According to a local source in Nineveh province, ISIS bombed on Saturday a mosque south of the province, while also removed historical inscriptions from the front of two churches in central Mosul.
The 52-year-old Ayse Gurcan has become Turkey’s first ever hijab-wearing female minister. She was appointed by Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as one of the members of the interim Cabinet announced on Friday, August 30, and will serve as the minister of family and social policy.
Close to 300 Muslim scholars and imams from Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of Congo have issued a religious edict (fatwa) against Al Shabaab and its extremist Wahhabi doctrine.
A Bahraini activist underlined that Washington, London and Riyadh support the Al Khalifa regime in its suppression of opposition forces.