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Muslims are people who follow or practice Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion. Muslims consider the Quran, their holy book, to be the verbatim word of God as revealed to the Islamic prophet and messenger Muhammad. The majority of Muslims also follow the teachings and practices of Muhammad (sunnah) as recorded in traditional accounts (hadith). "Muslim" is an Arabic word meaning "submitter".

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Gambia asks U.N. judges to impose measures to protect Myanmar's Rohingya

Gambia on Tuesday asked the International Court of Justice to order special measures to protect the Rohingya Muslim minority of Myanmar until the case is heard in full.
Reuters - Published

As Suu Kyi looks on, Gambia details mass rapes, killings in Myanmar

Gambia's legal team described mass rapes, the burning of families in their homes and killing of dozens of Muslim Rohingya children with knives as it set out its genocide case against Myanmar at the..
Reuters - Published

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India to table controversial citizenship bill in Parliament [Video]India to table controversial citizenship bill in Parliament

Draft law will grant citizenship to religious minorities from neighbouring Muslim countries but excludes Muslims.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:54Published

Myanmar leader Suu Kyi departs for genocide hearings amid fanfare at home [Video]Myanmar leader Suu Kyi departs for genocide hearings amid fanfare at home

Myanmar leader and Nobel peace prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi departed on Sunday for the U.N.'s top court in The Hague to defend the country against charges of genocide of its Rohingya Muslim..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:57Published

Sri Lanka's new leader promises to unite country [Video]Sri Lanka's new leader promises to unite country

Buddhist nationalist group Bodu Bala Sena, which means Army of Buddhist Power, is accused of inciting hate and taking part in violent attacks on Sri Lanka’s minority Muslim and Christian communities..

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:57Published

China warns U.S. over Uighur bill, raising doubts over early trade deal [Video]China warns U.S. over Uighur bill, raising doubts over early trade deal

China warned on Wednesday that the U.S. House of Representatives bill calling for a tougher U.S. response to Beijing's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority will impact bilateral cooperation,..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:46Published

China condemns US bill against Uighur camps [Video]China condemns US bill against Uighur camps

The US legislation - still to be passed by the Senate - also threatens sanctions against Communist Party officials blamed for abuses as more than one million Muslims are jailed.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:25Published

House Reps overwhelmingly pass bill on Uighurs [Video]House Reps overwhelmingly pass bill on Uighurs

The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted in favor of a bill that would aim to close mass detention camps for China's Uighur Muslim community as well as sanction Chinese officials involved..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:39Published

Iraq PM says he will quit amid continued violence [Video]Iraq PM says he will quit amid continued violence

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after the country's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric urged lawmakers to reconsider their support for a government rocked by weeks of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

Death toll rises in Iraq bloodshed, mourners bury dead [Video]Death toll rises in Iraq bloodshed, mourners bury dead

Iraq's death toll surpassed 400 on Friday, as mourners held funerals to bury their dead after weeks of anti-government protests. Lauren Anthony reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:48Published

Pompeo: Leaks confirm China's abuses in Xinjiang [Video]Pompeo: Leaks confirm China's abuses in Xinjiang

Recently leaked documents confirm that China committed human rights abuses of Uighurs and other minority groups, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters at a news conference on Tuesday..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:35Published

Sajid Javid declines to say if he would use Boris Johnson's language to describe Muslims [Video]Sajid Javid declines to say if he would use Boris Johnson's language to describe Muslims

Chancellor Sajid Javid refuses to condemn Boris Johnson's 'letterbox' remarks despite saying the party is tough on Islamophobia. Mr Javid was making a speech in the north west of England.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:28Published

Sri Lanka votes for a new president [Video]Sri Lanka votes for a new president

Voting for Sri Lanka's new president is marked by an attack on buses carrying Muslims to voting stations.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published

ICC To Investigate How Myanmar Drove Out Nearly 1m Rohingya Muslims [Video]ICC To Investigate How Myanmar Drove Out Nearly 1m Rohingya Muslims

International Criminal Court prosecutors are to investigate Myanmar's alleged crimes against humanity. The reclusive country's Rohingya minority were systematically driven across the border to..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

As Hindus rejoice, Muslim reaction mixed over Ayodhya verdict [Video]As Hindus rejoice, Muslim reaction mixed over Ayodhya verdict

India's top court allows Hindus to build temple on disputed holy site while promising Muslims land elsewhere for mosque.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:44Published

Ayodhya: Indian supreme court gives holy site to Hindus [Video]Ayodhya: Indian supreme court gives holy site to Hindus

India's supreme court has ruled in favour of a Hindu temple on disputed religious ground and ordered that alternative land should be given to Muslims to build a mosque. The dispute over land ownership..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:55Published

Babri Mosque case: Indian top court gives disputed site to Hindus [Video]Babri Mosque case: Indian top court gives disputed site to Hindus

Court orders formation of a trust that will construct a temple for Lord Ram while Muslims will be given alternative land.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 16:52Published

Iraqi protesters try to break into Iran consulate in Kerbala [Video]Iraqi protesters try to break into Iran consulate in Kerbala

Iraqi security forces opened fire on a crowd of protesters trying to break into the Iranian consulate in the Shi'ite Muslim holy city of Kerbala overnight, killing three, security and medical sources..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:48Published

ISIS evolved globally despite Syria defeat: State Dept [Video]ISIS evolved globally despite Syria defeat: State Dept

The global presence of Islamic State continued to advance in 2018 through networks and affiliates, the State Department counterterrorism coordinator Nathan Sales said on Friday, even though the Trump..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:37Published

Islamic State Vows To Revenge Al-Baghdadi's Death [Video]Islamic State Vows To Revenge Al-Baghdadi's Death

Islamic State confirmed on Thursday that its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead. U.S. forces in northwestern Syria killed al-Baghdadi in a weekend raid. In response, Islamic State vowed revenge..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

Lam apologizes to Hong Kong Muslims [Video]Lam apologizes to Hong Kong Muslims

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Monday met with imams at the Kowloon Mosque to apologize, after police hit the place of worship with a water cannon as they battled protesters during another day of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:51Published

 

As Suu Kyi looks on, Gambia asks U.N. judges to 'stop genocide' in Myanmar

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived at the U.N.'s International Court of Justice on Tuesday to defend her country over charges of genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority, as back home..
Reuters - Published

Myanmar's Suu Kyi arrives at U.N. court for genocide hearings

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived at the U.N.'s International Court of Justice on Tuesday to defend her country over charges of genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority, as back home..
Reuters - Published

World Court must stop genocide in Myanmar: Gambia tells Hague judges

U.N. judges at the International Court of Justice must act to stop ongoing genocide of the Muslim Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, Gambia's justice minister said on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

U.S. panel eyes sanctions for Indian minister over citizenship curb for Muslims

A federal panel on religion has urged the United States to weigh sanctions against India's Home Minister Amit Shah if the south Asian nation adopts legislation to exclude Muslims from a path to..
Reuters - Published

Rohingya pray for justice on eve of Myanmar genocide hearings

Members of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority prayed for justice on the eve of hearings at the U.N.'s International Court of Justice during which leader Aung San Suu Kyi will defend the country against..
Reuters - Published

Brexit Party councillors caught on hidden camera in racist tirade against Asian people

Activist in key target seat of Hartlepool said Muslims are 'outbreeding us' and 'live like animals' - boasting he tried to bury a pig's head under a mosque
Independent - Published

Tory election candidate shared Islamophobic message claiming Muslims have 'nasty culture'

Conservative accuses Labour candidate of 'trying to shut me up by crying Islamophobia'
Independent - Published

Protests erupt as India pushes for religion-based citizenship bill

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in India on Monday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government offered a controversial bill in parliament that would give citizenship to non-Muslim..
Reuters - Published

China Uighurs: Detainees 'free' after 'graduating', official says

The unverified claims follow rising pressure over the internment of an estimated one million Muslims.
BBC News - Published

Rights groups launch Myanmar boycott ahead of Hague genocide hearings

Human rights campaigners supporting Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority on Monday called for a global boycott of the country, a day before genocide hearings begin at the International Court of Justice..
Reuters - Published

Citizenship Amendment Bill: India tables controversial 'anti-Muslim' law

Critics say the Citizenship Amendment Bill is part of the government's agenda to marginalise Muslims.
BBC News - Published

Lebanon's Khatib sees consensus on Hariri as PM again

Lebanese businessman Samir Khatib said on Sunday there was a consensus for nominating Saad al-Hariri as prime minister again to form a new government, speaking after a meeting with Lebanon's top Sunni..
Reuters - Published

Myanmar leader Suu Kyi departs for genocide hearings amid fanfare at home

Myanmar leader and Nobel peace prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi departed on Sunday for the U.N’s top court in The Hague to defend the country against charges of genocide of its Rohingya Muslim..
Reuters - Published

'There are a lot of lies': In London's key swing seats, Britain's Muslim voters could prove decisive

Research has shown that the Muslim electorate can swing the capital's Kensington and Putney seats, along with 29 others across the UK. The Independent visits the two boroughs to scope the lay of the..
Independent - Published

Messiah: Netflix trailer 'reveals spoiler' to Muslim viewers

The main twist in the upcoming show, Messiah, was obvious to many Muslim and Arabic-speaking fans.
BBC News - Published

In rare legal test, Myanmar faces genocide hearings at The Hague

In a wood-panelled hall of the ornate Peace Palace at The Hague, lawyers pressing a case against Myanmar for alleged genocide against its Muslim Rohingya minority will next week ask judges to order..
Reuters - Published

Factbox: Genocide case against Myanmar to be heard at highest U.N. court

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi will head a team of lawyers to hearings at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague next week to defend the country against accusations of genocide against..
Reuters - Published

Boris Johnson says election is not time to discuss his remarks on children of single mothers being 'ill-raised, ignorant, aggressive and illegitimate'

Prime minister says he is 'sorry for offence caused' by his comparison of veil-wearing Muslims with letterboxes
Independent - Published

China official media blasts U.S. Uighur bill, calls for reprisals

Chinese official media excoriated the United States and called for harsh reprisals in editorials on Thursday after the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation requiring a stronger response to..
Reuters - Published

Senegal chaining: Head teacher receives suspended sentence

The case in Senegal proved highly controversial, with opinion split in the majority Muslim country.
BBC News - Published

Ashville FC: Non-league club probed over 'anti-Muslim' email

The email told a charity the club would only work with it if it had "nothing to do with Muslims".
BBC News - Published

China summons U.S. embassy official over Uighur bill

China summoned a representative of the U.S. embassy on Wednesday to protest against a U.S. House of Representatives bill about Beijing's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority, state television..
Reuters - Published

India's cabinet sends religion-based citizenship bill to parliament

India's cabinet approved a bill on Wednesday to give citizenship to religious minorities persecuted in neighboring Muslim countries, the first time that the country is seeking to grant nationality on..
Reuters - Published

China warns U.S. over Uighur bill, raising doubts over early trade deal

China warned on Wednesday that the U.S. House of Representatives bill calling for a tougher U.S. response to Beijing's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority will impact bilateral cooperation, casting..
Reuters - Published

China says U.S bill on Xinjiang will affect bilateral cooperation

China's foreign ministry said on Wednesday the U.S. bill targeting camps for Muslim minorities in Xinjiang will affect bilateral cooperation in important areas.
Reuters - Published

Trump comments, Uighur bill hurt prospects of U.S.-China deal

U.S. President Donald Trump's comments that a trade agreement with China may have to wait until late 2020 and a House of Representatives bill targeting camps for Muslims in Xinjiang have cast doubt on..
Reuters - Published

U.S. says won't speculate on possible China retaliation to Xinjiang bill

The United States will not speculate on possible future actions by China in response to the U.S. House bill targeting camps for Muslims in western Xinjiang region, the U.S. Embassy in Beijing said on..
Reuters - Published

U.S. House approves Uighur bill demanding sanctions on senior Chinese officials

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a bill that would require the Trump administration to toughen its response to China's crackdown on its Muslim minority, drawing..
Reuters - Published

U.S. House passes Uighur bill; vote likely to heighten U.S.-China tensions

The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly backed legislation on Tuesday that would require the Trump administration to toughen its response to China's crackdown on its Uighur Muslim minority.
Reuters - Published

Malaysian minister criticises 'obscene, half naked' tattoo show in Kuala Lumpur

A minister said the show "was not Malaysian culture...the majority of Malaysians are Muslim".
BBC News - Published

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