Note: It was Khabaronline, a local news agency, which posted a report about 21 Iranian Baloch sailors captured by some Somali pirates for the first time. Subsequently some other newspapers and news agencies talked with the family members of the hostages.
The prominent Baloch Islamic scholar, Mufti Ihtishamulhaq Asia-Abadi and his son Molwi Shabbir-Ahmad have been assassinated in the evening of Sunday 24th July, 2016 in Kech district of Balochistan, Pakistan. The incident made all political and social circles in the region angry and grieved who showed strong reactions.
On Thursday 5th May, 2016, the city of Huffadh (Zahedan) was the host of tens of thousands Sunni citizens from different corners of Iran and even outside of the country. They endured the stress of the trips of hundreds and thousands of miles just to show their respect for knowledge and Ulama.
Shaikh Abdol-Hamid made the stances of the Iranian Sunnis clear in a part of his speech in the biggest gathering of Sunnis in Iran, saying ‘all Sunni intellectuals and Ulama’ unanimously agree on the following of the case through legal channels.