Iran's sunnis

Iran: Forces Arrest Lecturer of University on Insulting Baloch Sunnis

Hameed Samsaam, lecturer of Persian literature in Islamic Azad University of Zahedan has been arrested by forces hours after viral of a selfie video which shows the lecturer insults Baloch community and Sunnis’ sanctities.

Muslim Minorities

Muslim prisoners fed pork during Ramadan

A federal judge granted a restraining order Thursday forcing prison guards in Alaska to stop giving Muslim inmates pork as they break their fasts during Ramadan, rights campaigners said.



Reports & Interviews

19th General Competitions of Sunni Seminaries Held in Zahedan

Dozens of students took part in the 19th provincial competitions of speech, essay writing and poetry in Islamic School of Mawlana Abdol-Aziz in Zahedan, Iran. The three-day long competition was concluded on Thursday 22nd Feb. 2018.

Sunnis in Iran

Islamic Schools Should be Independent

Recently a popular Iranian daily newspaper interviewed Shaikh Abdol-Hamid in Zahedan, the most influential Iranian Sunni leader. The journalist of the paper asked him questions on different domestic and regional issues. Here is a summary of his interview:

Articles

Abu Hanifah an-Nu’man

It is a well-known fact that Muslims follow some basic schools of thought in matters of Islamic Jurisprudence, other than questions of faith and fundamentals of worship and legal practices.