Imam Khamenei teaching (Photo courtesy of khamenei.ir)

Breaking the back of the Empire, and Migrating towards the Divine

In His Name, the Most High “O you who believe! Stand firmly for justice, as witnesses to God, even if against yourselves, or your parents, or your relatives. Whether one is rich or poor, God takes care of both. So do not follow your desires, lest you swerve [and avoid justice]; if you distort your… Read more »

A red and white rose on a back-drop of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliette with the quote highlighted. (Image courtesy JenningsWire)

Bin Salman, The Family of Saud, Wahhabism. Nazism by Another Name?

In His Name, the Most High In fact, the reality of the situation is that Mr Bin Salman, with his adventures – failed though they might be – in Syria, Iraq and Yemen, as well as in Bahrain and Eastern Occupied Arabia, bears a striking resemblance to Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Movement.  If we… Read more »

Samantha Power delivering a speech to AIPAC0 (File Photo)

Samantha Power and the case of the Duplicitous Tweet

In His Name, the Most High Five days ago, on November 14, 2017, the former US Ambassador to the United Nations, one Samantha Power, said something in a tweet that while on the surface was sentiment that was long overdue, but given who was saying it and how much said person contributed to the carnage,… Read more »

Pax-Americana

Capitulation and the death of Colonialism

In His Name, the Most High The United States is an Entity built on Theft, Oppression and Genocide “We narrate to you from the history of Moses and Pharaoh—in truth—for people who believe. Pharaoh exalted himself in the land and divided its people into factions. He persecuted a group of them, slaughtering their sons while… Read more »

Saudi prince's definition of moderate Islam

Saudi prince’s definition of moderate Islam

In an interview with the Guardian, the Saudi crown prince has pledged to return the kingdom to moderate Islam.  Prince Mohammed’s use of the term ‘moderate Islam’ implies that the Saudi royals’ Wahhabi ideology is an extreme and untrue version of the religion. And for decades Saudi officials have been spending their petrodollars on propagating… Read more »

Newly arrived Rohingya refugees scuffle for relief supplies at Kutupalong camp in the Bangladeshi locality of Ukhia on September 9, 2017. (Photo by AFP)

Terrorist Suu Kyi complicit in massacre of Muslims

The Myanmar government’s bloody crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim community has sparked outrage across the globe. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas, who are denied citizenship and have suffered years of persecution in the Buddhist-majority state, have been forced to flee the country in the wake of a massive brutal crackdown by the government which the UN… Read more »

Rohingya Muslims crisis in Myanmar (Burma)

Rohingya Muslims Crisis

In this episode of The Debate, Press TV has conducted an interview with Gearóid Ó Colmáin, a journalist and political commentator from Paris, and Shabbir Hassanally, an Islamic scholar from Leicester City, to discuss the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

The Need for Unity

Iran urges Muslim unity, calls for collective move to help Palestinians

Millions of Muslims from around the world gather in the holy city of Mecca for the Hajj pilgrimage as the season for the huge religious ceremony arrives. This year’s Hajj rituals have once again highlighted the need for unity in the Islamic world which is suffering from a years-long discord which has cost it thousands… Read more »

US, Israel after demonizing Islamic world

The leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has issued a message on the occasion of the Muslim Hajj pilgrimage season, calling on the Muslim nations to create unity and prevent ethnic and religious conflicts. Ayatollah Khamenei has also warned the Islamic world about the treachery of the Zionism, urging Muslims to be… Read more »

The Plight of Muslims

In this episode of The Debate, Press TV has conducted an interview with Kevin Barrett, an author and Middle East expert from Madison, and Shabbir Hassanally, an activist and Islamic scholar in London, to discuss Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei’s message on the occasion of the Muslim Hajj pilgrimage season.

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    The American intelligence and security services imprison people who seem to be problematic for Persian Gulf Arab rulers, a scholar says. American mercenaries “can do whatever they want at the behest [of the Arab monarchs to] deal with the problems that these [Persian] Gulf sheikhdoms like Saudi, like the Emirates and the others have,” Shabbir… Read more »

  • The Universal Day of Quds

    What is the Universal Day of Quds?

    In His Name, the Most High Once more the month of Ramadhan is rapidly coming to a close, and before long, the blessed nights of Qadr will be upon us, and then as the month comes to a close, the final Friday of this blessed month, is always a particularly special day. Since the victory of… Read more »

  • Grenfell Tower on Fire - June 14, 2017

    UK government policies to blame for London tower tragedy: Activist

    Shabbir Hassanally, an activist and commentator, says the tragedy of Grenfell Tower happened due to the policies enacted by the UK government, adding that London has been “very weak” in dealing with this incident and it is not showing much “empathy” toward those affected. “One of the things that I was reading about earlier on was… Read more »

  • 'US blames Iran for terrorism, yet Saudi Arabia supports Islamic State'

    ‘US blames Iran for terrorism, yet Saudi Arabia supports Islamic State’

    The blame game against Iran is not new but it is infantile of the US to keep pointing the finger at Iran when everyone knows that it is Saudi Arabia that is behind groups like ISIS, political analyst and commentator Shabbir Hassanally says. Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mostafa… Read more »

  • Yemen - 800 Days of Genocidal War. #StopTheWarOnYemen

    800 Days Later … Yemen Stands Tall

    For nigh on 800 days, the Saudi War Machine – or shall we call it the “Arabic NATO”, or perhaps the “Arab-Islamic Army” – or better yet let’s call it what it actually is, DAESH in Formal Wear – has continued its relentless and indeed totally pointless onslaught on Yemen. The original objective was to… Read more »

  • Terrorists targeted Iran’s democracy: Commentator

    Shabbir Hassanally, an activist and political commentator from London, said the timing of terrorist attacks in the Iranian capital, Tehran, after the presidential election and the anniversary of the demise of Imam Khomeini shows that enemies of the Islamic Republic have targeted “the system of governance in Iran” and its “democracy.” Saudi Arabia, Israel and the… Read more »