Iran Leader Sends Message to 2022 Hajj, Urges Muslims’ UnityLeader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei sent a message to the 2022 Hajj pilgrimage, inviting Muslims around the world to turn away from what leads to “disunity and division” while also talking about Islamic awakening and resistance.
US Africa Strategy Unveiled: Countering ChinaThe White House on Monday published its new strategy for Sub-Saharan Africa, which explicitly aims to counter China’s extensive investment on the continent and oppose Russia’s supposed “harmful activities” there.
FBI Raids Trump’s Private Residence in FloridaThe US domestic intelligence and security service (FBI) raided Donald Trump’s residence in Mar-A-Lago, Florida on Monday, in a move the former US president called an "assault". While the Justice Department has not officially commented on the operation yet, several major US news outlets reported the raid may have been related to boxes of classified documents Trump took with him from the White House, citing “persons familiar” with the matter.
Indian forces have shot and killed at least 14 civilians in the remote northeastern state of Nagaland, on the border with Myanmar. The incident has sparked violent clashes between locals and law enforcement agents.
Schools reopened in India’s Karnataka state under tight security on Wednesday a week after authorities shut them down in the face of growing protests against the imposition of a ban on the wearing of hijab, a headdress commonly worn by female Muslims.
Two Muslim teenagers were killed in violence as Indian police cracked down on protests that erupted across the country over derogatory remarks against the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be upon Him) by two members of the governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).