Al-Aqsa Mosque is temporarily closed following the sharp increase in Covid-19 cases

The closings also coincided with a three-week curfew imposed by Israel, which controls entrances to the mosque compound. Hidayatullah.com—The Al-Aqsa Mosque was closed for three weeks starting Friday (18/9/2020) following a sharp increase in cases of Covid-19 infection. The Islamic Waqf Council (Waqf), informed that the decision was taken after an emergency meeting of waqf…

Share Images of Hitler and the Nazis, 29 German Police Suspended Temporarily

Hidayatullah.com—A total of 29 police officers in Germany have been suspended from their duties for sharing pictures of Adolf Hitler and refugees being loaded into gas booths by Nazi soldiers using their cell phones. Reported BBC Thursday (9/17/2020), the police personnel also used a far-right group chat room where swastikas and other Nazi symbols were…

Aung San Suu Kyi has been temporarily removed from the Sakharov Prize Community

CP24.com Aung San Suu Kyi welcomes Pope Francis Hidayatullah.com—Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar state counselor, has been suspended from the Sakharov Prize Community by the European Parliament. The woman was awarded the award in 1990 but was only able to take it in person in 2013, after being released from house arrest for 15 years…