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Marking the second anniversary of the initial assault against the Yazidi minority of Iraq, an independent international inquiry said on Wednesday that the genocide against them was "on-going".

Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani proposed that the Islamic Republic and Europe can begin discussions about human rights, provided that Iran would also have the chance to question the shortcomings of Europeans regarding human rights.

The Internet slowdown in the Bahraini village of Diraz, home to a leading Shia cleric, appears to have been ordered by Manama in a bid to disrupt anti-regime protests there, says a monitoring and advocacy group.


An Iranian Sunni scholar from southeastern Province of Sistan and Baluchistan warned that all efforts by enemies of Islam are focused on spreading intrigue among Muslim community.

Streets in Srinagar, the main city of the Indian-controlled Kashmir, went through another day of clashes on Wednesday, when several people were injured in the wake of the overnight killing of two civilians by Indian forces.

Iran says Saudi Arabia must be held to account for the death of thousands of Muslims in last year’s Mina tragedy during the Hajj rituals.

Five villagers have been killed in an attack by Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria’s northern state of Kaduna, police say.

Iran's Permanent Representative to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo here on Wednesday described the UN negligence toward the findings on crimes committed by Saudi Arabia-led coalition in Yemen as treason against the children who are victims of these crimes.

Two Saudi soldiers have been killed in a series of retaliatory attacks by Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah fighters and allies on the southern Saudi province of Jizan.

Foreign-sponsored militants have carried out a mortar attack on the eastern area of the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, leaving at least four people dead and 20 others injured, Press TV reports.


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