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July 28, 2014

Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Calls For Arming Gaza To Fight Israel

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali ... on Tuesday called on Muslims from around the world to help arm Gaza Palestinians in their fight against Israel. The call by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ...

July 27, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas' Epiphany Over Gaza

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud ... and taking Israel to the International Criminal Court. But the margin of error for the arch political survivor is narrowing.... Mahmoud Abbas ...

July 13, 2014

Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei Hamstrings His Nuclear Negotiators

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali SURPRISE!A major speech by Iran's Supreme Leader has limited the ability of the Iranian delegation at high-level nuclear talks to make concessions ...

July 13, 2014

Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas asks UN for international protection in Gaza as hostilities with ...

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud The Palestinian president asks the UN for international protection as violence with Israel continues.

July 11, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas Articles, Photos, and Videos - Los Angeles Times

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud News, Photos and Information about Mahmoud Abbas

July 10, 2014

Israel To Launch Ground Attack In Coming Hours: According to President Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas claims Israel has approved a ground invasion, but so far it hasn't occurred.

July 9, 2014

Indonesian elections 2014: Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono calls for talks with Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo, Prabowo ...

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang ... Yudhoyono has summoned presidential candidates Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo and Prabowo Subianto for talks over the country's disputed election. Wednesday's ...

July 9, 2014

Iran needs greater uranium enrichment capacity, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Iran's supreme leader seeks right to carry out industrial-scale enrichment in order to meet its long-term energy needs

July 9, 2014

Multi-millionaire Aga Khan jets into Plymouth to pick up his brand-new £200m super-yacht named after ...

Al Hussayni, H.R.H. Shah Karim The 77-year-old religious leader arrived at Devonport Dockyard in Devon in torrential downpours to pick up his purchase.

July 7, 2014

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei say US and Israel playing 'good cop, bad cop' to intimidate Iran

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Supreme leader of Iran tells statesmen at an iftar that reason Israel hasn't attacked Iran is due to cost rather than false impression of US ...

July 2, 2014

Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani

July 1, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas must choose between Hamas and peace

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud A third intifada is likely if Palestinians fail to distance themselves from the militants following the cold-blooded murder of three Israeli ...

July 1, 2014

Readout of the President’s call with King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia - The White ...

Al-Saud, H.M. King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Today, President Obama called King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia to convey his best wishes as Ramadan begins. The two leaders ...

July 1, 2014

A Moment Of Truth For Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Sometimes, tragedies can provide moments of clarity. The brutal deaths of teenagers Eyal Yifrach, Gilad Shaar and Naftali Frenkel – whose bodies ...

June 27, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas did not kidnap our teenagers. He is offering us his hand

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Hilik Bar: The Palestinian leader was brave to speak out about the kidnappings - Israel should acknowledge his courage and grasp this opportunity ...

June 24, 2014

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali News, Photos and Information about Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

June 24, 2014

Egypt President Abdel-Fattah El-Sissi Won't Interfere In Al Jazeera Journalists' Court Verdicts

Al-Sisi, General Abdel Fattah Saeed CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Tuesday he will not interfere in court rulings, a day after three Al-Jazeera journalists ...

June 22, 2014

Iraq crisis: Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warns against US intervention

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Iran's supreme leader warns against US intervention in Iraq, as ISIS consolidates gains in the north and west.

June 22, 2014

Iran opposes US intervention in Iraq, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Khamenei said Iraq's government and its people, with help of top clerics, would be able to end the 'sedition' there

June 21, 2014

Isis extend control of Iraq as Ayatollah Khamenei warns against US intervention

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Isis takes control of more towns in western Iraq as Britain says it could provide logistical support to the US – and Iran warns against ...

June 20, 2014

Iraq's top Shiite cleric Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani adds to pressure on Nouri Al Maliki with call for new ...

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein ... government, increasing pressure on the country’s prime minister as an offensive by Sunni militants rages on. Grand Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani’s ...

June 20, 2014

Iraq crisis: Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani calls for united front to expel ISIS insurgents as fighting ...

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein Iraq's most senior Shiite cleric has urged his compatriots to unite and expel Sunni Muslim insurgents.

June 19, 2014

Iraq's top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani calls for new 'effective' government as militant ...

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein The spiritual leader of Iraq's Shiite majority called for a new, 'effective' government Friday, increasing pressure on the country's prime minister ...

June 19, 2014

Top Shiite Cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani Calls For New Government In Iraq

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein BAGHDAD (AP) — Sunni militants have seized an Iraqi crossing on the border with Syria after a daylong battle in which they killed some 30 Iraqi ...

June 15, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian President, Condemns Abduction Of Israeli Teens

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel warned Monday it would exact a heavy price from Hamas, as a massive search for three missing Jewish seminary students ...

June 13, 2014

Why Ayatollah Al-Sistani's Iraq Fatwa Is So Important

Sistani, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein The Shia cleric's call for Iraqis to resist ISIS could bring back militias and exacerbate sectarian violence in the country.

June 11, 2014

Afghan election: Abdullah is best chance for peace, says former spy chief Hamid Gul - The National

Gül, H.E. President Abdullah Hamid Gul, who headed Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency between 1987 and 1989 during the late stages of the Soviet occupation, ...

June 10, 2014

New Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi apologises to woman sexually assaulted during his inauguration ...

Al-Sisi, General Abdel Fattah Saeed ... assaulted by a mob during weekend celebrations marking his inauguration. Local television networks showed a visibly moved Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ...

June 9, 2014

The Sultan Of Brunei's Hotel Is Actually Feeling Jay Leno's Wrath

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Jay Leno joined a protest at the Sultan of Brunei's Beverly Hills Hotel last month, aimed at raising awareness of the Sultan's repressive new ...

June 8, 2014

Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's parting gift a sweet one as instability looms

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang In the final four months of his decade in power, Indonesia's President has given Australia a big, last gift. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono invited ...

June 8, 2014

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sworn in as Egypt's president

Al-Sisi, General Abdel Fattah Saeed Times of India Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sworn in as Egypt's president Hindustan Times Former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was sworn in as president ...

June 8, 2014

New Egypt president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sworn in

Al-Sisi, General Abdel Fattah Saeed Former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has taken the oath of office as Egypt's president on Sunday, after a landslide election victory last month. ...

June 4, 2014

Tony Abbott and Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono say ties improving after spying row

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Indonesia's president say they are confident ties are getting back on track.

June 4, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas: Winning on Points

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Regional developments have strengthened the Palestinian President and weakened his new political partner, Hamas.

June 3, 2014

Tony Abbott declares boats issue with Indonesia resolved following meeting with Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono ...

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang Tony Abbott has declared in the presence of the Indonesian President the end of the boats issue as a problem between the two countries, saying ...

June 3, 2014

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi wins Egypt presidential elections with 96.9 per cent of vote

Al-Sisi, General Abdel Fattah Saeed Washington Post Abdel Fattah al-Sisi wins Egypt presidential elections with 96.9 per cent of vote ABC Online Egypt's ex-army chief Abdel Fattah ...

June 3, 2014

Tony Abbott's phone call with Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono recorded by Indonesian journalist

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang Indonesian journalists are mistakenly allowed to listen to a call between Tony Abbott and Indonesia's president.

June 2, 2014

Kate Middleton Controversy: Duchess Attends Wedding At Hotel Owned By Anti-Gay Sultan Of Brunei

Waddaulah, H.M.Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin ... recently attended the wedding of her cousin at London’s Dorchester Hotel, which is owned by the controversial Sultan of Brunei. The hotel, part ...

June 1, 2014

Saudi transition from King Abdullah to Muqrin, the king's younger brother, is controversial.

Al-Saud, H.M. King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz ... is facing its biggest dynastic challenge in 50 years, and Game of Thrones-style cracks are showing in the imminent transition from King Abdullah’s ...

June 1, 2014

Tony Abbott to sit down with Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono during stopover

Yudhoyono, H.E. President Susilo Bambang Tony Abbott will hold one-on-one talks with his Indonesian counterpart, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, this week.

June 1, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas swears in Palestinian unity government

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas swore in a national unity government Monday, formally ending a crippling seven-year split with his Islamic ...

May 31, 2014

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says Palestinian unity government to be announced Monday

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says Palestinian unity government to be announced Monday.

May 30, 2014

Palestinian Unity Government To Be Announced Monday: President Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud ... The formation of a Palestinian unity government backed by rivals Hamas and Fatah will be announced Monday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas ...

May 30, 2014

Palestinian unity government to be sworn in Monday, Mahmoud Abbas says

Abbas, H.E. President Mahmoud Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday that a coalition government to be formed by his Fatah party and its rival, the militant ...

May 28, 2014

Ayatollah Khamenei Joins #YesAllWomen

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali ... UC Santa Barbara killing spree, and it has managed to attract a rather surprising supporter: the Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. ...

May 26, 2014

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in threat towards U.S.

Khamenei, H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told members of parliament in Tehran that Iran must be armed and 'have the capability to defend itself' in a 'world full ...

May 19, 2014

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's lust for power shows no sign of waning

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip Recep Tayyip Erdogan has set his sights on another decade in power in Turkey and is happy to ride roughshod over anyone who gets in his way. ...

May 17, 2014

Turkey mine collapse: Recep Tayyip Erdogan told protesters they would be ...

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip National Post Turkey mine collapse: Recep Tayyip Erdogan told protesters they would be ... Telegraph.co.uk Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's ...

May 17, 2014

Abdullah Gul Articles, Photos, and Videos - Los Angeles Times

Gül, H.E. President Abdullah News, Photos and Information about Abdullah Gul

May 15, 2014

Turkey mining accident toll nears 300 as anger at PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

Erdogan, H.E. Recep Tayyip CBS News Turkey mining accident toll nears 300 as anger at PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan ... CBS News SOMA, Turkey Rescue teams recovered eight ...



The Top 50

  1. H.E. Professor Dr Sheikh Ahmad Muhammad Al-Tayyeb
    Egypt
  2. H.M. King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Al-Saud
    Saudi Arabia
  3. H.E. Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sayyid Ali Khamenei
    Iran
  4. H.M. King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein
    Jordan
  5. H.M. King Mohammed VI
    Morocco
  6. H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
    Turkey
  7. H.E. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
    Indonesia
  8. H.E. Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Hussein Sistani
    Iraq
  9. H.M. Sultan Qaboos bin Sa’id Aal Sa’id
    Oman
  10. H.H. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan
    United Arab Emirates
  11. Hodjaefendi Fethullah Gülen
    Turkey
  12. H.E. Sheikh Dr Ali Goma’a
    Egypt
  13. Amir Hajji Muhammad Abd Al Wahhab
    Pakistan
  14. H.E. Sheikh Abdul Aziz ibn Abdullah Aal Al Sheikh
    Saudi Arabia
  15. Dr K.H. Said Aqil Siradj
    Indonesia
  16. Sheikh Salman Al Ouda
    Saudi Arabia
  17. H.E. Sheikha Munira Qubeysi
    Syria
  18. Amirul Mu’minin Sheikh as Sultan Muhammadu Sa’adu Abubakar III
    Nigeria
  19. Sheikh Ahmad Tijani bin Ali Cisse
    Senegal
  20. H.E. President Abdullah Gül
    Turkey
  21. H.M. Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah
    Brunei
  22. Mufti Muhammad Akhtar Raza Khan Qaadiri Al Azhari
    India
  23. H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Bayyah
    Mauritania
  24. H.E. Mohammad bin Mohammad Al-Mansour
    Yemen
  25. H.E. Justice Sheikh Muhammad Taqi Usmani
    Pakistan
  26. Sheikh Mohammad Ali Al Sabouni
    Syria
  27. Seyyed Hasan Nasrallah
    Lebanon
  28. Habib Umar bin Hafiz
    Yemen
  29. Gen. Abdel Fattah Saeed Al-Sisi
    Egypt
  30. H.E. President Mahmoud Abbas
    Palestinian Territories
  31. Sheikh Dr Yusuf Al Qaradawi
    Qatar
  32. H.M. Queen Rania Al Abdullah
    Jordan
  33. Professor Dr M Din Syamsuddin
    Indonesia
  34. Habib Ali Zain Al Abideen Al Jifri
    United Arab Emirates
  35. H.R.H. Shah Karim Al Hussayni
    France
  36. Dr Mohammed Badie
    Egypt
  37. Moez Masoud
    Egypt
  38. Dr Amr Khaled
    Egypt
  39. Professor Dr Seyyed Hossein Nasr
    United States of America
  40. H.E. Dr Aref Ali Nayed
    Libya
  41. Sheikh Hamza Yusuf Hanson
    United States of America
  42. Sheikh Mehmet Nazim Adil Al-Qubrusi Al-Haqqani
    Cyprus
  43. H.H. Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad
    Qatar
  44. Maulana Mahmood Madani
    India
  45. H.E. Dr Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri
    Saudi Arabia
  46. H.H. Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser Al-Missned
    Qatar
  47. Timothy Winter (Sheikh Abdal-Hakim Murad)
    United Kingdom
  48. Dr Muhammad Tahir Al Qadri
    Pakistan
  49. H.E. Sheikh Professor Dr Mustafa Ceric
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
  50. Khaled Mashaal
    Palestinian Territories
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