The Russian authorities have arrested Sister Jannat Bespalova from her home since November 2017 on charges of belonging to Hizb ut Tahrir, which has been classified by Russia as a terrorist organization whose sentences against its members can reach up to twenty years imprisonment, and her trial will be on 16 of this month.
Today, hundreds of Muslims are imprisoned in Russia’s prisons because of their participation in Hizb ut Tahrir’s work. They were falsely accused of “terrorism” based on the 2003 Supreme Court’s shameless decision to classify Hizb ut Tahrir as a terrorist organization. According to this unique decision, the Islamic Political Party became a “terrorist” party. With […]
An extreme secular British think-tank has published a report accusing Muslim charities of exploiting the UK charitable sector, and recommending that the government “wind-up” charities that have trustees showing sympathies with what it calls “a network of Islamist extremists… which seeks to delegitimise and push out moderate voices.”
Following the Government’s announcement that it would stop “no-platforming” of controversial figures on university campuses, Labour backbencher Jo Stevens submitted a written question to the House of Commons asking whether ministers supported the principle of no-platforming “extremist Islamist groups, including Hizb ut Tahrir, the Muslim Public Affairs Committee and far right groups such as the […]
Dear Editor, As the media representative of Hizb ut Tahrir in Britain, I write to you regarding the many false and sloppy aspects of your recent article (22nd January 2018), entitled “Tory Minister backs free speech for extremist group that ‘inspired Jihadi John’”.
Praise is to Allah, Lord of the Worlds. Peace and blessings to Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, to all the members of his family, all his followers and all those who are on the truth until the Day of Judgment.
On 24/11 the media publicized news about the security services in St Petersburg arresting the sister Ala Pispaluf accusing her of organizing women’s cell activities adherent to Hizb ut Tahrir, which in accordance to Russian law is considered an act equal to terrorist acts punishable by imprisonment up to 15 years. The news was not […]
On 11th October 2017 there was a further wave of arrests against Muslims in the Crimea on charges of involvement in Hizb ut-Tahrir party. This time the arrests took place in the city of Bakhchisaray, the former capital of the Crimean Vilayat – the peninsula used to be called so before being annexed by the […]
On Sunday 22nd October 2017, Hizb ut Tahrir Britain held a public event in Birmingham entitled, “Exposing the Plan to Rescue Prevent.” Dr Abdul Wahid spoke about the history of the Prevent policy and how its real aim had very little to do with terrorism, but “whose purpose is to change Islam, not to stop […]
As an introduction to Yahya Nisbet’s new role, here is a short interview giving an insight into various aspects of Hizb ut Tahrir’s work here in Britain. 1) How do you feel about your appointment as media representative of Hizb ut Tahrir in Britain? It is an honour to represent Islam in the West, and […]
Address by Dr. Nazreen Nawaz, Director of the Women’s Section in the Central Media Office of Hizb ut Tahrir (Delivered outside the Bangladesh Embassy, London on 9th September 2017) Dear Brothers and Sisters, As you know, the Rohingya Muslims in the Rakhine state of Myanmar are currently facing a brutal genocide campaign by the murderous […]
On June 19th, media propaganda outlets published an interview with someone they described as a Muslim scholar, Raman Silantiv, about the lies of Islamophobia. He stressed that “Hizb ut Tahrir is undoubtedly a “terrorist” party.” Since the party is not banned in Britain and Ukraine, the governments of these countries can use it for their […]
In light of the last two days of political furor and media hysteria over a speech that was given on March 31, 2017 for the Friday prayer in Masjid Al-Faruq in Copenhagen, and since Hizb ut Tahrir has been mentioned in this context, we in Hizb ut Tahrir / Scandinavia wish to highlight the following […]
In a large staff meeting of the Russian Interior Ministry on 9/3/2017, Vladimir Putin demanded from them to be tough on the war on (extremism and terrorism), adding that there is a need to actively work against those associated with global terrorist organizations. A week did not pass and yet the Interior Ministry in the […]
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, […]
The Security Forces, without drawing the attention of the media, have fabricated a charge (of taking power by force) against a member of Hizb ut Tahrir. The Moscow City Court sentenced a man from Tajikistan, he is Munirkhan Babayev, who was born in 1986, to 9 years, next to the four defendants in this case.
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 […]
On 8th November 2016 IA INTERFAX.RU reported: “FSB officers identified and detained the next participants of Hizb ut-Tahrir St. Petersburg’s cell that is banned and considered a terrorist organization in the territory of the Russian Federation.
On Sunday 6 November 2016, Hizb ut Tahrir Scandinavia held its 12th annual conference with the title: “Bans and Coercion – The Political Course towards Islam in Europe”. When the conference started, the hall was filled with more than 1000 young men and women, Muslims as well as non-Muslims. Outside there were separate demonstrations against […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Today, 12/5/2016, one can read on altinget.dk that parliament now has passed that, we in Hizb ut Tahrir, can no longer rent public halls, something the culture and leisure mayor of Copenhagen, Christian Ebbesen (Danish Peoples Party), has long called for.
On 26 April 2016, the Russian Human Rights Center, Memorial, issued a statement in which it recognized 23 Muslims, arrested in Bashkortostan on charges of affiliation with Hizb ut Tahrir, as political prisoners. Their names are:
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]