1. Shiite/Army clash: Northern Govs hold emergency meeting
    Kaduna – Northern Governors on Saturday held an emergency meeting in Kaduna to evolve measures to resolve the crisis between members of the Shiite (Islamic movement) and the Nigerian Army.
  2. Tension Builds As Shi’ites Continue Protest In Gombe
    Tension is building up in Gombe state, following a continuing protest by Shi’ites in the area.
  3. IS suspects held in raids planned to bomb Shiites in Java and Sumatra
    Six individuals rounded up in a series of counter-terrorism raids that began on Friday and ran into late Saturday reportedly planned to bomb Shiite communities in Java and Sumatra.
  4. Hezbollah steps up recruiting as Syria losses mount
    Beirut — At tightly guarded facilities in south Lebanon, men as young as 17 undergo training by the Shiite guerrilla group Hezbollah on weapons and anti-insurgent tactics before being sent to Syria to fight alongside President Bashar Assad’s forces.
  5. No breakthrough in Yemen peace talks, but rivals will meet again
    Bern (Switzerland) (AFP) – Yemen’s warring parties on Sunday wrapped up peace talks in Switzerland with no major breakthrough, but vowed to meet again next month, even as fighting raged on the ground.
  6. Shias in Lucknow want Indian govt to intervene in Nigerian crisis
    Lucknow: Two massive peaceful protests against the atrocities being carried out on Shias in Nigeria, allegedly by the Nigerian army, were held on Sunday.
  7. Nigeria Shia leader to face prosecution: Nigerian official
    Nigerian authorities say Shia leader Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, who has been arrested and whose family and supporters have faced a bloody crackdown, will face prosecution.
  8. IS denounces Saudi-led anti-terror coalition
    Islamic State threatened to attack Saudi Arabia for “colluding with crusaders” after the oil-rich kingdom said it had established a 34-state Islamic military coalition to target the militants.
  9. Indonesia police arrest 6 over planned attacks
    Police in Indonesia have arrested six men, including members and supporters of Daesh Takfiri terrorist group, on suspicions of planning to carry out attacks in the country, a report says.
  10. Canadians Rally in Protest at Nigeria Shiite Killings (+Photos)
    TORONTO (Tasnim) – Hundreds of Canadian citizens staged a rally in Toronto to condemn violent crackdown against Shiite Muslims in Nigeria and the arrest of prominent Nigerian cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.