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World - Region
11/14/2013 10:39:53 AM
The bombings coincide with the Ashura ceremonies, which mark the death of a venerated figure in Shiite Islam, by Shiites in Iraq and around the world

World - Region
11/4/2013 7:24:29 PM
Commander Mohammad Jamali Paqale, a veteran of Iran-Iraq war in 1980s, recently volunteered to defend Shiite shrine near Syrian capital

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
11/3/2013 12:00:00 AM
Limestone Ancient Egyptian shrine (or naos) found in residential home in Mit Rahina town

World - Region
10/13/2013 6:03:32 PM
Sufi Sheikh Eissa Abdelqader al-Rifaiy's shrine destroyed from blast in rebel-held town of Busaira; Al-Qaeda-linked fighters expected to be behind attack

World - Region
9/12/2013 11:07:13 AM
The Israeli army opens fire, wounding four Palestinians, one seriously, near the Joseph's Tomb shrine in Nablus

World - Region
8/21/2013 7:45:26 PM
Nine bombings in five different Iraqi cities kills five and damages Shia shrine while oil pipeline is attacked in the north

World - Region
8/19/2013 1:24:31 PM
A Hezbollah military commander is reportedly killed while "defending" Sayyida Zeinab, which houses a Shiite shrine southeast of Damascus

Egypt - Politics
8/5/2013 12:40:02 AM
Unknown assailants destroy shrines in restive Sinai Peninsula, which has seen rise in attacks against security forces since Morsi ouster

World - Region
7/14/2013 12:57:40 PM
Ahmadinejad, whose term as Iran's president ends early next month, will visit Iraq this week

World - Region
6/18/2013 6:42:33 PM
Although some 50 holy Sufi sites have been targeted by Tunisia Salafists over past year, arrests rarely made

World - International
6/7/2013 9:13:57 PM

World - Region
6/7/2013 1:58:21 PM
Najaf, which lies south of Baghdad, is home to a shrine of a revered figure in Shiite Islam

World - Region
6/5/2013 10:13:23 AM
The commemorations come amid a state of political and security unrest in Iraq

World - Region
5/20/2013 5:02:24 PM
Bomb kills eight Iranian pilgrims on their way to a Shia shrine in Samarra, Iraq, officials say

Egypt - Politics
4/1/2013 10:25:53 AM
Popular committees will be formed to protect Sufi shrines and mosques after spate of attacks blamed on 'radical Salafists'

World - Region
3/28/2013 9:57:37 PM
In first such attack since last year, unknown assailants destroy 500-year-old Sufi shrine on outskirts of Libyan capital Tripoli

World - Region
3/3/2013 12:15:08 PM
In a new sign of sectarian violence plague war-torn Syria, Shi'ite fighters from Iraq, Lebanon and Syrian are readying themselves to defend their shrines after hardline Sunnis announced it is targeted

World - Region
1/26/2013 4:25:29 PM
Tunisian culture minister vows government will protect Sufi Muslim shrines after two mausoleums are torched

World - Region
1/25/2013 7:51:44 PM
Tunisia's Islamist Ennahda government slams 'outrageous' attacks committed by the ultra-conservative Salafists on two Sufi mausoleums

World - Region
12/15/2012 12:21:01 PM
As the European Union leaders says all options are on the table to support the Syrian opposition, NATO confirms that a handful of Scud missiles were launched inside Syria and that several landed fairly close to the Turkish border

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