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Athens 1st Mosque to Be Inaugurated in March: Official  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Greece gave a new date for the inauguration of the mosque in Athens.

US-Born Iranian Journalist Unlikely to Be Released Immediately: Son

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in the United States confirmed the arrest of US-born Iranian Press TV news presenter Marzieh Hashemi as a material witness in an unspecified investigation.

Trump’s New ‘Anti-Muslim’ Appointee Worries Civil Rights Groups

TEHRAN (IQNA) – American civil rights groups have condemned the appointment of a new deputy national security advisor who served on the board of an anti-Muslim group for nearly a decade.

Pakistani Airline to Replace Music with Quran in Hajj Flights

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has banned in-flight entertainment for Hajj and Umrah pilgrims traveling to Jeddah and Medina and will only play Quranic verses and naats for them,...
Quranic Activities
1st Quran Recitation Aired on Saudi Quran Radio (+Audio)

1st Quran Recitation Aired on Saudi Quran Radio (+Audio)

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Saudi Ministry of Information has released the first Quran recitation aired on the country’s Quran Radio.
19 Jan 2019, 09:35
Political
Malaysia Not to Host Any Events Involving Israel: FM

Malaysia Not to Host Any Events Involving Israel: FM

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Malaysia’s foreign minister said on Wednesday that the government will not budge over a ban on Israeli athletes in a para swimming competition and has decided that the country will not host any events in the future involving Israel.
16 Jan 2019, 16:28
Religious Activities
Religious Leaders Duty-Bound to Promote World Peace: Al-Azhar  

Religious Leaders Duty-Bound to Promote World Peace: Al-Azhar  

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Sheikh of al-Azhar Ahmed al-Tayeb underlined the responsibility of religious leaders to work for promoting peace in the world.  
16 Jan 2019, 12:04
World
Shots Fired at Texas Mosque Spark Manhunt for Gunman

Shots Fired at Texas Mosque Spark Manhunt for Gunman

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A drive-by shooter opened fire on a mosque near Houston, striking a building and truck parked on its property, officials said Tuesday.
16 Jan 2019, 09:28
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