When Iraq attacked Iran in September 1980, it triggered an eight year devastating war. Led by Saddam Hussein, the Iraqi-imposed war came less than two years after the Islamic revolution in Iran.
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, and the month in which the Quran was revealed and time of spiritual reflection, improvement and increased devotion and worship. Muslims are expected to put more effort into following the teachings of Islam.
A U.S. military drone strike killed a senior ISIL leader on June 16, the Department of Defense confirmed to reporters on July 2. Tariq bin Tahar al-‘Awni al-Harzi was killed by a coalition airstrike in Shaddadi, Syria.
Saudi warplanes attack home of "Faraj Said Bin Ghanem", former prime minister of Yemen , in Sana'a.