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Saudi Grand Mufti: Iranians Muslims

As tensions between the Muslim states rise, Saudi and Iranian religious leaders trade accusations and insults.

Saudi Grand Mufti: Iranians aren't Muslims

Is Islam senselessly targeting Muslims?

Is Islam senselessly targeting Muslims?

ISIS attack may reignite Sunni-Shi'ite bloodbath

ISIS suicide bomber kills at least 24 at Shi'ite funeral, taking out militia commanders and risking new round of sectarian clashes.

ISIS attack on funeral risks reigniting Sunni-Shi'ite bloodbath

Iraq summons Saudi envoy over 'meddling'

The tension between Iran and Saudi Arabia is spilling over into relations between Iraq and the Saudis, just as these were improving.

Iraq summons Saudi envoy over 'meddling'

Syria Border: Hezbollah 'Tightens Noose' on ISIS

Hassan Nasrallah boasts that the terror group is finally winning in struggle against Al-Nusra, ISIS on Syria border.

Lebanon-Syria Border: Hezbollah 'Tightening Noose' on Jihadists

Iran Funding Shi'ite Religious Centers in Gaza

Centers tasked to spread Shi'ite Islam reportedly with Hamas approval, placing Gaza in a precarious position with Sunni allies.

Report: Iran Funding Shi'ite Religious Centers in Gaza

Surviving ISIS Only to be Massacred by Shi'ites?

Testimony surfaces as Iraq to probe whether its army stood by while Shi'ite militias gunned down Sunni villagers who had escaped ISIS.

Surviving ISIS Only to be Massacred by Iran-backed Shi'ites?

Today Damascus, Soon, Khuzestan

Today Damascus, Soon, Khuzestan

Khamenei: ISIS Diverts Muslims from Palestine

'The forefront of Muslims' struggle was focused on the occupied Palestine,' Khamenei said, 'but the Takfiri stream changed this front line.'

Iran’s Khamenei: ISIS Diverts Muslims from Palestine

European Court: Mandatory Islam Classes 'Coercive'

Ruling says Turkey's Sunni Islam classes 'violate educational freedoms'; PM counters program fights radicalization.

European Court: Mandatory Islam Classes 'Coercive'

Report: Syrian Forces Bomb Sunni Targets in Iraq

Another act of Syrian aggression? Warplanes with Syrian flags seen bombing ISIS-controlled towns in Iraq; Damascus denies it.

Report: Syrian Forces Bomb Sunni Targets in Iraq

Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

UN allegedly aware of the arms sale, but have not taken action yet; concerns of escalation in sectarian tensions across the Middle East.

Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

Iran Blames Israel For Beirut Bombing

Al-Qaeda affiliate claimed responsibility for Iranian cultural center bombing in Lebanon, but Iranian foreign ministry blames Jewish state.

Iran Blames 'Agents of the Zionist Regime' for Beirut Bomb

Iraq Car Bomb Kills Dozens, Hours After UN Visit

Series of car bombs and attacks kills at least 20 and injures up to 76 - hours after meeting on Iraq violence with UN Secretary General.

Iraq Car Bomb Kills Dozens, Hours After Ban Ki-Moon Visit

Bahrain Seizes Iraqi Weapons Cache

Bahraini authorities seize bomb-making materials, weapons cache; move shows Gulf State's crackdown on terrorism.

Bahrain Seizes Iraqi Weapons Cache

Al Qaeda: Death to Shi'ites for Betraying Islam

Branch of al-Qaeda vows death to Shi'ites for 'cursing the prophet Mohammed'; urges terrorists to keep fighting in Iraq, Sinai peninsula.

Al Qaeda: Death to Shi'ites for 'Damaging Mohammed's Legacy'player

UN Decries New Execution Tactics in Iraq

Shifting tactics in sectarian violence continues to raise fears over all-out war between Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims in Iraq.

UN Decries New Execution Tactics in Iraq

Saudis Issue Positive Statement on Iran Deal

While reportedly furious with the US over the deal, Riyadh chooses a diplomatic public approach.

Saudis Issue Positive Statement on Iran Deal

48 Dead in Iraq Truck Bombing

Truck bomb explodes in fruit and vegetable market in Baghdad, killing 48; over 15 killed in other attacks throughout city.

48 Dead in Iraq Truck Bombing

Video: Clerics Joyful Over Murder of Shiites

Egyptian clerics have expressed joy over the brutal murders of four Shiites, including prominent cleric Sheik Hassan Shehata.

Video: Clerics Joyful Over Murder of Four Shiites in Egyptplayer

Sunni Chief's Conviction Means Power Sharing Over

Welcome to Obama's ended war in Iraq and the 'defeated Al Qaeda' where hundreds were killed and wounded in Sunday's terror campaign.

Terror Wave In Iraq Encouraged By Syrian Chaos And Fault Lines

Middle East Advice for America

Middle East Advice for America