Tag: OTTOMAN EMPIRE

Current Affairs 6 Min Read

Britain’s first ever Turkish mosque at risk of closing

Do you know about the London mosque that has links to an Ottoman princess? Masjid Ramadan in Hackney is fighting for its survival.

Politics 8 Min Read

Abdul Hamid II showed that anti-Zionism isn’t anti-Semitism

Zionists regularly conflate anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism, but one Ottoman leader disproved this back in 1876.

History 17 Min Read

Do you know Europe’s forgotten Muslim-majority country?

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus may not be a familiar name, but it is home to nearly 400,000 Muslims.

Latest Opinion Politics Turkey Videos 1 Min Read

Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad says it’s WAJIB to support Erdogan

In this video, we find out why the world's Islamic scholars are supporting Erdoğan, as Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad argues that it is obligatory for us to support him.

History Islamic Thought Latest 6 Min Read

The Fall of the Ottoman Empire

This year, we mark the centenary of the fall of the Ottoman Sultanate; it is essential that we reflect upon this defining moment in history.

Latest Podcast 1 Min Read

#98 They’ve been lying to you about the Ottomans! | Dr. Yakoob Ahmed | Unscripted 2.0

Did you know 2022 marks the 100th anniversary of the fall of the Ottoman Empire? Learn more in this week's Unscripted episode!

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Politics Propagation 21 Min Read

End of the Ottoman Caliphate: The ‘Real Story’

"It's time to stop blaming Britain, the Arabs or Zionists", argues Jahangir Mohamed, as he gives an alternate history of the fall of the Ottoman Caliphate.

In Defence of Fahreddin Pasha, the “Defender of Madinah”

Z A Rahman brings some historical background to the recent smearing of Fahreddin Pasha by UAE's foreign minister...

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Turkey prides about Palestine’s Ottoman Era amidst Israeli remarks

On Wednesday, Turkish parliament critically responded and condemned some Israeli statements made in reference to the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs made a series of statements in response to Erdogan’s comments on Masjid Al-Aqsa. In a Tweet on the 25th of July at 11:31am,

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Erdogan: Israelis carelessly pollute the gardens of al-Aqsa

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of the Republic of Turkey and the term President of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation has made a series of remarks condemning the unsubstantiated oppression on the worshippers in the 3rd sanctuary (Haram) and 1st Qibla (direction of prayer) of the Muslims – Masjid al-Aqsa –