Tag archive for ‘Mosque’
By Qalinle Hussein On Sunday, April 29th, 2012
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Qatar approves $1.8m mosque project in Djibouti

QATAR CITY — The Islamic Affairs Department of Qatar on Saturday announced its approval of the final design of a US$1.8m grand mosque in the Republic of Djibouti. Khalid Shaheen Al Ghanim, Director of the More...

The silhouettes of armed men in the semi-desertic plains near the central Somalia town of Galkayo (AFP)
By Hassan Ali On Saturday, April 16th, 2011
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SOMALIA: Gunmen kill 5 in a Mosque in Puntland

LAS ANOD — Gunmen stormed a mosque in the Somali city of Galkayo Saturday and sprayed gunfire on worshippers, killing at least five and wounding 10, security officials and witnesses said. [ad#Google 200x90] It More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Tuesday, March 9th, 2010
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South Africa slams Israel over heritage site annex

PRETORIA (Somalilandpress) — South Africa’s response to Israel’s decision to declare the cave of the Patriachs and Rachel’s tomb in the West Bank to be National Heritage sites. The South African Government More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Sunday, January 24th, 2010
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NIGERIA: 150 Muslim residents massacred

A US-based rights group has urged Nigeria’s vice-president to order an immediate criminal investigation into “a massacre of at least 150 Muslim residents” of a town in central Nigeria. In a statement, More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, January 9th, 2010
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Breaking News: Somaliland forces say attack on mosque foiled

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — Security forces in Somalia’s northern breakaway enclave of Somaliland said on Saturday they had foiled an attack on a mosque in Hargeisa where the imam had spoken out against More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Sunday, November 8th, 2009
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Swiss Muslims open mosque doors

Zurich, 08 November 2009 (Somalilandpress) – Muslims in many parts of Switzerland have invited the public into mosques – three weeks before a vote on whether to ban the construction of minarets. Muslim More...