The Day of Quds By Hadi Chatilla

Imam Khomeini Put The Oppressors On Notice

In His Name, the Most High Answering to questions on the Palestine issue and the Day of Quds, Shabbir Hassanally told Muslim Press that “Imam Khomeini through the establishment of the Day of Quds woke up the people of the world. He put the oppressors on notice that their tyranny will not go unanswered.” Below… Read more »

Pakistanis protest Shia killings

Pakistanis protest Shia killings

Shias in Pakistan targeted Over the past week, tens of thousands of people protested in a Pakistani town, demanding greater security after a couple of bombings rocked their area. Citizens of Parachinar staged a sit-in soon after two bombs went off on June 23, killing at least 75 and injuring more than 300 Pakistani Shias…. Read more »

US, allies behind secret prisons in Yemen: Activist

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 »

The Idol Breakers

The Idol Breakers – Explaining the Roots of the Gifted and Liberating Islamic Revolution

In His Name, the Most High A few years ago, I had delivered a couple of lectures at various centres on the subject of Islamic Revolution and Imam Khomeini, with a view to attempting to understand the roots of this most beautiful and amazing of Revolutions; a revolution that has been described as an Explosion… Read more »

Imam Khomeini revived Islam’s Vitality

Iranians marked the 28th anniversary of the passing of the founder of the Islamic Republic, Imam Khomeini in a host of events nationwide on Sunday. Press TV has talked to Shabbir Hassanally, activist and commentator, and Catherine Shakdam, author and commentator, both from London, about the late leader’s domestic and international influence. Shabbir Hassanally said… Read more »

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  • The Necessity of Truth

    I swear by the time, Most surely man is in loss, Except those who believe and do good, and enjoin on each other truth, and enjoin on each other patience. Quran, Surah al-Asr (The Time) (103), Verses 1-3 The truth is something very important, and it should always be adhered to – if a mistake… Read more »

  • Is Iran’s election democratic? Let’s find out …

    Is the Iranian presidential election a free election? How much does the will of people count in the election process? Are Iranian people willing to take part in the elections? Does the Supreme Leader decide who the next President will be? Why is there a vetting process? By Shabbir R Hassanally I am leaving among… Read more »

  • EU rejects any military solution to Syria conflict

    In the wake of the United States’ missile strike on Syria, the European Union’s foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, has rejected any military solution to the conflict in Syria, saying the bloc is committed to the unity and territorial integrity of the Arab country. “The EU firmly believes that there can be no military solution… Read more »

  • What is the Love of Ahl al-Bayt?

    We are Muslims, and people of morality are not permitted to follow a pathway of “pragmatism” – where pragmatism is defined as “by any means necessary” – rather for us, we must utilise the concept of by any permissible/halal means possible. Now, regarding coming together as Shias – this is honourable I’m sure – but… Read more »

  • Saudi Arabia is Daesh in a Suit, Activist says

    The administration of US President Donald Trump has approved the resumption of weapons sales to Saudi Arabia which critics have linked to Riyadh’s killing of civilians in Yemen. An activist and Islamic scholar believes that the US move is “farcical” and a “strategic mistake”, adding that Washington should realise it cannot continue to do business with… Read more »

  • Wilayah, doesn’t just provide a political solution, but a universal solution

    As people start to read and hear the words of the Leader, a simple and inspiring Truth becomes clear; that this leadership, that this idea of Wilayah, doesn’t just provide a political solution, but that it provides a universal solution, a universal rope of God, that if adhered to, will prevent humanity from being fragmented…. Read more »