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Inquiry & Analysis Series No. 937 - Liberal Iraqi Shi'ite Scholar Sayyed Ahmad Al-Qabbanji Calls For Reason In Islamic Discourse and Jurisprudence - 02/21/13

... !" 15 Also in a tweet, he called Ayatollahs Khomeini, Khamenei, and Sistani "liars" for claiming to be the descendants of Prophet Muhammad ...

Y. Feldner

Special Dispatch No. 4863 - Former Iraqi MP And Noted Reformist Sayyed Ayad Jamal Al-Din In Wall Street Journal: Iranian-Style Political Islam Is Threatening To Take Over The Shi'ites of Iraq - 08/01/12

... scholarships." "The Current Head Of The Najaf Hawza, Ayatollah Ali Sistani, Is An Elderly Man; Iran's Government Is Eagerly Awaiting His ... death" "The current head of the Najaf Hawza, Ayatollah Ali Sistani, is an elderly man. Iran's government is eagerly awaiting his ...

Special Dispatch No. 4762 - Anger In Arab World Over Iranian Films Depicting Prophet Muhammad - 05/29/12

... . "The high Shi'ite source of authority in Iran, Ayatollah 'Ali Al-Sistani, announced that he opposed the airing the series Hassan, Hussein ... Sheikh Muhammad Al-'Arifi a while ago because he spoke out against Al-Sistani, 15 but did nothing when the insolent Yasser Al-Habib a Kuwaiti ... -18 th centuries. 15 The Saudi cleric Muhammad Al-'Arifi attacked Al-Sistani in 2009, calling him an infidel and a sinner. 16 Al-Siyassa ...

Special Dispatch No. 4701 - Former Iraqi MP Ayad Jamal Al-Din: Iran Gains Control Over the Shi'ite Hawza of Najaf in Iraq - 05/03/12

... 'soldiers.' When Saddam was toppled, the most senior Shi'ite authority, Al-Sistani, remained without 'soldiers.' All his 'soldiers' are in Qom, and ... Iraq , they brought with them large Shi'ite political parties. "Thus, Al-Sistani became besieged from all sides by the people of Iran ... . The Persians are smart enough not to undermine Al-Sistani's dignity or authority. He continues to be the highest Shi'ite ...

No. 3428 - Former Iraqi MP Ayad Jamal Al-Din: Iran Gains Control over the Shiite Hawza of Najaf in Iraq - 04/27/12

... "soldiers." When Saddam was toppled, the most senior Shiite authority, Al-Sistani, remained without "soldiers". All his "soldiers" are in Qom, and ... Iraq], they brought with them large Shiite political parties. Thus, Al-Sistani became besieged from all sides by the people of Iran ... . The Persians are smart enough not to undermine Al-Sistani's dignity or authority. He continues to be the highest Shiite ...

Inquiry & Analysis Series No. 683 - Iraqi Government in Crisis – Sectarianism, Corruption and Dissent - 04/12/11

... highest Shi'a clerical authority in the country – Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani. Al-Sistani has refused, in recent weeks, to meet with Iraqi leaders ...

Dr. Nimrod Raphaeli

Inquiry & Analysis Series No. 678 - The Bahrain Situation: Media Clashes Between the Iranian-Shi'ite Camp and the Saudi-Sunni Camp - 03/17/11

... Gulf states. In Iraq, senior Shi'ite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali Sistani expressed "deep concern" over the steps the Bahraini government had ...

A. Savyon

Inquiry & Analysis Series No. 671 - Iraq Enters a State of Turmoil; Mass Demonstration Planned for 'Friday of Rage' - 02/24/11

... al-Karbala'i, the special representative of Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani. Speaking at the Great Mosque in the holy ... clerics, labor unions, tribal chiefs and civil societies. Al-Sistani confirmed the rights of Iraqis to demonstrate against ... private property. Sheikh Assaf al-Duleimi, a Sunni cleric, hailed al-Sistani's position which, al Duleimi said, is consistent with ... support a peaceful demonstration. This is in contrast to Al-Sistani, who took a completely different path by openly supporting ...

Dr. Nimrod Raphaeli

Special Dispatch No. 3473 - Qatari Liberal 'Abd Al-Hamid Al-Ansari: 'The Perpetrators of the Massacre at the Baghdad Church are 'the Children of the Culture of Hate' - 12/27/10

... the Christians. Indeed, Iraq's highest Shi'ite religious authority, Ayatollah 'Ali Sistani, denounced the criminal act of the attack on the Baghdad ...

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