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Former UK deputy says Iraq invasion was illegal

    Tony Blair’s deputy prime minister John Prescott says that the UK broke international law when it joined the invasion of Iraq in 2003. Prescott’s remarks came a few days after the publication of a damning report on Britain’s role in the US-led invasion of Iraq. The Chilcot Inquiry …

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…ISIS harshly stoned woman to death in public in Ramadan

    Extremists of the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) on Thursday stoned an Iraqi woman to death on charges of committing adultery, local sources and eyewitnesses reported. The ISIS-led Islamic Police [al-Hisba] detained a woman in al-Tahrir district in the city of Mosul, accusing her of committing adultery. The Sharia …

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Local veterans hold rally in support of Muslims in Boston

Boston (Massachusetts) – Local antiwar military veterans gathered outside New England’s largest mosque Saturday to show support for Muslims amid growing anti-Muslim sentiments that some believe have been stoked by the inflammatory tone of the presidential race. The rally at the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center in Roxbury was …

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Who is Sheikh Zakzaky, Nigeria’s Most Powerful Shiite Muslim?

Nigeria’s foremost Shiite Muslim cleric is currently being held in custody after violence broke out between his followers and the Nigerian military.Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), was detained after deadly clashes between Nigerian soldiers and his followers in the city of Zaria, Kaduna state, …

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