Posts Tagged ‘ramadan’

Turks pray at Hagia Sophia for the end of Ramadan and express solidarity with Palestinians

Hundreds of Muslims attended dawn Eid al-Fitr prayers at Istanbul’s iconic Hagia Sophia for the first time since it was controversially reconverted into a mosque last year. The three-day Eid al-Fitr festival marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan — the month of prayer and fasting for Muslims around the world. Muslim worshippers […]

Gaza braced for austere end to Ramadan amid Israeli bombardment

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Beefed-up Israel Police Confront Palestinians In Jerusalem On Ramadan Holy Night

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police on Saturday clashed with Palestinian protesters outside Jerusalem’s Old City during the holiest night of Ramadan, in a show of force that threatened to deepen the holy city’s worst religious unrest in several years. Earlier, police blocked busloads of pilgrims headed to Jerusalem to worship. Police defended their actions as […]

Iranian Academy of Arts to organize webinar on art and Ramadan

TEHRAN – The Iranian Academy of Arts plans to organize a webinar Tuesday to discuss the connections between Iranian arts and rituals with the holy month of Ramadan. The webinar named “Ramadan in the Mirror of Iranian Arts and Rituals” will be held with a focus on music, the academy announced on Monday. Houshang Javid, […]

This Ramadan, Children In Yemen Are Struggling To Survive

23/4/2021 Sarah Ferguson- UNICEF The holy month of Ramadan will be particularly difficult this year for families in Yemen, home of the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Six years of conflict, widespread economic collapse and now COVID-19 have pushed the country to the brink, leaving 80 percent of the population — including 12.4 million children — […]

Clashes on Gaza Border as Ramadan Violence Flares in Jerusalem

Israeli police officers walk during clashes with Palestinian protesters, as the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan continues, in Jerusalem, April 24, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Ammar Awad Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired dozens of rockets into Israel on Saturday drawing retaliatory air strikes, the Israeli military said, after nightly Ramadan clashes between Palestinians and […]

Nightly clashes in Jerusalem continue during holy month of Ramadan

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired around three dozen rockets into Israel overnight on Saturday, while the Israeli military struck back at targets operated by the ruling Hamas group. Meanwhile hundreds of Palestinians clashed with Israeli police in east Jerusalem, injuring at least four police and six protesters. The clashes have become a nightly […]

A Palestinian prayer for Ramadan

COVID-19 cases in Palestine, especially in Gaza, reached record highs this month largely due to the arrival of a highly contagious coronavirus variant first identified in the UK. Gaza has always been vulnerable to pandemics. Under a hermetic blockade since 2006, the densely populated Strip lacks basic services like clean water, electricity, or equipped hospitals. […]

Muslim, Jewish, Christian leaders gather at Ramadan break-fast

For the second year in a row, ambassadors from across the world and members of Congress took part in Wednesday’s National Interfaith Iftar event, the breaking of the  daily Ramadan fast, calling for communities to build bridges of friendship, join together and defeat antisemitism, Islamophobia, other forms of hatred and intolerance.   The event was organized […]

UK Labour Party Leader Keir Starmer Pulls Out of Ramadan Event After CEO of Sponsoring Group Revealed as Supporting Israel Boycotts

Sir Keir Starmer speaking during the Labour leadership hustings at the SEC centre, Glasgow, February 15, 2020. Photo: Jane Barlow via Reuters. The leader of the UK Labour party pulled out of a Ramadan event after the controversial anti-Israel views of the CEO of the sponsoring organization emerged in the media. The Jewish Chronicle reported […]

For Jerusalem’s Muslims, an Israeli humiliation on Ramadan

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Israeli forces, Muslim worshipers clash in Jerusalem’s Old City over Ramadan restrictions

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First Ramadan prayers held at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque in shadow of Israeli restrictions

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Muslims navigate COVID restrictions in the second pandemic Ramadan

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Israeli police arrest Ramadan wakers in Jerusalem

Land, property theft & destruction / Ethnic cleansing / Settlements / Judaization Ramadan public wakers face arrest, fines in Jerusalem JERUSALEM (AP) 6 June — The Palestinian men who chant and beat drums to wake up the faithful during Ramadan in Jerusalem’s Old City say they are being unfairly targeted by Israeli police over their […]

Photos: Quran recitation during holy month of Ramadan in Iran’s Kurdistan

Tasnim | Keyvan Firouzi: A large group of Iranian Muslims recite Quran during the fasting month of Ramadan in the Iranian western city of Sanandaj, Kurdistan province.   Source Article from https://theiranproject.com/blog/2018/05/31/photos-quran-recitation-during-holy-month-of-ramadan-in-irans-kurdistan/ 00

Photos: Hazrat Masoumeh shrine hosts Ramadan Iftar in Qom

Tasnim  | Mohammad Ali Marizad: Pilgrims eat their Iftar (breaking of fast) meal at the holy shrine of Hazrat Masoumeh, in Iran’s holy city of Qom.       Source Article from https://theiranproject.com/blog/2018/05/28/photos-hazrat-masoumeh-shrine-hosts-ramadan-iftar-in-qom/ 00

Photos: Public Iftar ceremonies in Ramadan

ISNA | Ahmad Zohrabi: During the holy month of Ramadan, observant Muslims fast from dawn to dusk. After evening call for prayer, some break their fast during public Iftar banquets held every night in the mosques, parks, and many charity centers.     Source Article from https://theiranproject.com/blog/2018/05/24/photos-public-iftar-ceremonies-in-ramadan/ 00

Beyond Fasting: What We Can All Learn From Ramadan

The Muslim holiday of Ramadan begins this week, and the first thing that many non-Muslims envision is a month of fasting under blazing desert suns. Ramadan isn’t as simple as that, even for Muslims who practice the holiday in the West. Muslims who observe Ramadan in majority non-Muslim countries face unique challenges. While many Muslims […]

Holding Gaza close this Ramadan season and beyond

It is just after sunrise on the first day of Ramadan, and I am in Mali. This landlocked West African country is one of the most vulnerable in the world, and notorious for land grabs. My mind is indeed on land grabs, but it is thousands of miles away. I’m so angry about Gaza. It’s […]

Watching The Hawks – A Travel Ban for Ramadan

Watching The Hawks – A Travel Ban for Ramadan Watching The Hawksyoutube.com Sean Stone and guest host Ashlee Banks interview political analyst and former intelligence officer John Kiriakou, who talks about the Supreme Courts pending verdict on Trumps travel ban, and its seemingly arbitrary criteria. WATCH OUR SHOW ON RT @ https://www.rt.com/shows/watching-the… LIKE Watching the […]

Photos: Iranian popular foods for Ramadan Iftar

ISIL Tehran attacks part of S Arabia, Israel strategic military plan against Iran MNA – A former US army psychological operation officer and counter-terrorism analyst said the attacks in Tehran, the first that ISIL had… Source Article from http://theiranproject.com/blog/2017/06/18/photos-iranian-popular-foods-ramadan-iftar/ 00

COMMENTARY: Ramadan Prayers At Site Of Virgin Mary Statue Trigger Outrage In Spain

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Ramadan prayers at site of Virgin Mary statue trigger outrage in Spain

The controversial gathering took place on Saturday evening, when dozens of Muslims prayed together in Jardines del Triunfo (Gardens of Triumph) park before breaking their daily Ramadan fast. READ MORE: Public Muslim prayer in Munich scrapped amid fears of ‘right-wing violence’ Although the event was sanctioned by City Hall and welcomed by Mayor Francisco Cuenca as […]

Maqloube denied! Celebrating Ramadan dinner at the checkpoint in Hebron

When Israeli soldiers prevented Palestinian dinner guests from crossing a checkpoint that separates downtown Hebron from the rest of the West Bank city on Monday, the group placed their home-cooked dishes on the pavement and held the iftar at the checkpoint. Badia Dwaik, the Palestinian coordinator of Human Rights Defenders, was invited to the home of […]

‘You filled cemeteries with our children’: Anti-terrorist Ramadan video goes viral on YouTube

The video, featuring Hussain Al Jassmi, an Arabic-language singer from the United Arab Emirates, was released on YouTube by Kuwaiti mobile telecommunications company Zain on Friday. The release coincided with the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which started on May 26 this year. The video starts with impassioned lines from a child […]

MAX SCANDAL: Tillerson Refuses to Host Ramadan Event at State Department

Andrew Anglin Daily Stormer May 27, 2017 Not holding an Islamic religious celebration at an American government building???? SCANDAL LEVEL OVER 9000! Reuters: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam’s holy month of Ramadan, two U.S. officials said, apparently breaking with a bipartisan […]

18 killed in suicide blast in Afghanistan on 1st day of Ramadan

A car bomb went off near a bus station and a football field close to a military base in Afghanistan’s southeastern Khost Province on Saturday. The attack targeted police vehicles, Tolo News reports, citing local officials. The attack left at least 18 people dead and six more injured, including two children, according to Interior Ministry […]

Iran, Belarus to ink scientific agreement

Moscow, July 9, IRNA – Iran and Belarus are to sign an agreement on technological, scientific and educational cooperation within the framework of a commission meeting recently held in Minsk on the issue. The signing ceremony will be held in the next few days during the visit of an Iranian delegation led by Minister of […]

In latest pander to Israel lobby, Clinton smears Max Blumenthal’s criticism of Wiesel as ‘hateful’

The Clinton campaign has reached a new low: slamming Max Blumenthal because he has dared to criticize Elie Wiesel for Wiesel’s vicious comments about Palestinians and support for the Iraq war. “Secretary Clinton emphatically rejects these offensive, hateful, and patently absurd statements about Elie Wiesel,” Jake Sullivan, senior policy advisor to Hillary Clinton, the presumptive […]

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