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Egypt - Foreign Affairs
10/13/2023 9:30:04 PM
Hundreds of Egyptians protested following Friday prayers at Cairo’s Al-Azhar Mosque against the Israeli attack on Gaza, following suit with protesters in several other Arab capitals.

Egypt - Society
3/31/2023 3:30:00 PM
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi performed Friday prayers alongside high ranking state and military officials at El-Moshir Tantawy Mosque in New Cairo to mark the 6th of October 1973 war victory, which occurred on the 10th of Ramadan on the Islamic Hijri Calendar.

World - Region
3/24/2023 7:14:25 PM
Tens of thousands of worshippers attended Friday prayers at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound, the first in the holy month of Ramadan, AFP correspondents said, amid heightened tensions in the region.

Egypt - Politics
3/10/2023 4:43:06 PM
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi performed Friday prayers at Mosheer Tantawy Mosque in New Cairo’s Fifth Settlement district on the occasion of Martyr’s Day, which falls on 9 March.

World - Region
11/25/2022 4:40:48 PM
Iranian security forces opened fire on protests after Friday prayers in the restive southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan, leaving dozens of people dead or wounded, activists said.

World - International
9/23/2022 2:52:25 PM
A blast outside a mosque attended by Taliban members in the Afghan capital killed four people minutes after Friday prayers had ended, according to a hospital.

Opinion -
8/23/2022 6:23:46 PM
In 2016, and while the worshippers were finishing their Friday prayers in one of Cairo's mosques, the Imam started praying for the American President Barack Obama. That supplication at the conclusion of the sermon was a surprise to all. Some of the worshipers were less focused, so they started chanting “Amin” before realizing to whom that supplication was. Others were divided between supporters and opponents.

World - Region
8/13/2022 12:20:10 PM
Supporters of Iraq's powerful Shia Muslim cleric Moqtada Sadr rallied at Friday prayers, as their opponents gathered for a rival demonstration in the politically-divided country.

World - International
6/10/2022 5:05:51 PM
Muslims took to the streets in huge protests around Asia after Friday prayers, sparked by remarks about the Prophet Mohammed by an Indian ruling party official that embroiled the country in a diplomatic storm.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
4/15/2022 9:29:00 PM
Egypt condemned the latest act of storming by Israeli forces of Al-Aqsa Mosque after Friday prayers midday, and "the violence that ensued against Palestinian worshipers in the holy site, leaving tens injured and others arrested."

Egypt - Society
4/15/2022 7:38:00 PM
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi performed Friday prayers at Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi Mosque in New Cairo - accompanied by top military and state officials - to mark the 49th anniversary of the 10th of Ramadan - 6 October 1973 - war victory.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
3/4/2022 6:58:19 PM
Egypt has "strongly" condemned the terror attack that targeted a Shia Muslim mosque in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar during Friday prayers that left scores of worshipers killed and injured.

World - International
3/4/2022 4:37:00 PM
A suicide bomber struck inside a Shiite Muslim mosque in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar during Friday prayers, killing at least 56 worshippers and wounding 194 people, hospital officials said.

Egypt - Health
12/6/2021 10:41:01 PM
Egypt has decided to allow funeral prayers inside large mosques that are authorised to hold the weekly Friday prayers, under anti-coronavirus precautionary measures, for the first time since the start of the pandemic early last year.

World - Region
10/22/2021 1:06:43 PM
The Iranian capital Tehran has held its main public Friday prayer service for the first time in 20 months, after it was halted amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Multimedia -
5/21/2021 1:38:15 PM

World - International
5/14/2021 5:21:27 PM
A bomb ripped through a mosque in northern Kabul during Friday prayers, killing 12 worshippers, and wounding 15, Afghan police said

Egypt - Politics
5/9/2021 2:04:22 PM
Eid prayers are permitted – with no children allowed – inside mosques that have been previously authorised to host Friday prayers, and with the same precautions set for the weekly sermon

Egypt - Politics
5/1/2021 11:26:58 AM
The fire broke at 9pm following the conclusion of Good Friday prayers

Egypt - Politics
4/30/2021 6:51:25 PM
A number of bishops, renowned Archdeacon Ibrahim Ayad and a small number of people attended the prayers at the Cathedral amid strict coronavirus measures

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