International Shia Day Celebrated on June 12

June 12th, the anniversary of the massacre of Shia students at Speicher Camp in Iraq in 2015, is marked as the International Shia Day around the world. The day is honored in memory of the sacrifices of all minority groups, with a focus on the rights of Shia Muslims worldwide. Shia Rights Watch organized a rally on this occasion to highlight the oppressions against Shia communities at the hands terrorists and dictatorial regimes around the world.