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Russia Persecutes Hizb ut Tahrir Members even in Sweden

On 25th January 2017, Russian media stated that the head of the Russian Interior Ministry in the Republic of Tatarstan Artem Hohorin reported at a meeting on the results of his department’s work in 2016: initiating criminal cases against several Hizb ut Tahrir members who are of Russian citizenship living at the moment in Sweden, […]

Mass Arrests of Shabab of Hizb ut Tahrir in Moscow

On the morning of the 12th December, mass arrests of members of Hizb ut Tahrir were conducted in Moscow. On the 7th December, the security services provided the media with information about the arrest of 25 fundamentalists from Central Asia and that it has discovered banned materials in their possession during the search. They stressed […]

Message from Dr Nazreen Nawaz at “Release Dr Iftikhar” Demo

Hizb ut Tahrir Britain held a protest outside the Pakistani Embassy in London on Saturday 3rd September against the abduction and brutal treatment of Dr. Ifthekar, a prominent advocate for the Khilafah in Pakistan, by the criminal Pakistani Raheel-Nawaz regime. The protest called for Dr. Ifthekhar’s immediate release as well as the immediate release of […]

Obituary of a Da’wah Carrier in Crimea: Aliyah Ahmedovna Valieva

With conviction and submission to the destiny and fate of Allah Almighty, the Women’s Section in the Central Media Office of Hizb ut Tahrir mourns to the Islamic Ummah as a whole, to the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, the Eminent Scholar Sheikh Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah, and to the men and women members […]

Three Members of Hizb ut Tahrir in St Petersburg Imprisoned with Sentences from the Stalin Era

The Moscow military district court sentenced two members of Hizb ut Tahrir, Karim Ibrahimov and Ildar Ramadanov, to 16 and 17 years imprisonment with hard labour in accordance to Part 1 of the Article 205.5 (Organising activities of a terrorist organisation. As for Ilyas Kagirov, he was sentenced to 5 years in accordance to Part […]

Arrest of Sheikh Mahmoud Velitov Imam of Yardam Mosque in Moscow

Russian media broadcasted on July 12, a news story about the arrest of the Imam of Moscow’s Yardam Mosque, Sheikh Mahmoud Velitov based on the Russian Bureau of Investigation. The Sheikh was charged according to Article 205.2 of the Russian Federation Constitution with publicly supporting terrorism, punishable by imprisonment from 2-5 years, and the Sheikh […]

Memorial Human Rights Centre considers four more Hizb ut-Tahrir Activists as political prisoners

Memorial Human Rights Centre has recognized Azizbek Inamov, Shamil Ismailov, Saipul Kurbanov and Zikrullokhon Rakhmonkhodzhaev, convicted of belonging to the banned organization Hizb ut-Tahrir in Moscow in 2014, as political prisoners. These individuals were found guilty under Article 282.2 (Sections 1 and 2) (organization or participation in the activities of an extremist organization), and Articles […]

International Women’s Conference: “Muslim Youth: Pioneers of Real Change” to be hosted by the Women’s Section in the Central Media Office of Hizb ut Tahrir

On Saturday 7th May, the Women’s Section in the Central Media Office of Hizb ut Tahrir will be hosting an international women’s conference entitled, “Muslim Youth: Pioneers of Real Change” to address the global challenges to the Islamic identity of Muslim youth across the world. This important event will take the format of seminars held […]

An Open Letter from Hizb ut Tahrir Wilayah Turkey to the British and American Embassies: ”Immediately Leave Our Soil that You have Terrorised through Nourishing Yourselves with Blood, Chaos and Massacres!”

We are writing this letter to emphasize the feelings and thoughts of the Turkish people and all the Muslims. This letter is addressed to the American Ambassador John Bass and through him to the US President Barack Obama and other American leaders, to the British Ambassador Richard Moore and through him to the Royal Family, […]

Verdicts Passed Against the Shabab of Hizb ut Tahrir in Russia Represents Repression of Muslims by False Accusations of Terrorism

The court in St Petersburg issued verdicts criminalising two Shabab due to their affiliation to Hizb ut Tahrir. On March 31st, the Regional Moscow military court in the final hearing sentenced Roman Ivanov (born in 1980) to 13 years and four months of hard labour in accordance to the first part of the article 205.5.1 […]

Your Enmity is Not towards the Khilafah but towards Islam that Will Revive Through It

Our International Khilafah Conference held on Sunday, the 6th of March, with the attendance of around 5,000 people, under the title “Khilafah – Fiction or Near Future?” was widely covered in the media. While this conference that filled every Muslim, who feels love for Islam, with pride, was reported as favourable news by some media […]

Overwhelming Support for the International Khilafah Conference held in Ankara

On the occasion of the anniversary of the Khilafah’s abolishment on 3rd of March, the International Khilafah Conference in Ankara titled “Khilafah – Fiction or Near Future?” organized by Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah Turkey became a vast success – with the help of Allah سبحانه وتعالى, duaa of the Muslims, the participation of speakers […]

International Khilafah Conference – “What Kind of Khilafah?” was a Success

On the occasion of the Khilafah’s Abolishment on March 3, and during this period of time where the Khilafah is much-debated; Hizb ut Tahrir / Wilayah Turkey held an international symposium titled “What Kind of Khilafah?“, which was a huge success with the help of Allah (swt) and the participation of Muslims from all four […]

St. Petersburg Newspaper Falsely Accuses Hizb ut Tahrir of Assassination Attempt against Mufti!

On 18/2/2016, St. Petersburg electronic newspaper “” published on its frontpage in bold a fabricated article with blatant lies against Hizb ut Tahrir entitled: “Hizb ut Tahrir planned the operation of the assassination of Mufti Jafar Pennekaev in Al-Jami’ Mosque,” and added that this comes in the context of investigations and arrests of those who […]

Prison Sentences in Russia are up to Twenty Years for Carrying the Call of Islam!

On 4th of February 2016 the Court of Chelyabinsk region sentenced five Muslims from Hizb ut Tahrir. The Moscow region military court deliberated on the criminal case against Salavat Khabirov, Alfred Shaimov, Rinat Shamsutdinov, Orifdzhan Mirov and Radik Kabirov.  They were charged for organizing and participating in the work of an extremist terrorist organization, and […]

A New Journalistic Low in Denmark

On Wednesday, 13.1.2016, one could read about a spectacular case on, in which a Danish girl of only 15 years was arrested for, among other things, being in possession of explosives. Besides information that both the police and PET (police intelligence service) refuse to comment on, TV2 also wrote, that the girl’s Facebook profile, […]

All They Share is Failure

In recent days the online paper “Middle-East-Online”, has published two articles about Hizb ut Tahrir in Scandinavia. The first with the title “Denmark’s Islamists: The Exploitation of Freedom of Expression” and the second with the title “Salafi Denmark .. between Al Tahrir and Kaldet”.

Moscow says it has foiled a “Terrorist Operation”!!

On 11/10/2015, state media published news that a terrorist attack in central Moscow had been foiled and ten people were arrested charged with preparing for the operation. Afterwards,  a representative of the security services who did not disclose his name said explosive materials were found “similar to those used in the terrorist attack in Istanbul.” […]

Around 100 people brought to Moscow region police stations to check links to Hizb ut Tahrir 

On October 20 in Moscow, Russian Interior Ministry spokeswoman Yelena Alexeyeva said that a cell of Hizb ut Tahrir has been eliminated in the Moscow region. “As a result of an operation, 97 people have been brought to interior-system bodies to be checked on the subject of involvement in unlawful activity and 20 members, including leaders […]