Islam Times - US Secretary of State John Kerry has welcomed the announcement of a three-day ceasefire due to come into force in the war-torn country on Wednesday midnight.
Islam Times - Israel tortures and humiliates an “overwhelming majority” of the Palestinian children it holds in its jails,...
Islam Times - Greece’s ruling left-wing Syriza Party has called on the government to recognize the state of Palestine. Back ...
Islam Times - A senior United Nations (UN) official has warned that the Israeli blockade on the Gaza Strip and restrictions ...
Islam Times - As Palestinians in the Occupied Territories begin preparations for local elections which are scheduled for ...
Islam Times - The Egyptian police have increased security measures around the Saudi embassy in Cairo amid deteriorating ...
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia and Egypt are headed to separate ways after a brief alliance following sharp differences over ...
Islam Times - Military forces of Russia and Egypt are taking part in joint military drills on Egyptian soil, the first such ...
Islam Times - “Syria stops Saudi Arabia oil supplies to Egypt.” This is a too much of an odd news headline that found its ...
Islam Times - An anti-US protest in front of the American embassy in the Philippines’ capital has turned violent as a police van rammed into people and reportedly injured three.
Islam Times - Rodrigo Duterte, the outspoken President of the Philippines has by now, most likely, joined the concealed, prestigious and permanent hit list of the Empire.
Islam Times - Dozens of Japanese parliament members and a cabinet minister have visited the controversial Yasukuni Shrine to pay tribute to those who died in the service of the empire of Japan in the 19th century.
Islam Times - The Muslims of Myanmar have been dubbed the world’s most persecuted minority in the world, and for good reason.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has executed one of its princes who was convicted of the murder of a young man during a fight on the outskirts of Riyadh.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia’s former ambassador to Iraq, who had been removed from Baghdad at the Iraqi government’s request for meddling in the country’s internal affairs, has been appointed to a senior position in the Saudi Foreign Ministry.
Islam Times - The unorthodox and swift rise of an inexperienced prince in Saudi Arabia has shaken the Saudi monarchy and left an overload of other princes craving for power angry and disgruntled, a report says.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has admitted that it bombed a funeral in the Yemeni capital that killed more than 140 people last week after initially denying it.
Islam Times - The leader of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement says Saudi Arabia is trying to partition Syria in line with Israeli interest.
Islam Times - The Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has hailed efforts by Iran to successfully have the world recognize its right to peaceful nuclear energy.
Islam Times - Since late May 2014 that the presidency term of the President Michel Suleiman expired the Lebanese parliament has failed to hold meetings to choose next president for the country.
Islam Times - Following the July 2006 war, several Israeli research centers circulated reports about a change in the Syrian army’s military doctrine based on Hezbollah’s experience.
Islam Times - The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) says it is in talks with Denmark’s Maersk Group to extract oil from the world’s largest gas field known as South Pars in Iran.
Islam Times - Iran says it is unconcerned about the “interventionist” remarks made by United States officials, a day after Washington sounded concern over the sentencing of dual American-Iranian nationals over spying for Washington.
Islam Times - A senior Iranian military commander has warned that Saudi Arabia and the Israeli regime are hatching plots against the Islamic Republic.
Islam Times - The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Air Force (IRIAF) is to hold massive three-day maneuvers in the central province of Isfahan.
Islam Times - The long-awaited battle for Mosul enters its third day, in a push which has seen the Iraqi army join forces with various military groups in the country, including Shia, Sunni and Kurdish forces, to drive out Daesh terrorists from their last stronghold in Iraq. Mosul ...
Islam Times - Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari has underlined the importance of the ongoing battle to retake the strategic northern city of Mosul from the Daesh Takfir terrorist group, saying that the country is defending the entire world against terrorists.
Islam Times - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has called on the US-led coalition, which is allegedly providing air-support in the battle for Mosul, to stop Daesh terrorists escaping the city and relocating in Syria.
Islam Times - The long-planned, US-directed offensive to recapture the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has begun. On Monday morning, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared on national television: “Today, I declare the start of these ...
Islam Times - When we open the history books, we find them full of accounts of wars between Iran and the Ottoman Empire, a huge empire that stretched from Asia to North Africa and Europe.
Islam Times - In the wake of Turkey's failed coup and normalization of Ankara-Moscow ties after the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg, many experts have expected that Turkey will recalibrate its stances towards Syria ...
Islam Times - Bomb explosions have occurred in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep, killing three people and injuring eight others.
Islam Times - The chief of Europe’s top human rights body says Turkey should observe legal and human rights principles in the prosecution of people suspected of links to a failed July coup attempt in the country.
Islam Times - A senior Pakistani opposition official has urged the international community to solve the Kashmiri conflict. In an interview, Umar Riaz Abbasi, the spokesperson of Dr. Tahirul Qadiri, the leader of Pakistan Awami TehreeK ( PAT), has blasted Indian forces brutality ...
Islam Times - India and Pakistan have again exchanged gun fire across the disputed Kashmir border, Pakistani military authorities say as tensions mount between the neighboring nuclear-armed rivals in south Asia.
Islam Times - Pakistan says it has briefed the presidency of the United Nations Security Council of the escalating tensions with India in an attempt to avert a potential “crisis.”
Islam Times - Islamabad has rejected claims by New Delhi that Indian commandos carried out strikes on "terrorist" targets inside Pakistan-administered Kashmir.
Islam Times - Representatives of the Taliban militant group and a delegation of the Afghan government have reportedly been engaged in secret peace talks since September.
Islam Times - Recently, the Afghan political analyst Sakhidad Hatif has published arguments which are controversial and in accord with Afghanistan's realities on the ground.
Islam Times - A couple of days after signing peace deal between Afghanistan unity government and Hezb-e Islami Gulbuddin led by Gulbuddin Hekmatyar and just before the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan, the Taliban launched assaults on significant Afghan cities and provinces, and ...
Islam Times - Despite presence of over 70 countries and 20 international organizations in Afghanistan, the situation is slipping out of control in this war-torn country.
Islam Times - Russia and the United Nations have emphasized the need for all concerned parties in Yemen to abide by a UN-brokered ceasefire, which is scheduled to take effect as of Thursday.
Islam Times - A 3-day truce is set to begin in war-torn Yemen on Wednesday night, UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed announced.
Islam Times - Pentagon claimed on Sunday—the third time in one week— that its warship Mason was the target of an unsuccessful cruise missile attack off Yemen’s coast, blaming it on the Ansarullah resistance movement.
Islam Times - Yemen’s top governing body has called on the United Nations (UN) and the Security Council to intervene in order to put an end to the atrocious Saudi Arabian war on Yemen.
Islam Times - Special units of the US Armed Forces and Secret Services are trained for “PYSOPs”: psychological operations that the Pentagon defines as «planned operations to use specific information to push emotional and motivational buttons and thus the conduct of the public, organizations ...
Islam Times - Qatar’s emir recently telephoned the Iranian president in what has been interpreted as an attempt by the Persian Gulf State to reduce tensions between the Islamic Republic and Saudi Arabia.
Islam Times - The United States is poised to sell $7 billion worth of Boeing Co fighter jets to Qatar and Kuwait after years of delays, and it may start notifying U.S. lawmakers as early as next week, four U.S.- and Gulf-based sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Islam Times - The local Kuwaiti Al-Rai newspaper reported from White House sources that it is likely that the Congress will reverse its disapproval of the US fighter jet sales to Kuwait, Qatar and Bahrain before President Barack Obama's second term comes to an end on January 17, ...
Islam Times - Hundreds of Jordanians have staged a rally in central Amman in protest at a multi-billion-dollar deal struck last month to import natural gas from Israel.
Islam Times - Thousands of people have staged a demonstration in Jordan to express their resentment over the government’s decision to sign a multi-billion-dollar gas deal with Israel.
Islam Times - Jordan opens its parliamentary elections on Tuesday as the opposition Islamic Action Front (IAF) is rejoining competitions after almost a decade.
Islam Times - King Abdullah II of Jordan made a statement Monday regarding recent Israeli violations at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem, saying that Israeli raids of the Muslim holy compound were “an attempt to impose a new reality, Judaize the identity of ...
Islam Times - China moves to defend Pakistan after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused Islamabad of nurturing terrorists and sponsoring cross-border terrorism.
Islam Times - Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying says the semi-autonomous special administrative region of China should preserve its unity with Beijing amid increasing calls for independence from the mainland.
Islam Times - A top Chinese newspaper has cautioned Washington and Seoul against the planned deployment of an advanced US missile system to the Korean Peninsula, saying the pair will face a “counter attack” for their controversial move.
Islam Times - The Chinese and Russian navies have conducted new joint maritime operations as part of the eight-day exercises that kicked off earlier in the disputed South China Sea.
Islam Times - Two Australian teenagers have been charged with planning a terrorist attack in their home country on behalf of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group.
Islam Times - The Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its interest in the human rights situation in Bahrain and its wish that Bahrain maintain its commitment to achieving concrete political reform based on respect for the legitimate rights and aspirations of all its ...
Islam Times - Two years in the making, John Pilger’s controversial new film Utopia reveals a shocking national secret behind the postcard image of the “lucky country”
Islam Times - Sexual abuse and misconduct against refugee children and women are pervasive at an Australian detention facility.
Islam Times - Although the Saudi King Salman's ascending to the throne and making the decision to launch a military aggression against Yemen cannot be deemed an about-face in the Saudi Arabian foreign policy, to some degree these developments come from the reality that the new generation ...
Islam Times - Nigerian forces open fire at Shia mourners taking part in Ashura processions, killing at least nine people in the cities of Kaduna and Funtua.
Islam Times - Nigeria has issued a warrant for the arrest of the spokesman of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) a few days after banning the group.
Islam Times - Morocco’s Islamic Justice and Development Party (PJD), which has led the Monarchy's coalition government for the past five years, is also emerging on top in legislative elections, interim results show.
Islam Times - Forces loyal to Libya’s UN-backed Government of National Accord continue advancing inside Sirte, as part of a major offensive to liberate the port city from the Daesh terrorists.
Islam Times - Jean-Paul Pougala’s April 14, 2011 piece in Pambazuka News titled “The Lies Behind the West’s War on Libya” describes how Africa first developed its own transcontinental communications system by purchasing a telecommunications satellite on December 26, 2007: the African ...
Islam Times - Western powers have called on forces loyal to Libya’s powerful general, Khalifa Haftar, to leave the oil ports they have seized from the country’s UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA).
Islam Times - Forces loyal to Libya's Government of National Accord said Monday they had seized a new sector near the ISIL Takfiri group's command center in Sirte.
Islam Times - Tunisia has extended for another month a nationwide state of emergency imposed across the North African country following a deadly bomb attack in November last year.
Islam Times - Tunisian Foreign Minister Khamis Al-Jheinawi said on Sunday that his country's representative to the Arab League meeting told the conferees that Tunisia opposes the AL statement regarding Hezbollah.
Islam Times - Tunisia’s president says his country is at war after "unprecedented" attacks by Takfiri militants and ensuing clashes leave at least 53 people dead near the Libyan border.
Islam Times - The leader of En-Nahda Islamic movement in Tunisia Rached Ghannouchi asserted on Saturday that it is impossible to label Hezbollah as a terrorist group because of the his historic achievements in liberating Lebanon and protecting it from the Zionist aggressions.