Tag: IMPRISONMENT

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Uyghur academic sentenced to life in Chinese custody

Professor Rahile Dawut's unjust imprisonment exposes China's abuse of the Uyghur people once again.

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Nephews of Masjid al-Nabawi imam freed from Guantanamo after 19 years without charge

The Rabbani brothers, nephews of the late Masjid al-Nabawi imam, Muhammad Ayub, have been freed from Guantanamo Bay and returned to Pakistan.

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“My Brother You Are Free” – Remembering Sayyid Qutb’s Farewell Poem

Today marks 54 years since Sayyid Qutb's martyrdom (rahimahullāh). Ahmed Hammuda recounts one of the most famous poems he composed while waiting to be executed.

The Heroes of Ramadān

The Ramadan of those most in need; a lesson of strength and resilience.

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The Rise and Fall of Islamic Seville

Seville’s Islāmic Heritage The city of Seville has once again been propelled to our attentions with Sevilla FC recently being crowned champions of the Europa League for a third successive year, this time overcoming an average looking Liverpool team from England. The city of Seville does of course have its

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Delayed justice for the Freedom Flotilla

Last week at the 7th High Criminal Court in Istanbul I gave my testimony to what I witnessed as a passenger on the Mavi Marmara, part of the 2010 Freedom Flotilla to Gaza. Four and a half years after the attack by State of Israel soldiers on the hundreds of

Spirituality 20 Min Read

The Victory of the Muslim Prisoners

All praise be to Allāh, and may peace and blessings be on the messenger, his family, and companions. When al-Mamun, the Abbasid caliph, imprisoned Imām Aḥmad b. Hanbal and tortured him in order to compel him to accept the heretical belief in the ‘createdness’ of the Qur’ān, Imām Aḥmad refused