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Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has repeatedly warned of Iranian entrenchment in the war-torn country.
Sayyed Muhammad Ali Husseini preaches inter-faith tolerance in multi-lingual Facebook messages.
Imam Mohamad Tawhidi proudly posted on Sunday about being the first Shia Imam "to pay his respects at Auschwitz."
The origin of the tomb is often said to date back 2,700 years.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The bombings are the latest in a string of violent attacks on the country's Shi'ite minority.
The Iraqi government has signaled to the Kurds that it wouldn't accept any kind of secession.
"What should we expect from a government that has never tried to protect us?"
Saudi Arabia cancelled military aid last February when Beirut failed to join other Arab states in condemning attacks by Iranian demonstrators on Saudi missions in Iran.
Images of Bahraini Shi'ites taking to the streets undisturbed to protest their government's decision that were disseminated on social media networks were received with great wonder in Iran.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Iran, Hezbollah lash out at Bahrain for stripping prominent Shi'ite cleric of citizenship.
The Khums (meaning fifth in Arabic), is a tax mentioned in the Koran and consisting of 20% of a person's excess earning. The money is donated to poor and orphans, as well as to Islamic institutions.
Senior official of Shi'ite Lebanese group tells local media that secret relations between Riyadh and Jerusalem led to the Saudi decision to classify Hezbollah as a terrorist organization.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
In a video released on the Facebook page of the Iraqi social media campaign, "Fallujah is dying of hunger," the woman demands from the world: "save us from ISIS or bomb us with chemical weapons."
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