“Mosque” in the news

Example collocations

first mosque
largest mosque
mosque located
mosque was built

Publications and example sentences

Malay Mail
· Officials: Roadside bomb kills nine civilians in southern Afghanistan  
The bombing, which occurred in Kandahar, the birthplace of the Taliban, came a day after a blast in a mosque in Kabul’s fortified Green Zone killed two people including a well-known imam.
· Joy in Gaza as mosques reopen after pandemic closure  
Wearing a black face mask, an imam in Gaza City led the call to prayer as mosques reopened across the Palestinian enclave with health measures in place.
Malay Mail
· Afghans condemn killing of prominent cleric in mosque blast  
KABUL, June 3 — Afghan leaders and ordinary citizens condemned today the killing of a prominent cleric in a bomb attack at a mosque in the heavily fortified diplomatic quarter of the capital, Kabul.
Al Jazeera
· A year later: Sudanese women raped in crackdown seek justice  
By their accounts, the rapes took place in specific locations - a medical complex, a cemetery, and the grounds of Khartoum University's mosque.
Financial Express
· Bus strikes roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan; 9 killed  
On Tuesday night, a bomb exploded inside a mosque in the Afghan capital of Kabul, killing two people, including the mosque’s prayer leader, and wounding eight others.
Al Jazeera
· Coronavirus: Travel restrictions, border shutdowns by country  
Tunisia, which declared 24 cases of the virus, closed mosques, cafes and markets, closed its land borders and suspended international flights on March 16.
Al Jazeera
· Which countries have made wearing face masks compulsory?  
On May 30, Pakistan made it compulsory for people to wear a face mask in crowded public spaces inlcluding mosques, bazaars, shopping malls and public transport.
Malay Mail
· Kelantan, Sabah allow 40 people to perform Friday prayers at mosques  
KOTA BARU, June 3 — The Sultan of Kelantan, Sultan Muhammad V has consented for Friday prayers to be performed at all mosques in the state beginning this Friday (June 5) with a congregation of 40 people.
The China Post
· A year later, Sudanese raped in crackdown wait for justice  
By their accounts, the rapes took place in specific locations — in a medical complex, a cemetery and the grounds of Khartoum University’s mosque.
The Independent
· Trump’s visit today to chapel is ‘baffling and reprehensible’, says Catholic archbishop  
The president has focused on religious voters in recent weeks with an executive order to reopen churches, synagogues and mosques amid the coronavirus lock-downs, and Tuesday's visit coincides with the anniversary of Pope John Paul II's visit in 1979 to his native Poland.