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Egypt - Foreign Affairs
8/1/2023 8:57:50 PM
The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed El-Tayeb has called for “Islamic-Islamic” dialogue between Islamic scholars around the world, of all sects and schools, to establish unity following the frequent Quran-burning incidents in the past two months in Europe.

World - International
7/17/2023 10:46:13 PM
After the death toll in a Kenyan cult massacre in which members were believed to have starved crossed 400, we look at other notorious killer sects.

Opinion -
10/1/2021 1:05:00 PM
Music, art and cultural heritage in general have no value among Islamist sects, be they ISIS fanatics who beheaded Yazidi artists in Iraq and banned music in weddings and other social activities in Yemen, or Muslim Brothers who closed down the Opera House and fired its director when they came to power in Egypt.

World - Region
5/15/2019 8:29:26 PM
The late Maronite religious figure Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir contributed to ending Lebanon’s civil war and built bridges with other religions and sects

Books - Reviews
6/5/2018 6:50:40 PM
Bishara tackles the transformation of social sectarianism into political sectarianism, based on a theoretical framework that intersects with social theory and a comparison of Arab and international models

Books -
4/3/2018 10:06:42 AM
Soad Othman offers a fine-grained ethnography of the Bohra sect of Ismaili Shi'ism

Books -
6/22/2015 8:46:57 PM
Judge Al-Dimerdash Al-Aqaali devotes the greater part of his book to explore the creedal facets of the Zaydi sect of Shia Islam and its relations with the Sunnis and other Shia sects

World - Region
5/26/2013 6:55:34 PM
Deputy Turkish FM Bekir Bozdağ says Lebanese-Shia resistance movement Hezbollah – 'Party of God' in Arabic – should change name to 'Party of Satan' for supporting Syrian government

Egypt -
2/6/2013 6:24:22 PM
Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's secretary-general tells Ahram Online that rapprochement between different Muslim sects is essential

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
10/31/2011 12:42:57 PM
Sesame Street will start airing on Pakistani state television and will emphasise the importance of co-existing with different religious sects

Egypt - Politics
6/23/2011 5:46:03 PM
The ex-head of the Arab League is the first presidential candidate to visit Egypt's Coptic Pope, underlining that all sects should benefit from any new constitution