- Al-Nasser released and Shia worshipers pray in Sunni mosques
Late Thursday night, Saudi authorities released the prominent Shia figure Sayed Mohammad Baqer Al-Nasser after being detained for hour when for performing Jama’a prayer in one of the Sunni mosques.
- Two Shia martyred in Najaf blasts
A series of bombings in Iraq’s holy city of Najaf killed at least two people and wounded 63 others on Thursday, according to hospital and health department officials.
- Rocket explodes near ISAF HQ in Kabul
A rocket has hit central Kabul near the German embassy and the heavily fortified headquarters of NATO’s International Security Assistance Force (ISAF).
- Ahlu Sunnah vows to take Al-Shabab stronghold
At least 36 people have been killed and over 50 others injured in the third day of heavy clashes in central Somalia as Ahlu Sunnah attempts to take the Al-Shabab stronghold.