Iraqi Police announced on Friday the arrest of a group of individuals on charges of distributing ‘divisive leaflets’ among Arbaeen pilgrims.
Amjad Ali from London stated, “This year, five thousand pilgrims from UK have participated in the Arbaeen Walk. However, this year, due to the poor cooperation of the Iraqi embassy in London, there were problems in obtaining visas for pilgrims.”
Sayyed Ali Abed Naqavi, winner of the Presidential Award and Quranic figure of Pakistan, famous Shiite scholar and former professor of teaching the Holy Quran at Rawalpindi cultural center, passed away.
The Iran's President described the purpose of creation of human as growth and excellence and walking down the path of education, and emphasising the importance and special place of education in human life, he said, "School is a sacred place and a place for thinking."