Americas

US Criticises Pakistan’s Crackdown on Ahmadiyyas

Source: News 18.com Washington: Pakistan’s crackdown on Ahmadiyya community under the guise of anti-terrorist action has been denounced by the State Department and the Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF). “We’re obviously very concerned about the reports that Punjab counter-terrorism police have raided the international headquarters of Ahmadiyya — Muslim […]

The Muslim Reform Movement

Source: AT That day’s convening garnered significant media attention. Our members include men and women, Muslims at varying levels of practice, liberals and conservatives. Some have been activists for decades, others were just starting out, compelled to make a difference after yet another year of violent attacks by Islamists the […]

‘Fait accompli’ for Washington

Source: Arab News: Coming 52 days before the inauguration of Trump, the reshaping of Syria’s military landscape is also a strong signal to the new White House. Bahout said that a “most probable calculus in Russia’s mind was that a substantial Aleppo gain was needed at all costs before the […]

China lodges complaint over Trump-Taiwan call

Source: CNN China’s foreign ministry said Saturday it has lodged a complaint with the United States over a controversial phone call between President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan’s President that has overturned decades of diplomatic protocol. China views Taiwan as a renegade province and, since 1979, the US has acknowledged Beijing’s claim […]

Trump Breaks Protocol, Calls Taiwan

Source: The Daily Beast Donald Trump spoke on the phone with Tsai Ying-wen, the president of Taiwan on Friday, risking a diplomatic dispute with China prior to his inauguration. It is believed to be the first contact between a president-elect in the United States and the leader of Taiwan since diplomatic […]

Canada: Ahmadiyya Muslim’s Bait-ul-Amman Mosque preaches peace, love and tolerance

Source: http://www.meridianbooster.com/2016/11/30/ahmadiyya-baitul-amman-mosque-hosts-open-house By Tyler Marr, Lloydminster Meridian Booster Imam Tariq Azeem is seen during the Mosque Open House held Sunday. Tyler Marr/Lloydminster Meridian Booster/Postmedia Network After the visitation of his Holiness Hazrat Mizra Masroor Ahmad to Lloydminster earlier this month, a peak in interest as per what the Islamic faith is […]

USA: Christians connect with Ahmadiyya Muslim community to promote greater understanding between both religions

Source: http://www.usnews.com/news/us/articles/2016-12-01/a-year-after-attack-in-san-bernardino-faithful-seek-unity A year after attack in San Bernardino, faithful seek unity In the aftermath of the attack in San Bernardino, Muslims in this Southern California community feared a prolonged, hate-filled backlash Dec. 1, 2016, at 4:17 p.m. In this Nov. 18, 2016 photo, a faded photo collage showing images of […]