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Rohingya Refugee Camps in Bangladesh on Verge of Human Catastrophe

CHITTAGONG (IQNA) – The conditions of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh are so severe that there are fears of an imminent human catastrophe.
Aung San Suu Kyi Breaks Silence on Rohingya Crisis: 'Myanmar Does Not Fear Scrutiny'
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Aung San Suu Kyi has broken her silence on the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar, saying she does not “fear international scrutiny” and the government was still assessing allegations of atrocities.
09:53 , 2017 Sep 19
US Muslim Group Condemns Swastikas, Racist Graffiti Found at Maryland University
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Swastikas and racist graffiti discovered on a building at the University of Maryland’s College Park campus drew condemnation Monday from the the United States’ largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization.
08:50 , 2017 Sep 19
Muslims in Saskatoon Look to Counter Islamophobic Media Portrayals
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hanan Elbardouh answers immediately when I ask her how she defines Islamophobia. "Fear of Islam," she said.
12:22 , 2017 Sep 18
Emergency Fundraisers Held in Canada for Rohingya Muslim Refugees
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Muslim communities across the Greater Toronto Area in Canada came together this weekend for two emergency fundraisers in Markham and Mississauga, raising money to deliver life-saving aid to nearly 400,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing the violence in Myanmar.
11:37 , 2017 Sep 18
AI Releases Satellite Images of Burnt Rohingya Villages in Rakhine
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Amnesty International released fresh satellite images of burnt villages in Rakhine state, saying that Myanmar's security forces have led "systematic" clearances of Rohingya Muslim settlements over the last three weeks.
09:46 , 2017 Sep 18
India's First Islamic Art Gallery to Be Openned in Hyderabad
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Islamic Art Gallery, said to be the first-of-its-kind in India, is coming up at Salar Jung Museum in Hyderabad soon.
11:19 , 2017 Sep 17
Canadians Hold Positive Impression of Muslims, Worry about Rise in Racism: Survey
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A survey suggests Canadians have a generally positive impression of Muslims.
10:54 , 2017 Sep 17
Michigan Doctor Campaigning to Become First Muslim US Governor
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, a 32-year-old liberal doctor in Detroit, Michigan, is mounting a surprisingly robust bid to become the first Muslim governor of the US.
11:16 , 2017 Sep 16
Quebec City Police Arrest Suspects in Torching of Muslim Man's Car
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Quebec City police arrested two suspects in connection with the torching of a car belonging to the director of a local Muslim community center, the force announced Friday.
09:32 , 2017 Sep 16
UNICEF Says 240,000 Rohingya Kids in Dangerous Situation
TEHRAN (IQNA) – UNICEF has warned that more than half the nearly 400,000 Rohingya refugees who fled from Myanmar are children in dire condition.
09:20 , 2017 Sep 16
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to Skip UN Meeting after Rohingya Muslims Crisis Erupts
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN Security Council will meet on Wednesday behind closed doors for the second time since the Rohingya Muslim crisis erupted but without Myanmar's leader.
12:16 , 2017 Sep 13
Islamic Groups in Germany Publish Election Survey for Muslim Voters
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An alliance of German Islamic organizations has surveyed the country's main political parties on a range of issues they say concern Muslims, from refugee policy to circumcision.
11:52 , 2017 Sep 12