29/07/2015 - 12:33 pm
UPDATE: Since this story was published, Bahrain has announced it is taking steps to allocate “security resources to protect places of worship [which ] is the duty of the Interior Ministry, which is charged with protecting citizens and residents.”

TEHRAN (FNA)- Taraki al-Ben Ali, the leader of the ISIL terrorist group's Bahrain branch, announced that a terrorist attack similar to what happened in Kuwait City yesterday will take place in Saudi Arabia next week.

Tehran, June 27, IRNA – Al Wefaq National Islamic Society in Bahrain condemned Friday’s “atrocious terror attack” on the Imam Sadiq (AS) Mosque in Kuwait.

Authorities in Gulf Arab countries are weighing additional security measures after a suicide bomber killed 26 worshippers at a Shiite mosque in Kuwait last week. Bahrain is studying installing security cameras at places of worship and on Monday, Kuwait’s cabinet will discuss adding new security laws after Friday’s attack, state-run Kuna news agency reported. Saudi officials will install security cameras at “important mosques” in each region, Saudi newspaper Okaz reported on Sunday.

TEHRAN (FNA)- Crowds of Bahrainis protested against the continued detention of the political activists, and called for their immediate release.

Of the many unnerving aspects of the Middle East's future, a nuclear arms race would top the list. And it is to feed that unease that Saudi Arabia has been periodically dropping hints that, if Iran's nuclear ambitions go unchecked, it might just have to get nuclear weapons itself.

ABHA: Many Saudi women are now refusing to let their husbands travel abroad alone because of what they see as enticements that might lead them astray.

After ISIS struck two Shi’a mosques in Saudi Arabia with suicide bombs, the worst sectarian violence the Kingdom has seen in recent times, Saudi authorities have begun a security crackdown in the country’s Eastern Province.

Qatari authorities claim to have made improvements in the conditions for hundreds of thousands of migrant workers building for the 2022 World Cup, though human rights groups still complain about the pace of change.

Open Discussions/ Gulf Cultural Club Fasting; Spiritual & moral empowerment to challenge world’s evils Dr Shuja Shafi* Reverand David Tuck ** Sayed Ali Abbas Razawi***

Open Discussions/ Gulf Cultural Club Two challenges to mainstream faiths; Islamophobia and extremism 26th May 2015 Speakers Julian Bond* Ahmed Versi** Dr Sheikh Hojjat Ramzy***

After the Arab Spring: How Islamists Hijacked the Middle East Revolts [Book] by John R. Bradley in Books - 20/03/2012

Book of Imam Ali (AS) Released in Turkey - 21/02/2012
According to the information center of Imam Ali Specialized Library, the book is the second volume of a series published by Revak in Turkey on the Prophet's House.

Gabriele vom Bruck F o r e w o r d b y F r e d H a l l i d a y Cover design by Eugene Kuo Cover photograph Muhammad b. Muhammad Zabarah, historian (right), and his son Ahmad, the late Mufti of the Republic of Yemen, 1940s. middle eastern studies “This highly original book offers fresh insight into how traditional ideas of person, society, and responsibility, reworked in the cauldron of revolution and rapidly changing economic and political conditions, remain central to understanding contemporary society and identity politics.