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Quebec Mosque Shooter Father Says Sentence Recommended for Son ‘Political’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Raymond Bissonnette, the father of Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette, described the recommended sentence for his son as political.
Reactions to Egyptian Player’s Rejection of ‘Man of the Match’ Award
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt’s goalkeeper Mohamed El-Shenawy refused the Man of the Match award after a spectacular performance in the Egypt-Uruguay Match in the Russia World Cup 2018 on Friday.
16:21 , 2018 Jun 18
UK Far-Right Clash with Police at Anti-Islam London Rally
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of far-right protesters clashed with police in London on Saturday, following a violent demonstration in support of Tommy Robinson, the jailed founder of the anti-Islam English Defence League (EDL).
15:25 , 2018 Jun 10
Islamic Trade Finance Workshop in Uzbekistan
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, Ministry for Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Uzbekistan have come together for the first trade finance workshop titled “Trade Finance as a Key Factor in Trade Promotion.”
16:31 , 2018 May 22
Man Detained for Weaving Knife at Amsterdam Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The police responded to mosque Nour on Witte de Withstraat in Amsterdam West, Netherlands, on Sunday night to deal with a man waving a knife at the mosque, the police said on Facebook.
09:40 , 2018 May 22
Crane Collapses in Mecca Grand Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A winch crane toppled over onto a construction area in the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
12:49 , 2018 May 21
Deployment of Police at Liberia Mosques Not Terrorism Related
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Liberia National Police said the deployment of police officers at various mosques across the country is not to prevent a terror attack but is intended to protect Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan.
12:02 , 2018 May 20
Florida Man Arrested for Threatening to Blow Up Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A man in South Florida, US, is accused of leaving multiple voicemails saying he would blow up a mosque days before Ramadan.
21:27 , 2018 May 18
Daesh Claims Attack on Indonesian Police in Riau
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group claimed responsibility for an attack on Wednesday in Sumatra, Indonesia that killed one policeman and wounded two.
14:31 , 2018 May 16
South Africa Muslim Judicial Council Delegation Visits Shia Mosque, Condemns Attack
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A high-level delegation from South Africa’s Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) visited the Imam Hussain (AS) Mosque in Verulam, near Durban, on Monday night to call for calm after Thursday’s fatal attack there, the MJC said on Tuesday.
11:47 , 2018 May 16
 UAE Government Announces Ramadan Working Hours   
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Arab Emirates’ Federal Authority for Government Human Resources (FAHR) has announced working hours for the holy month of Ramadan.  
16:36 , 2018 May 13
Exhibit in Philippines Showcases Replicas of World Major Mosques
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 2 dozen miniature mosques are now on display in Cotabato City in Maguindanao, the Philippines, as the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) officially launched an exhibit of ‘Mosques Around the World’.
14:24 , 2018 May 13
Kazakhstan's Financial Hub Adds Islamic Arbitration Capabilities
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Astana-based International Arbitration Centre (IAC) is adding specialists in Islamic law to its dispute resolution services, as Kazakhstan’s financial hub looks to Islamic finance to attract new business.
16:19 , 2018 May 08