Nigerian forces have killed one individual in an attack on protesters demanding the release of jailed Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky in the capital, Abuja.
Director of the Islamic Seminaries of Tehran Province:
Hujjat al-Islam Rahimi-Sadeq pointing out that the Friday prayer sermon of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, in Tehran on January 17th was a source of a relief for Iran.
Secretary-General of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought:
Hujjat al-Islam Shahriyari called for more attention and effort to be paid to Fiqh al-Muqaran (Comparative Fiqh) in the Islamic Seminaries and considered it important to bring Islamic schools of thought closer together.
The Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami said the IRGC has dispatched necessary equipment to help in relief and rescue efforts in the flood-stricken areas of the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan.
Senior Iranian commander Lt. General Qasem Soleymani, who was recently assassinated in a US strike, was posthumously awarded Syria’s top medal of honor by the Arab country’s President Bashar al-Asad.
Influential Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr in a meeting with leaders of the country's popular forces conferred on ways to end the US occupation of the country.
Ayatollah Faqihi at Rasa News Agency:
The media must be propagators of pure Islam