Islam in Uzbekistan
Islam is by far the dominant religion in Uzbekistan, as Muslims constitute 90% of the population while 5% of the population follow Russian Orthodox Christianity according to a 2009 US State Department...
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Persecution of Muslims
Persecution of Muslims is the religious persecution inflicted upon the followers of the Islamic faith. This page lists incidents of ethnic cleansing in both medieval and modern history in which Muslim...
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Population transfer in the Soviet Union
Population transfer in the Soviet Union may be classified into the following broad categories: deportations of "anti-Soviet" categories of population, often classified as "enemies of workers," deporta...
Population transfer in the Soviet Union - Wikipedia
Dilpazier Aslam
Dilpazier Aslam (born 1978) is a former trainee journalist with The Guardian. He came to public attention in July 2005 when he lost his position with the newspaper after being named as a member of the...
Khilafah
A caliphate (Arabic: خِلافة‎ khilāfa) is a form of Islamic government led by a caliph (Arabic: خَليفة‎ khalīfah  pronunciation )—a person considered a political and relig...
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Shia Islam in Uzbekistan
Shi'a Islam in Uzbekistan is a small minority sect, composed almost entirely of ethnic-Iranians. There are only three registered Shi'a mosques in the country, two in Samarkand and one in Bukhara; bo...
Hizb-an-Nusra
Hizb-an-Nusra (English: Party of Support) is an Islamist organization which the Uzbek government considers to be terrorist in nature that has operated in Uzbekistan since 1999. Members of Hizb ut-...
Maajid Nawaz
Maajid Nawaz (Urdu: ماجد نواز‎, born 1978) is the Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Hampstead and Kilburn and co-founder and chairman of Quilliam, a counter-extremism think tank. ...
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Hizb ut-tahrir America
Hizb ut-Tahrir America (HTA) (Arabic: حزب التحرير في أمريكا‎),which means "party of liberation", is a separate, but linked entity to the international pan-Islamic organization that seeks to...
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Akromiya
Akromiya (sometimes referd as Akramiya, in Russian : Акрамия) is an Islamist organization founded by Akrom Yo‘ldoshev.Akromiya broke away from Hizb ut-Tahrir, a terrorist organization according t...
Hizb ut-Tahrir
Hizb ut-Tahrir (Arabic: حزب التحرير‎ Ḥizb at-Taḥrīr; Party of Liberation) is an international pan-Islamic political organisation. They are commonly associated with the goal of all Muslim cou...
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Terrorism and counter-terrorism in Kazakhstan
The threat of terrorism in Kazakhstan plays an increasingly important role in Kazakhstan's relations with the United States which in 2006 were at an all time high. Kazakhstan has taken Uzbekistan's pl...
Khonakhan Mosque
Khonakhan Mosque is a mosque in Margilan, Uzbekistan.
Khonakhan Mosque - Wikipedia
Naveed Butt
Naveed Butt (Urdu: نوید بٹ‎) is an Islamist politician, scholar and activist. He is the official spokesman of the Banned Islamist political party Hizb ut-Tahrir in Pakistan.
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Turks in Bulgaria
The Turks in Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Турци в България, Turkish: Bulgaristan'daki Türkler), are a minority group, mainly concentrated in the southern province of Kardzhali and northeastern provinc...
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Caucasian War
The Caucasian War of 1817–1864 was an invasion of the Caucasus by the Russian Empire which resulted in Russia's annexation of the areas of the North Caucasus, and the Ethnic cleansing of Circassians. ...
Caucasian War - Wikipedia
Massacres during the Greek Revolution
There were numerous massacres during the Greek War of Independence perpetrated by both the Ottoman forces and the Greek revolutionaries. The war was characterized by a lack of respect for civilian lif...
Massacres during the Greek Revolution - Wikipedia
Panthay Rebellion
The Panthay Rebellion (1856–1873), known in Chinese sources as the Du Wenxiu Rebellion (Tu Wen-hsiu Rebellion; Chinese: 杜文秀起義; pinyin: Dù Wénxiù Qǐyì), was a rebellion of the Muslim Hui ...
Panthay Rebellion - Wikipedia
Bibi-Khanym Mosque
Bibi-Khanym Mosque (Persian: مسجد بی بی خانم‎; Uzbek: Bibi-Xonum machiti) is a famous historical Friday mosque in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, whose name comes from the wife of 14th-century ruler, Ami...
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Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU, Uzbek: Ўзбекистон Исломий Ҳаракати/Oʻzbekiston Islomiy harakati) is a militant Islamist group formed in 1998 by the Islamic ideologue Tahir Yuldashev, and form...
Persecution of Muslims by the Meccans
In the early days of Islam at Mecca, the new Muslims were often subjected to abuse and persecution.
Sumayyah bint Khabbab, and her husband Yasir were tortured to death by Abu Jahl. Muhammad was pr...
Mongol invasions of Syria
Starting in the 1240s, the Mongols made repeated invasions of Syria or attempts thereof. Most failed, but they did have some success in 1260 and 1300, capturing Aleppo and Damascus and destroying the ...
Mongol invasions of Syria - Wikipedia
History of Islam in southern Italy
The history of Islam in southern Italy began with the first Muslim settlement in Sicily, at Mazara, which was occupied in 827. The subsequent rule of Sicily and Malta started in the 10th century. Isla...
History of Islam in southern Italy - Wikipedia
Expulsion of the Moriscos
On April 9, 1609, King Philip III of Spain decreed the Expulsion of the Moriscos (Spanish: Expulsión de los moriscos, Catalan: Expulsió dels moriscos). The Moriscos were the descendants of Sp...
Expulsion of the Moriscos - Wikipedia
Ak Mosque
Ak Mosque is a mosque in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Also known as the White Mosque it was built between 1838 and 1842.
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Rohingya people
The Rohingya people (Ruáingga /ɹuájŋɡa/, Burmese: ရိုဟင်ဂျာ rui hang gya /ɹòhɪ̀ɴɡjà/, Bengali: রোহিঙ্গা Rohingga /ɹohiŋɡa/) are Muslim people who live in northern Rakhine (Arakan) and speak th...