies Review (SSR)

    Posted on November 7, 2016 Under
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    Call for Papers ‐‐ Shii Studies Review (SSR), Volume One, Issue Two, with a monographic section devoted to al-Sharīf al-Murtaḍā (d. 436/1044) A refereed...

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  • Course on Shi’ism (Iran, March, 2017)

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    4th 10-DAY Course ON Shi’a Islamic Studies (IRAN, MARCH 2017) Course on Shi'ism - The University of Religions and Denominations (Qom, Iran) is pleased to offer the 4th...

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  • Bahraini Torturer and Judge To Investigate War Crimes in Yemen

    Posted on November 3, 2016 Under
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    A Bahraini judge with a history of involvement in torturing human rights activists and journalists is appointed by Saudi Arabia to investigate war crimes in Yemen committed...

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  • Double Standards in the Media When Muslims are Killed

    Posted on November 1, 2016 Under
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    When Muslims - especially Shias - are killed, the Western Media Practices Double Standards In this clip, the SABA Islamic Center's Resident Imam, Nabi Raza Abidi, speaks...

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  • Malaysian Government Arrests Shias as they Commemorate the month of Muharram

    Posted on October 25, 2016 Under
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    KUALA LUMPUR: Selangor religious authorities yesterday arrested 50 Pakistani nationals believed to be Shia Muslim. They were at an event to mark the Ashura – a day...

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  • Baghdad: ISIS Suicide Bomber Kills Shias During Muharram Processions

    Posted on October 19, 2016 Under
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    ISIS Suicide bomber strikes Shia Muharram Procession in Baghdad A suicide blast by ISIS killing at least four Shia Muslims comes day after deadliest attack in Iraqi...

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