Religious Strife

Iran recruits Afghan and Pakistani Shiites to fight in Syria

Sep 16, 2017

Thousands of Pakistani and Afghan Shiites have been recruited by Iran to fight in Syria generating fears their return could aggravate sectarian rivalries

UNICEF says Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar include an estimated 240,000 children

Sep 15, 2017

UNICEF says Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in Myanmar include an estimated 240,000 children

Nearly 3 weeks into Rohingya crisis, refugees still fleeing

Sep 15, 2017

Nearly three weeks into a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar, thousands are still flooding across the border into teeming refugee settlements in Bangladesh

The Latest: Amnesty decries burnings targeting Rohingya

Sep 14, 2017

The Latest:UK says suffering of Rohingya an 'abomination'.

The Latest: UN chief says ethnic cleansing against Rohingyas

Sep 13, 2017

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says ethnic cleansing is taking place in Myanmar against the Rohingya Muslim minority and he is urging government authorities to suspend military action and end the violence.

Report: Iran detains Islamic State group leader near Tehran

Sep 13, 2017

Iranian news outlet reports that authorities have arrested a leader of the Islamic State extremist group

Bangladesh leader visits Rohingya refugees, assures help

Sep 13, 2017

Bangladesh leader demands Myanmar take back Rohingya refugees, says she will not 'tolerate injustice'

Police: Afghan man assaulted in Germany for wearing crucifix

Sep 12, 2017

Berlin police say an Afghan man was attacked in the German capital by two assailants who yanked a crucifix necklace off of him and demanded to know why he had become a Christian

Bangladesh slams Myanmar for 'atrocities' against Rohingya

Sep 12, 2017

Bangladesh slams Myanmar for 'atrocities' against Rohingya, demands they be allowed to return

The Latest: Bangladesh lambasts Myanmar for 'atrocities'

Sep 12, 2017

The Bangladeshi leader lambasts Myanmar for "atrocities" drove hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims across the border in recent weeks

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