The country's Shiites have also increasingly become a target of radical Sunni militant groups allied with the Taliban who don't believe the Shiites are real Muslims. #Pakistan#NewsTracker#Shiite Muslim
The death toll from a bombing at a market in Pakistan's southwest has risen to 25, Pakistani police said on Saturday. Many of the 70 people wounded in the blast were still in critical condition. #Pakistan#Wazir Khan Nasir#Shiite Muslim
Shiite Muslim militiamen on Friday stormed a Sunni mosque in eastern Iraq and opened fire, killing scores of worshipers, residents and Iraqi officials said, in a sign of growing sectarian violence stemming from the rise of the Islamic State militant ...
Early in 2007, with Iraq embroiled in sectarian violence, American diplomats in Baghdad tried to persuade a key Shiite Muslim lawmaker to support the easing of a ban on the Sunni Arab-dominated Baath Party... #Iraq#Baghdad#Baath Party
Gunmen stopped a convoy of three minivans traveling through central Afghanistan and executed 14 Shiite Muslims in a rare attack on the country’s religious minority, a local official said Wednesday... #Iraq#Baghdad#Baath Party