Blast hits mosque in regime-held city of Latakia: Syrian media

An explosion has struck outside a mosque in the regime-held city of Latakia, killing at least one person, Syrian state media and a monitoring group reports.

War-destroyed Ferhadija mosque, landmark of Banja Luka, reconstructed

A 16th-century grand mosque in the north-western Bosnian city of Banja Luka was reopened on Saturday, 23 years to the day after it was levelled by Bosnian Serb forces.

Thousands of Muslims flock to Banja Luka for reopening of Ferhadija mosque

Thousands of Muslim believers are flocking to Banja Luka on Saturday to attend a ceremony marking the completion of the reconstruction of the Ferhad Pasha Mosque which was levelled by Bosnian Serb...

15 dead, 40 wounded after Mogadishu mosque collapse

At least 15 people were killed and 40 wounded after a mosque collapsed in Somalia's capital, Modgadishu, a police spokesman told dpa.

At least 25 dead after suicide bombers attack Nigerian mosque

At least 25 people died when suicide bombers attacked a mosque in the country's north-east in the early hours of Wednesday.

Italy's supreme court strikes down local "anti-mosques" legislation

Italy's Constitutional Court has reportedly struck down a law that strictly limited the opening of new mosques and other places of religious worship in Milan's Lombardy region.

Iraqi premier vows hard line after attacks on Sunni mosques

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi vowed Tuesday to punish those responsible for sectarian attacks as he visited an eastern city that has seen heightened Sunni-Shia tensions over the past week...

Suicide bomber kills five worshippers at mosque in Cameroon

At least five Muslim worshippers were killed Monday morning when a suicide bomber attacked a mosque in northern Cameroon.

Pig heads found on mosque construction site in Slovenia

The Islamic Community in Slovenia, appalled by the incident, has in the meantime called on other religious communities to condemn the desecration of the future place of worship.

Two Sunni mosques blown up in Iraq, muezzin shot dead in third

Two Sunni mosques were blown up in Iraq overnight and the muezzin of a third mosque was shot dead in a series of attacks south of Baghdad, police said Monday.