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Late Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian: A Brief Biography

Late Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian: A Brief Biography

IQNA – Late Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian lost his life in a helicopter crash on May 19, 2024, along with the country’s president Ebrahim Raisi.
17:58 , 2024 May 21
Pilgrims Try to Benefit Most from Opportunity of Visiting Prophet’s Mosque

Pilgrims Try to Benefit Most from Opportunity of Visiting Prophet’s Mosque

IQNA – Hajj pilgrims who are in Medina are trying to make the most of the opportunity for visiting the Prophet’s Mosque.
16:28 , 2024 May 21
5,000 Iranian Students, Professors Support Pro-Palestine Campus Protests

5,000 Iranian Students, Professors Support Pro-Palestine Campus Protests

IQNA – Participants in a nationwide debate contest in Iran have expressed their strong support for the Palestinian solidarity campus protests in the US and elsewhere.
15:54 , 2024 May 21
Gaza’s Rafah Becoming ‘Increasingly Desperate’ UN Warns

Gaza’s Rafah Becoming ‘Increasingly Desperate’ UN Warns

IQNA – The UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process warned about the deteriorating situation in Gaza, particularly in the southern city of Rafah, amid the Israeli regime’s military offensive.
14:31 , 2024 May 21
Quranic Community Highlights Ayatollah Raisi’s Efforts to Promote Quranic Culture

Quranic Community Highlights Ayatollah Raisi’s Efforts to Promote Quranic Culture

IQNA – In a message on the martyrdom of Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi, the country’s Quranic community described Ayatollah Raisi as someone whose efforts to promote the culture of the Quran and Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) is known to all.
14:16 , 2024 May 21
Meaning of Martyr in Holy Quran  

Meaning of Martyr in Holy Quran  

IQNA – The Holy Quran mentions the word Shaheed (martyr) 55 times in its singular and plural forms.
12:58 , 2024 May 21
Nation Mourns as Iran Begins 3-Day Funeral for President Raisi, Officials

Nation Mourns as Iran Begins 3-Day Funeral for President Raisi, Officials

IQNA – A vast number of Iranians in Tabriz participated in the funeral procession for President Ebrahim Raisi and several officials who lost their lives in a tragic helicopter crash.
12:50 , 2024 May 21
Condolences Continue to Pour In after Martyrdom of Iran’s President, FM

Condolences Continue to Pour In after Martyrdom of Iran’s President, FM

IQNA – Heads of state, international organizations and world figures continue to send message of condolences over the martyrdom of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.
12:05 , 2024 May 21
‘Ironclad’: Washington Stresses Support for Israeli Genocidal War on Gaza Despite ICC Actions

‘Ironclad’: Washington Stresses Support for Israeli Genocidal War on Gaza Despite ICC Actions

IQNA – US President Joe Biden has vowed to continue providing “ironclad” support for the Israeli regime as the latter presses on with its Washington-backed genocidal war against the Gaza Strip.
11:24 , 2024 May 21
Funeral Held in Qom for Lebanese Scholar Ayatollah Ali Al-Kourani

Funeral Held in Qom for Lebanese Scholar Ayatollah Ali Al-Kourani

IQNA – A funeral was held from Imam Hassan Askari (AS) Mosque to the holy shrine of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) in Qom for Ayatollah Ali al-Kourani, an eminent Lebanese scholar in the history of Shiism who passed away on May 19, 2024.
10:45 , 2024 May 21
Photo Gallery: Final of Quran Contest Remembers Martyr Raisi

Photo Gallery: Final of Quran Contest Remembers Martyr Raisi

IQNA – On May 20, 2024 in Tehran, the concluding session of a Quranic recitation contest took place, showcasing participants who emulated esteemed qaris.
10:29 , 2024 May 21
Tehran: Final of Quranic Contest Held While Remembering President Raisi

Tehran: Final of Quranic Contest Held While Remembering President Raisi

IQNA – The final round of a Quran recitation competition featuring imitation of prominent qaris was held on Monday in Tehran as contestants and thousands of participants remembered late Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi.
10:17 , 2024 May 21
President Raisi Was A Mujahid, Hezbollah Chief Says

President Raisi Was A Mujahid, Hezbollah Chief Says

IQNA – The secretary general of Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement sent a message of condolences over the martyrdom of Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi and Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.
09:36 , 2024 May 21
Cloud Seeding Program Aims to Improve Mecca Weather Conditions during Hajj

Cloud Seeding Program Aims to Improve Mecca Weather Conditions during Hajj

IQNA – A cloud seeding program will be implemented in the holy city of Mecca to improve the weather conditions during the Hajj season.
09:13 , 2024 May 21
Iran Mourns President: Flag of Imam Reza Shrine Replaced

Iran Mourns President: Flag of Imam Reza Shrine Replaced

IQNA – The green flag of the shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad was replaced with a black one to mark the start of five days of national mourning on May 20, 2024, following the tragic deaths of the Iranian president and foreign minister.
09:08 , 2024 May 21
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