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Study: 1,900 Shia Muslims killed in Pakistan since 2012

A new study shows violence against Shia Muslims has been rising in Pakistan and more than 1,900 Shia Muslims have been killed in recent years, Press TV reports. The study,

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2 killed in explosions at Kurdish rally in Turkey

Two people died and more than 100 were injured after two explosions rocked a large Kurdish party election rally in southeast Turkey on Friday, the country’s Agriculture Minister Mehdi Eker

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U.S. Supreme Court rules for Muslim woman denied job at clothing store

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of a Muslim woman who sued after being denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch Co clothing store in Oklahoma

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Saudi protesters hold rally to support senior Shia cleric

Saudi protesters have once again taken to the streets, calling on authorities to overturn the death sentence handed to prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr. The Saudis staged a rally

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Palestinian Children in Urgent Need of Psych-social First Aid

Recent killings increased the number of Palestinian children who have been victims of ruthless war to the total of 469 since early July. The war has had grave physical and

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Abuse and Exploitation as Thousands Flee Myanmar

Two years after violence erupted in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, more reports have indicated the increasing rate of abuse and exploitation as people continue to escape overseas in order to seek