Friday Khutba Summary (14/08/09)In: Lecture Summaries
A human rights committee has denounced loopholes in the law that allow war criminals to stay in the UK without facing any charges.
In Yemen, tensions have been rising between Houthi fighters and the Yemeni army in Sa’ada in the north of the country. The Houthi fighters have been campaigning for the Zaidi regime to return to power. The Zaidis themselves were last in power in 1962 where they were ousted in a coup d’etat.
In Iran, four members of the terrorist organisation Jundullah have been arrested in Zahedan, in the south-east of the country. Jundullah have been responsible for a number of bombings in the Sistan-Balochistan province, in particular on a Mosque which killed 25 people in may of this year.