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Georgia Muslim Student Says School Expelled Her for Wearing Hijab

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Linde McAvoy converted to Islam a few weeks after she enrolled in the Georgia Career Institute Conyers, US state of Georgia, for cosmetology last December — so she started wearing a hijab (headscarf) to her classes.
EU Gives 5mln Euro for Rohingya Food Aid
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The European Commission has provided an additional 5 million euro which will be used for life-saving food assistance for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh.
11:58 , 2018 Dec 11
Palestinian Family Forced to Demolish House in Quds
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli authorities on Saturday forced a Palestinian family to demolish its own house in occupied East Jerusalem (Quds), the family members said.
12:49 , 2018 Dec 09
Amsterdam Police Investigating Death Threats against Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Amsterdam police are investigating a video in which a spokesperson for the Nasr mosque in Amsterdam-Oost is threatened with death.
09:59 , 2018 Dec 05
China Extends Crackdown on Muslims  
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  China’s crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang province has spread to Ningxia, signaling a hardening in Beijing’s management of ethnic and religious groups.
15:10 , 2018 Dec 02
India's Top Court Urged to Resolve Babri Masjid Dispute
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A senior lawyer representing Indian Muslims in the decades-old Babri Masjid dispute said the Supreme Court should announce its verdict and resolve the issue.
14:02 , 2018 Dec 02
At Least 15 Killed in Al-Shabab Attack in Somalia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least 15 people were killed, including a controversial religious scholar, and 10 others wounded after a car bomb exploded followed by heavy gunfire in central Somalia, police and officials said.
14:48 , 2018 Nov 26
Palestinian Exports to Be Exempt from Russian Customs
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Palestine and Russia are expected to sign an agreement, in the near future, exempting Palestinian products exported to Russia from customs, according the Palestinian ambassador to Russia.
14:38 , 2018 Nov 05
Israel Closes Roads, Entrances to Villages in Salfit District of West Bank
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli forces set up military checkpoints and closed several roads to Palestinian traffic, on Sunday, in the northern occupied West Bank district of Salfit, after a shooting attack, in which two Israeli settlers were killed, while the third was severely injured, near the illegal Israeli settlement of Ariel.
14:27 , 2018 Oct 07
EU Convoy Targeted by Car Bomb in Somalia, No Casualties
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A suicide car bombing by terrorist group al Shabaab hit a European Union armored convoy in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Monday, damaging one vehicle but causing no casualties, police and the militants said.
15:13 , 2018 Oct 01
Turkey Detains 39 on Suspected Gulen Links
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Turkish authorities detained 33 soldiers and six others for suspected links to the network of a US-based cleric Ankara says orchestrated the 2016 attempted coup, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Wednesday.
11:43 , 2018 Sep 26
Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Leader Sentenced to Life
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in Egypt on Sunday sentenced Mohamed Badie, the leader of Muslim Brotherhood, to life in prison.
15:23 , 2018 Sep 23
Florida Man Suspected of Planning Mosque Shooting Gets 5 Years in Jail
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A 70-year-old man suspected of planning to carry out a mass shooting at a Jacksonville mosque in the US state of Florida was sentenced Monday to prison for an unrelated charge.
12:18 , 2018 Sep 18