General view outside the Islamic Centre (Blue Mosque) in Hamburg, Germany, January 9, 2020.
150 people protest for closure of Khamenei-controlled center in Germany

Demonstrators seek Merkel's support for democratic forces in Iran and to join US sanctions against Iran's regime.

Palestinians outside of Old City unable to attend prayers at Al-Aqsa - report

The Jerusalem Islamic Waqf said that 1,200 Palestinians total, managed to attend Friday prayers at Al-Aqsa throughout the day.

Mosques instruct Palestinians to reject peace deals as world celebrates

This Friday, September 18, Imams have been instructed to condemn the peace deals, and to warn that they pose a danger to those who signed them.

A Muslim devotee recites the Koran at the Star Mosque during Ramadan in Dhaka, Bangladesh, April 26,
Gas pipeline blast kills 17 worshipers in Bangladesh mosque

Authorities have launched an investigation into the incident.

Mosque in Lebanon accidentally blasts pop song from loudspeaker

A local resident filmed the scene as the song Mosh Khayfa by Lebanese pop star Nawal El Zoghi was played from the mosque's loudspeakers, usually used for the call to prayer.

Brenton Tarrant, charged for murder in relation to the mosque attacks, is seen in the dock during hi
NZ judge rejects mosque shooter's 'self-absorbed' change of heart

"He said if necessary, he could psychologically analyze himself."

Survivors reject NZ mosque shooter's 'white supremacist' world view

Gunman Brenton Tarrant, a 29-year-old Australian, is scheduled to be sentenced this week after pleading guilty to 51 murders, 40 attempted murders and one charge of committing a terrorist act.

Turkish police officers stand guard on the top of the Kariye (Chora) museum in Istanbul
After Hagia Sophia, Turkey converts historic Chora church into mosque

A church was first built at the site in the 4th century, but most of the existing building dates to an 11th century church that was partly rebuilt 200 years later following an earthquake.

Turkish police officers stand guard on the top of the Kariye (Chora) museum in Istanbul
After Hagia Sophia, Turkey's historic Chora church also switched to mosque

The mediaeval Church of the Holy Saviour in Chora, built near the ancient city walls of Constantinople, contains 14th century Byzantine mosaics showing biblical scenes.

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