A Muslim religious authority, along with other Islamic groups, has called on Muslims to boycott all the Israeli acts of aggression against the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in a gesture of protest after Tel Aviv set up metal detectors at the site's entrance gates.
Israel reopened the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East Beit-ul-Moqaddas Sunday closed after a gunfight that killed two Israeli policemen and three Palestinians, but Muslim worshippers refused to enter due to new security measures including metal detectors and cameras.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has defined new criteria for visa applicants from several Muslim countries and is set to implement them on Thursday, according to a US State Department memo.
Several American and foreign organizations have criticized the US Supreme Court’s decision allowing parts of President Donald Trump’s travel ban to go into effect. They are urging institutions like the US Congress to take action to stop the implementation of this discriminatory act against Muslims.
Iran denounced the recent US Supreme Court ruling allowing President Donald Trump’s contentious Muslim ban to be partly reinstated, saying the United States is turning a blind eye to the real culprits behind acts of terror on its soil.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says Muslims today are obliged to fight Israel with whatever means they have as he calls Palestine the foremost issue of the Islamic world.
Two Muslim men have been beaten to death by Indian mobs in the country’s northeast over allegations of stealing cows for slaughter, the latest in a series of similar attacks blamed on hard-line Hindus who consider the animal scared.