Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi said on Monday that the character of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, the former commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps’ Quds Force, should be introduced to everyone as an influential figure in the Muslim world.
Several cities across Iran celebrated National Nurse Day, which marks the birth anniversary of Hazrat Zeinab (PBUH), the granddaughter of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and the sister of Imam Hussein (PBUH), the third Imam of Shia Muslims.
Hundreds of children on Wednesday defied a ban on protests at Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh to mark the fourth anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown which sparked an exodus across the border, community leaders said.
Marking the 52nd anniversary of the arson attack on the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the presidency of Palestine in a press release called upon the international community to provide protection for the holy sites in occupied Al-Quds.
Iranians and devotees of Imam Khomeini, the revered founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran, commemorated the 32nd anniversary of his demise, while an annual mourning ceremony at his mausoleum is canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Supporters and relatives of African-American man George Floyd marched ahead of the first anniversary of his murder by a white policeman, a killing that prompted a reckoning on racial injustice in the United States.
Culture Center of Islamic Republic of Iran in Pakistan held a ceremony to celebrate the birth anniversary Imam Ali (PBUH), the first Imam of Shias, and Father's Day, which was attended by cultural figures, academics and religious thinkers.