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23 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/Security, 8:06 AMSecurity Forces Mobilized in Jerusalem as Unrest Builds

Police forces throughout Jerusalem's Old City and Arab neighborhoods have been mobilized Friday morning, ahead of a 72-hour "humanitarian ceasefire" in Gaza and the first Friday after Ramadan.


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4 hrs ago | Daily Times

Imam's murder is anti-humanity, anti-Islam

BEIJING: The murder of a respected religious leader in China's far-western Xinjiang region highlights the anti-humanity and anti-Islam nature of religious extremists.


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8 hrs ago | NCR Iran

Iran: Man arrested as being 'thug' paraded through Tehran

A man has been paraded through the streets of Tehran as punishment being a 'thug' and a series alleged other 'crimes' including 'gambling during the holy month of Ramadan.'


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12 hrs ago | Suria

Death toll in Indonesia Eid boat...

Rescuers pulled 12 more bodies from an Indonesian river Friday, bringing the death toll in two boat sinkings to 36, as millions travel across the country for the Eid holiday season.


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16 hrs ago | Get Reading

Extra effort from Reading's Muslims for the homeless during Ramadan festival

Nicola Daly, of Usk Road, was also told to pay back the A 107,154 she owed in council tax, housing benefit and income support at A 50 a month When getreading reader Dave Cole took a walk through Dinton Pastures in this Thursday's heat, it was the opportunity to record the park's tranquility in a great gallery of photos.


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21 hrs ago | Fox News

More bodies found in Indonesia's 2 boat disasters over Muslim holiday; death toll up to 34

Rescuers carry the body of one of the victims of a boat accident in North Sumatra, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.


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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Bangkok Post

Separatists 'willing to talk'

The Barisan Revolusi Nasional separatist movement is ready to resume the peace dialogue for the troubled South if Bangkok is eager to return to the negotiation table, a spokesman for the separatist movement said.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Happy End-of-Ramadan

Coming off the smashing success of my previous blog "Move the Border!" , quoted in the Huffington Post - - I figured it was a good time to write again.


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York Press

Hundreds attend 'Big Iftar' at York Mosque

The event was part of a national initiative to invite people from different faiths and ethnicities to mosques to experience and understand why Muslims fast, and to share in Iftar - or breaking a fast during Ramadan.


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China says pro-government imam murdered in NW

China said Thursday that a leading pro-government Muslim cleric in the volatile northwestern territory of Xinjiang was murdered, and police killed two suspects and captured another.


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The Wave

Eid Festival returns to Anaheim to mark end of Ramadan

ANAHEIM Live music and a diverse selection of food from across the Middle East are expected to draw about 20,000 Muslims to downtown Anaheim for the city's second annual Eid Festival, marking the end of the month-long fasting period of Ramadan.


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The Wichita Eagle

19 swimmers drown off Pakistan beaches

Farooq Baluch, the director of Pakistan's largest private emergency service, said Thursday that rescuers had pulled 19 bodies from the water near the southern city of Karachi.


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Wed Jul 30, 2014


Iraq offers aid to those displaced by militants

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said Wednesday his government has allocated more than $850 million to assist those displaced by last month's militant takeover of much of the country, and called on Sunnis remaining in those areas to take up arms against the insurgents.


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China Digital Times

Xinjiang Attack Disputed; Uyghur Scholar Charged

Xinhua yesterday reported that a "premeditated and carefully planned" violent terrorist attack [Chinese] in Shache County, western Xinijang had killed dozens of civilians and destroyed over 30 police vehicles early on Monday morning, and that security forces in turn shot dead dozens of the armed assailants "in accordance with the law."


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Barack Obama congratulates Ilham Aliyev on Ramadan holiday

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 30 Trend: The U.S. President Barack Obama has sent a congratulatory letter to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on Ramadan holiday.


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Iran's Supreme Leader Calls on Muslims to Arm Hamas for Fight Against 'Rabid Dog' Israel

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday appealed to Muslims around the world to help arm Palestinian terror groups in their fight against the "rabid dog" Israel.


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At least 24 dead in Guinea rap concert stampede

At least 24 people died and dozens more were hurt in a stampede at a rap concert on a beach in the Guinean capital Conakry, prompting a week of national mourning.


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Daily Echo

Day of thanksgiving as Muslims mark the end of Ramadan with prayers and feasts

The day of thanksgiving started worldwide with special prayers, children were given gifts and new clothes, money was donated to charity and people travelled far and wide to be with loved ones.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

At least 24 reported killed in Guinea beach concer...

At least 24 people were killed in a stampede at a beachside concert celebrating the end of Ramadan in Guinea's capital, news agency AFP said, with Guinea's Presidency declaring a week of mourning after what it described as a "tragic drama".


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Don't laugh loudly, Turkish deputy PM tells women

One of the most senior members of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government sparked an outcry on Tuesday after declaring that women should not laugh loudly in public.


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