Rockets and heavy machines guns fired from Afghan government helicopters killed and wounded at least 107 boys and men attending a religious ceremony near the northern city of Kunduz in April, according to a United Nations report.

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that the ongoing Saudi aggression against impoverished Yemen may deprive a whole generation of children of education this year,

The United Nations children’s agency, UNICEF, says violence has left over two million children out of school in Yemen, which has been under relentless Saudi attacks for more than a year.

The Israeli military has refused to take responsibility for its deadly shelling of a UN school in Gaza, which sheltered dozens of displaced Palestinians during the regime’s 50-day military aggression against the besieged territory in 2014.

Saudi pilots have launched yet another airstrike on a school in the Yemeni province of Ta’izz, with no information immediately available on possible casualties.

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the attack, reportedly an airstrike, on a school in northern Yemen that killed at least 10 children and injured many more over the weekend.

The United Nations has warned that some 263 million children and young people, equivalent to about a quarter of the population of Europe, are out of school across the world mostly due to poverty, discrimination and violence.

The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) reported today that some 263 million children and youth, equivalent to about a quarter of the population of Europe, are out of school from primary to upper secondary levels with sub-Saharan Africa having the highest rates of exclusion.

A group of 15 top American Muslim organizations has alleged that a California board responsible for developing school textbooks is injecting “Islamophobic content” in the new curriculum.


A book titled “Lessons of Mysticism in the Shia School of Islam”, which is an English translation of "Sayr wa Suluk" (spiritual journey) by Grand Ayatollah Gharavi Aliyari, was published on Eid Al-Adha.


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