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Tag: sectarianism

No Shia or Sunni in Article 3, says Suhakam

Rights commissioner Hishamudin Yunus urges authorities to follow the spirit of the Amman Message in the wake of a crackdown on Shia Muslims.

Gun-toting cops in masks treated us like criminals, say Shia Muslims

Witnesses say detainees were threatened during a raid by Johor Islamic authorities.

Let Shia Muslims practise faith in private, says Penang mufti

Wan Salim Wan Mohd Noor says the controversy over the rights of Shia Muslims in Malaysia poses a dilemma to the government.

Suhakam warns against ‘instinct to hate’ after anti-Shia raids

The goverment's rights body reminds Islamic authorities of the Amman Message calling for an end to sectarianism.

On Ashura, sectarianism bares its ugly head in Malaysia

It is appalling that authorities in Johor and Selangor have chosen to raid private Muslim Shia events in the days leading up to Ashura.

Shia-bashing, impotent leaders and our mockery of human rights

If Mujahid Yusof Rawa could put a stop to all these vilification of Shias during every Friday sermon, just like Caliph Umar, he will be remembered for years to come.

Critics slam Selangor’s ‘hate speech’ as mosques prepare to deliver anti-Shia...

The sermon, among others, urges Muslims to be the eyes and ears of the authorities ahead of an important event observed by Shia Muslims.