Posts Tagged ‘commemorate’

Palestinians from the 48 territories commemorate the Second Intifada

Oct 01, 2023 Source: By Al Mayadeen English Palestinians in the occupied Palestinian territories held a mass demonstration to mark the 23rd anniversary of the October 2000 Intifada. Palestinians from the Palestinian territories occupied in 1948, organized a march today to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the second Intifada that in October 2000. Every year, […]

White House preps lawn to commemorate Jimmy Carter’s 99th birthday

The White House is paying homage to former President Jimmy Carter ahead of his upcoming 99th birthday on Sunday. A special installation that reads “Happy Birthday President Carter” has gone up on the White House’s North lawn, according to a photo posted to X. The tiered red, white and blue wooden cake display also has… […]

Book Garden to commemorate Jalal Al-e Ahmad’s 54th death anniversary

TEHRAN-On the occasion of the 54th death anniversary of the celebrated Iranian writer Jalal Al-e Ahmad, a conference will be held at the Book Garden in Tehran on September 11. Source

5 Intl. Photo Award to commemorate National Cinema Day

TEHRAN –The organizers of the 5 International Photo Award will be hosting a grand ceremony to commemorate Iran’s National Day of Cinema, which falls on September 12 this year. Source

Muslims Worldwide Commemorate Ashura amid Security Concerns

 July 29, 2023 Muslims around the world observed Ashura, a day of profound significance, commemorating the death of the Prophet Mohammed’s beloved grandson, Imam Hussein. While some Shiites marked the day on Friday, Iraq, Lebanon, and Syria held their remembrances on Saturday. In the suburbs of Beirut, a major shutdown took place, and crowds of […]

We will not commemorate the 75th Nakba with tears, but with the strength of resistance

The 75th anniversary of the Nakba of all Arabs and Muslims, not just Palestine, is upon us. It is the catastrophe of the entire Islamic nation that began in 1948 and its consequences continue to this day. We remember that day, on 14 May 1948, on which the hearts of the Arab nation was torn […]

Algeria : the parade to commemorate the 60th independence’s anniversary

Algeria celebrates 60 years of independence from France this 5 July. Source

Palestinian, Lebanese resistance factions commemorate PRC founder

1 Jul 2022 Source: Al Mayadeen By Al Mayadeen English  The Palestinian and Lebanese resistance factions commemorate the martyrdom of the founder of the Popular Resistance Committees and its military wing, Al-Nasser Saladin Brigades, Jamal Abu Samhadana. The Lebanese and Palestinian resistance factions commemorated Friday the martyrdom of Secretary-General Jamal Abu Samhadana, the founder of the […]

Armenians Commemorate 107th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

Armenians around the world commemorated the 107th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Sunday, marking the onset of a Turkish slaughter of some 1.5 million Armenian Christians.

London to commemorate 16 years since the 7/7 bombings of 2005

In London’s Hyde Park, 52 stainless steel pillars stand together in four clusters in the southeastern corner of the 350-acre site. Each of the pillars represents one person who died, while each cluster symbolises one of the four locations where the bombs went off on July 7, 2005. Sixteen years on, people still stumble across […]

Jewish veterans of the Red Army commemorate Victory in Europe Day

Some 500 Jewish Israeli veterans of the Soviet Red Army, their children and grandchildren, IDF soldiers and Israeli youth movement members gathered in Jerusalem on Sunday to mark the Soviet and Allied victory over Nazi Germany in the World War II.  Alongside the veterans, Defense Minister Benny Gantz, Aliyah and Integration Minister Pnina Tamano-Shata and […]

Holocaust Remembrance Day: Israel to commemorate victims of Nazi genocide

Israel will once again commemorate the greatest calamity to befall the Jewish people in 2,000 years on Wednesday night and Thursday as the country marks Holocaust Remembrance Day. The official state opening ceremony for Holocaust Remembrance Day will take place at 8:00 p.m. in Yad Vashem’s Warsaw Ghetto Square on the Mount of Remembrance in […]

“Blue Skies” Events Commemorate Greek Bicentennial in Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh’s iconic City-County Building will glow in blue light from March 25-27 in honor of the Greek War of Independence. Credit: Facebook/City-County building A series of events called “Blue Skies” in Pittsburgh will cap a month-long celebration of the Greek bicentennial of the War of Independence in western Pennsylvania this week. The Greek-American Community of […]

Saplings planted to commemorate ‘women of the century’

TEHRAN – One hundred saplings were planted in commemoration of Iranian celebrated women of the century in Tehran on the occasion of the National Week of Natural Resources (March 6-13), IRNA reported on Sunday. Turan Mirhadi, mother of children’s literature in Iran, Nooshafarin Ansari, secretary of the Iranian Children’s Book Council, Badr al-Zaman Gharib, Iranian […]

Socially-distanced Iran parades on wheels, not feet, to commemorate 1979 revolution

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Chelsea FC to commemorate Holocaust anniversary during Wednesday’s match

Chelsea will be marking the third anniversary of its Say No To Antisemitism campaign during Wednesday’s match against the Wolverhampton Wanderers taking place at Stamford Bridge stadium.The match and Chelsea’s special tribute coincides with International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Team owner Roman Abramovich inaugurated the Say No To Antisemitism campaign in 2018. As part of the effort, […]

Moments of silence in France and UK commemorate 102 years since end of World War I

Moments of silence were observed in France and the United Kingdom amid several ceremonies marking the 102nd anniversary of Armistice Day. The day commemorates the November 11, 1918 armistice ending World War I. It also pays tribute to those who died in the war. French President Emmanuel Macron symbolically re-ignited the flame at the Tomb […]

Japanese municipality holds benefit to commemorate savior of Jews

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Photos: Lights out at Milad Tower to commemorate Earth Hour

FNA | Mehdi Marizad: The iconic Milad Tower in Tehran went dark for an hour on Saturday night, as the Earth Hour campaign kicked off across the globe to raise public awareness about climate change and energy consumption. Ali Darvishpour, the top executive of Milad Tower, the world’s sixth tallest telecoms giant, told the Persian-language […]

Iranians Commemorate Epic 2009 pro-Islamic Republic Rallies

December 30, 2017 Millions of Iranians across the country are commemorating the anniversary of the 2009 mass rallies that were held in support of the Islamic Republic and put an end to post-election unrest back then. On Saturday, people from all walks of life took part in demonstrations and ceremonies in several Iranian cities to […]

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