Sectarianism

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Name: Sectarianism
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 2 reports

Is this the end of the barren years in Iraq?

Has the Prime Minister and leader of the Islamic Dawa Party, Nouri Al-Maliki, handed over Iraq to his fellow member of the Dawa Party, Haider Al-Abadi, as he told a meeting with the leaders of the security and military forces on 13 August? As they sat ... [Published Middle East Monitor - 4 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 1 reports

Why did Modi cancel talks with Pakistan?

Modi is the prisoner of his own image and ideology. He is so conscious of his image that he cannot think of making any unpopular decision, a decision which goes against his Hindu sectarian narrative. PHOTO: REUTERSThis question has always been there right ... [Published The Express Tribune - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 6 reports

Baghdad political rally blasts kill dozens ahead of polls

Twin bombings by a powerful Sunni militant group against a Shiite political rally in Baghdad killed 33 people and wounded more than 100 Friday as the country gears up for parliamentary elections next week.Reports also emerged early Saturday of a bombing ... [Published Middle East Eye - 7 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

The Middle East Cold War and U.S.Michael Tomasky

As big a threat as ISIS is, the competition that truly defines the Middle East is the one between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Where do we fit in?The grisly and unspeakable beheading by ISIS of American photojournalist James Foley in Syria will rightly dominate ... [Published Daily Beast - 4 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

Kuwait on alert over ISIL territorial gains in Iraq

Battles in the north of Iraq pitting Sunni fighters against the Shiite-led government are sending tremors of fear across the country's southern borders which, less than three decades ago, funnelled troops that invaded Kuwait's oil-rich soil.The smaller ... [Published Middle East Eye - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Jumblat Urges Syria's Druze 'against Falling for Regime's Sectarian Schemes'

:31Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblat remarked on Monday the sectarian identity of Syria's Druze population will not protect it from strife, but its Arab and popular identity will.He said in his weekly editorial in the PSP-affiliated ... [Published Naharnet - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 5 reports

Paint attack on Antrim war memorial condemned

There have been calls for calm in Co Antrim after the latest attack in a tit-for-tat paint bomb and graffiti war.The PSNI has appealed for information after the wave of attacks on Catholic churches and war memorials in the Glenavy, Magheragall and Stoneyford ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

VIDEO: Rally supports centre after attacks

A rally has been held in support of a community centre in the Rathcoole estate in Newtownabbey after four attacks in as many months.The Dunanney centre was daubed with sectarian graffiti last Wednesday.Andy West reports. ... [Published BBC - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: Andy West, Sectarianism
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Woman among 8 shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI - At least eight people including a woman were killed in various violent incidents here on Monday.Unabated sectarian killing continues in the City that claimed three lives in two separate targeted attacks.Gunmen on motorbikes shot dead Kashif ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 3 reports

Obama’s Iraq Policy: Passing the First Hurdle

With Nouri al-Maliki agreeing to step aside in favor of Haider al Abadi, Iraq may have passed its first hurdle on the way to forming the kind of government that will be needed to defeat the Islamic State (IS) and save the country from further conflict ... [Published Middle East Online - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Sectarian church attacks condemned

Sinn Féin's Mary Kate Quinn helps in the clean-up of churches targeted by sectarian vandals» Mark MoloneyA SERIES of attacks against Catholic churches in the villages of Glenavy and Stoneyford, County Antrim, over the weekend have been condemned as "senseless" ... [Published An Phoblacht - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Murder-bid survivor targeted 'for 39th time'

A DUP councillor who survived an IRA gun attack in the 1980s has said he has been targeted for the 39th time in 14 years.Dungannon district councillor Sammy Brush said he has been the victim of "repeated and naked sectarianism" after his car was damaged ... [Published The Irish News - Aug 18 2014]

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"Situation requires patience, wisdom and sagacity from all stakeholders to resolve prevailing impasse through meaningful dialogue in larger national and public interest" military spokesman General Asim Bajwa tweeted as the protesters approached parliament
A DSD spokeswoman said: "The department has recently completed an economic appraisal for this project which has been approved subject to further information being provided by the Ballymac Friendship Trust and the Short Strand Community Forum detailing how this work will be taken forward."
"We need to find ways of engaging in that social media space and using this sort of incident to discredit them rather than allowing them to get a cheap victory from it" he said

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Pakistan's top court summons anti-government pr... [Published ABC Radio Australia - 2 hours ago]
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Walls that divide: 20 years after IRA declared ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - 3 hours ago]
Study on impact of conflict on altruism published [Published RTE Online - 3 hours ago]
The next government must be technocrat not gran... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 3 hours ago]
Pakistan MPs escape parliament blockade through... [Published Irish Times - 4 hours ago]
Is this the end of the barren years in Iraq? [Published Middle East Monitor - 4 hours ago]
The Middle East Cold War and U.S.Michael Tomasky [Published Daily Beast - 4 hours ago]
Pakistan cleric's supporters attempt to blockad... [Published Reuters - 4 hours ago]
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Western Mail Letters: Wednesday, 20 August, 2014 [Published Wales Online - 5 hours ago]
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Kurds battle IS's clever propaganda, unrelentin... [Published ABC Online - 6 hours ago]
Nothing positive comes from talks with Pakistan [Published rediff.com - 6 hours ago]
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Iraq: Iraq IDP Crisis Overview, 3-18 August 2014 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 2 hours ago]
Source: REACHCountry: Iraq, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey CONTEXT Before the start of 2014, Iraq already had one of the largest internally displaced populations in the world, at up to an estimated 1.3 million. Around half of these had been displaced ...
Islamic State: Victory, responsibility and deceit [Published The Moderate Voice - 16 hours ago]
For the US-led West, the best remedy to the Islamic State lies in military victory. But it remains unclear whether Iraqi groups mean the same thing by victory as President Barack Obama. The central fact is that Iraqi Sunnis, Shia and Kurds claim they ...
Caritas among first responders offering relief ... [Published Scoop NZ - Politics - 17 hours ago]
As the plight of Iraqis fleeing persecution reaches tragic levels, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand has pledged an initial $10,000 to support the work of Caritas in Iraq to provide humanitarian aid to thousands of families affected by the war and sectarian ...
And For Reasons We Cannot Fully Explain, the Us... [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - 21 hours ago]
This is well-executed : Though Missouri is infamous abroad for its simmering sectarian tensions and brutal regime crackdowns, foreign visitors here are greeted warmly and with hospitality. A lawless expanse of dogwood trees and beer breweries, Missouri ...
Abuse of Syrian Child on Video Sparks Outcry an... [Published Global Voices Online - 23 hours ago]
By Charlotte Gilliland and Madeleine Bair “Come on Abbas, don’t be afraid. Beat him!” “Lift up the stick and beat his face and head,” says a voice off camera. “No,” pleads the defenseless boy, later identified as a nine-year-old Syrian refugee. ”Don’t ...
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Supreme Court Breakfast Table [Published Slate Magazine - Jun 26 2014]
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