Category: International News

Saudi Wahhabi Preacher Fatwa Allows Jihadis to Rape Syrian Women

Saudi Wahhabi Preacher Fatwa Allows Jihadis to Rape Syrian Women

Saudi Wahhabi Preacher Fatwa Allows Jihadis to Rape Syrian Women A hard-line Wahhabi cleric in Saudi Arabia has recently issued a special religious decree that permits the militants in Syria to engage in short-term marriages with Syrian women.  (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) -A Wahhabi religious cleric in Saudi Arabia, Muhammed al-Arifi, who is very influential [&hellip

White House, Senate reach deal to avert fiscal cliff

White House, Senate reach deal to avert fiscal cliff

White House, Senate reach deal to avert fiscal cliff US President, Barack Obama, surrounded by “middle class Americans”, speaks about the fiscal cliff negotiations from the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, United States. (file photo) Tue Jan 1, 2013 6:53AM LAST UPDATE The White House and congressional Republicans have reached an agreement to avert [&hellip

Iranian Commander Dismisses Israel’s War Rhetoric against Iran as Boastful Lie

Iranian Commander Dismisses Israel’s War Rhetoric against Iran as Boastful Lie

Iranian Commander Dismisses Israel’s War Rhetoric against Iran as Boastful Lie A senior Iranian military official mocked Israeli Air Force commander’s recent war rhetoric against Iran, and described it as the January lie.  (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces for Basij and Defense Culture Brigadier General Massoud Jazzayeri [&hellip

Afghanistan mine kills 10 girls

Afghanistan mine kills 10 girls

At least 10 young girls have been killed and two others injured in a landmine explosion in eastern Afghanistan, officials say. A spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province said the girls were collecting firewood when one of them hit the mine with an axe. Most of those killed were aged between nine and 11, [&hellip

Bopha typhoon death toll exceeds 1000

Bopha typhoon death toll exceeds 1000

Personnel from the Philippine National Police (PNP) join others in the search and retrieval operations in the south in the aftermath of Typhoon Bopha, December 11, 2012. Over 1000 people have been killed since Typhoon Bopha hit the Philippines on December 4, while hundreds of others remain missing, the government says. The death toll has [&hellip