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Al Sistani

Top Shiite Cleric Calls For New Government In Iraq

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 08.20.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Sunni insurgents led by an al-Qaida breakaway group expanded their offensive in a volatile western province on Saturday, capturing th...

Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani Succession In Iraq Not Just About Piety

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAJAF, Iraq — Behind the scenes in this holy city, Shiite clerics are quietly intriguing over who will succeed the sect's most revered and polit...

Top Shiite Cleric Expresses Concern Over US-Iraq Security Pact

Posted 05.25.2011 | World


Shiite Cleric al-Sistani Forbids Feeding Americans In Iraq

Informed Comment | Juan Cole | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics