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Key facts about the war in Yemen

Date: May 24, 2018 | Categories: Global Injustice, News, News,

Source: Al-Jazeera For three years, Yemen, the Arab world’s poorest country, has been wracked by a bloody war between the Houthi rebels and supporters of Yemen’s internationally recognised government. The Houthis and the Yemeni government have battled on and off since 2004, but much of the fighting was confined to the Houthis’ stronghold, northern Yemen’s impoverished Saada province. In September 2014, the Houthis …


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ICNA CSJ Condemns Trump’s Decision to Make Jerusalem Israel’s Capitol

Date: December 7, 2017 | Categories: Featured, Global Injustice, News, News,

ICNA CSJ participated in press conferences at the National Press Club as well as in front of the White House in partnership with other Muslim leaders to condemn President Trump’s decision to make Jerusalem Israel’s capitol. Dr. Zahid Bukhari ICNA CSJ Executive Director National Press Club Washington D.C. December 5, 2017 Naeem Baig ICNA CSJ Representative White House Washington D.C. …


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Persecution of all Muslims in Myanmar ‘on the rise’

Date: September 6, 2017 | Categories: Global Injustice, News, News,

Source: Al-Jazeera The systematic persecution of minority Muslims is on the rise across Myanmar and not just confined to the northwestern state of Rakhine, where recent violence has sent at least 123,000 of Rohingya Muslims fleeing to neighbouring Bangladesh, a UK-based rights group said. The Burma Human Rights Network (BHRN) said on Tuesday that the persecution was backed by the government, elements among the …