Shaheer Choudhury

As Head of Editorial at Islam21c, Shaheer is a regular contributor who has an unwavering passion and commitment for staying on the pulse in regards to global geopolitical and general current affairs, whilst paying close attention to the changing world conditions of Muslim populations. Prior to joining Islam21c, he developed a number of years' experience in the health and social care sector, and previously worked as a caseworker at HHUGS. He has also volunteered at the Muslim Youth Helpline. Shaheer holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Kingston University.
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“Bibi, go home” – thousands rally against Netanyahu, days before elections

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Protests against the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have once again picked up, with thousands taking to the streets to call for Israel’s longest serving leader to be removed from office.

French Muslims stunned as new law bans halal slaughter from July

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Two years after Belgium enacted discriminatory legislation that banned the slaughter of non-stunned animals, France has followed suit in an act that campaigners have deemed a “serious obstacle” to practicing faith in the notoriously secularist country.

Israeli occupation forces shoot Palestinian man dead

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The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that Israeli occupation forces on Friday shot dead a Palestinian man in the village of Beit Dajan in the West Bank.

Taliban to pursue ‘Islamic government’ amidst anticipation of May 2021 US withdrawal

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The Taliban have warned the United States against ignoring the May 1st deadline to decide whether NATO and American troops will stay or withdraw from Afghan soil.

UK parliamentary committee seeks blacklist of firms tied to Uyghur abuse

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A critical report published this week by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee of cross-party MPs has argued for the creation of “a whitelist and blacklist of companies which do and do not meet their obligations to uphold human rights throughout their supply chains.”

Austrian rights groups decry child abuse during recent anti-terror raids

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The signatories argue that over 62 children were “traumatised and victimized” by the early morning raids, after authorities deemed them to be legitimate targets

Palestine livid as Czechia opens diplomatic office in Jerusalem

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“The legal status of Jerusalem will be affected by the decision of one country or another to open representative offices. East Jerusalem is an occupied land under the International law.”

Sri Lankan government moves to outlaw burka & close 1,000 madrasahs

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“After finally being forced to reverse its unacceptable and degrading policy of cremating the bodies of all Covid-related deaths, the Sri Lankan government has introduced a new measure that again targets Muslims.”

Israeli soldiers arrest Palestinian children for the crime of playing

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Video footage recently released shows soldiers employed by the Zionist state of 'Israel' dragging away five young boys, aged between 8 and 13, for no other reason than being Palestinian children picking vegetables they have every right to pick.

New Zealand marks second anniversary of Christchurch terror attacks

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The Pacific country of New Zealand marked the second anniversary of one of the most horrific and shocking days in its modern history.