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|Distribution of muslim population across eastern hemisphere.||10/23/2006||1,655|
|This is the prison that is world-renown for its cruel treatment of its prisoners and the use of torture. This is the prison in which a Muslim man was boiled alive in August 2001:|
According to Human Rights Watch the body of Muzaffar Avazov showed signs of burns on the legs, buttocks, lower back and arms. Sixty to seventy percent of the body was burnt. Doctors who saw the ...
|Tomb of the prophet Mohammed, his daughter, Fatima and the caliph, Omar. Usually visited as part a pilgrimage to Mecca (or hajj). |
Masjid al-Nabawi or Mosque of the Prophet is the second holiest mosque in the Islamic world. The original mosque was built by Muhammad (SAAW). In the middle of the mosque is the shrine of the Prophet Muhammad(SAAW), known as Gumbad-e-Khizra or Dome of the Pro...
|Philip II built the Sant Felip fort at the entrance of the port of Maó after sustained Muslim pirate attacks.||09/09/2005||301|
|This striking golden-domed mosque was designed by Sir Frederick Gibberd. Completed in 1978, the fine building was erected as a place of worship for the increasing numbers of Muslim residents and visitors in the capital. |
|Summit Minar is located in the front of Punjab Assembly building and reminds the Muslim Summit Conference held in 1976 during Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto's regim.||08/17/2006||303|
|On 30th June 2007, two muslim doctors tried to drive their jeep into the main entrance of Glasgow, which had they been successful would resulted in the deaths of Innocent people. One of the terrorists later died from his burns, the second is being detained. Some say that this was an act of treason against fellow citizens, the punishment for this act is death by firing squad as in WWI & WWII||08/12/2007||725|
|The famous Hagia Sofia mosque in Istanbul Turkey. It was built by Constantine the Great in the 6th century, the architects were Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles.|
Hagia Sophia is one of the greatest surviving examples of Byzantine architecture. Its central dome is 31 meters in diameter and 56 meters high. It has been damaged by earthquakes in 558, 563, 989 and 1346.
|The sanctuary or relic of the Islam.
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This is the Great Mosque in the Islamic Holy City of Makkah. Every year thousands of Hajjis (Muslim pilgrims) gather here to worship Allah on the Hajj (pilgrimage). The box in the centre is the Kaaba, a shrine built by Prophet Abraham and his son Ishmael. Although it is white here, every year in January the Ka...||07/29/2005||2,288|
|Guimarães Castle (portuguese: Castelo de Guimarães), located in the city of Guimarães, Portugal, was ordered to be built by Dona Mumadona Dias in the 10th century in order to defend its monastery from Muslim and Norman attacks.|
Count Dom Henrique (to whom the County of Portugal had been granted) chose Guimarães to establish his court.
The fortress, then over a century old. The no...
|Daegu World Cup Soccer Stadium, host to the 2002 World Cup. Info from wikipedia: The 2002 FIFA World Cup, the 17th staging of the World Cup, was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. The two countries were chosen as hosts by FIFA in May 1996. For the first time in its history, the World Cup was organized by two countries. It was also the first World Cup held in Asia, and the fi...||05/10/2007||489|
|Situated on the Shiekh Zayed Road, opposite the Dubai World Trade Centre and exhibition halls, a famous landmark in itself,|
the striking architecture of API World Tower sets the tone of new standards of Corporate accommodation in the middle East.