Trump asked Saudi king $4bn for Syria goals
Syria intercepts Ghouta-bound US, UK arms
Iran, Russia, Turkey reaffirm commitment to Syria's territorial integrity after talks in Astana
Turkish shelling, strikes kill 36 in Syrian town of Afrin, UN receiving 'alarming' reports on deaths
Syrian army retakes 70 percent of Eastern Ghouta
Russian FM: US threat to hit Damascus 'unacceptable'
Assad vows to confront West schemes against Syria unity
Turkish hopes to fully seize Syria’s Afrin region daydream: YPG spox
Airstrike takes out militant commanders in Syria
Syrian army finds militants’ chemical weapons workshop in Eastern Ghouta
Russian military to respond if US strikes Syria: Senior general
US military threat mean to provoke terrorists to launch chemical attack: Syria
France ready to strike chemical arms sites in Syria: Macron
Washington will act unilaterally on Syria: US envoy to UN
Islam Times - What do we make of Trump’s national security speech? First of all, it is the military/security complex’s speech, and it is inconsistent with Trump’s intention of normalizing ...
Islam Times - Several months after speculations about when exactly the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will resign, the country was surprised to see him fired on Tuesday. Tillerson's ouster happened not according to the formal process; rather the American president announced firing his Secretary ...
Islam Times - For some time, the US and Saudi Arabia have been engaged in serious talks to build a nuclear reactor for the Arab kingdom. Riyadh has an ambitious plan to build 16 reactors by 2030 that will cost $100 billion.
Islam Times - One of the major challenges the world is dealing with in the third millennium is increasing military spending amid rising global poverty.
Islam Times - Russia says calls by US administration officials that North Korea take certain actions before a meeting is held between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are meant to torpedo that summit.
Islam Times - A group of lawmakers in the US Senate have warned Russia that the sale of advanced Russian weaponry, particularly the S-400 surface-to-air missile defense systems, to foreign countries would lead to new sanctions against Moscow.
Islam Times - President Donald Trump has signed a new travel bill, allowing senior US officials to go to Taiwan to meet Taiwanese counterparts and vice versa, a move that has angered China, which regards Taiwan as a wayward province.
Islam Times - US Justice Department’s Special Counsel Robert Mueller has issued a subpoena for the Trump Organization to turn over Russia-related documents, a new report says, a move that suggests the investigation is inching closer to the US president.
Islam Times - US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has sacked Andrew McCabe, the FBI's former No. 2 official who played a leading role in the agency's investigations of Hillary Clinton and Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 US election.
Islam Times - The United States may take a harder line toward the Iran nuclear agreement after President Donald Trump replaced Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA director Mike Pompeo, an Iran hawk who fiercely opposed the 2015 pact, US experts and officials say.
Islam Times - An Iranian deputy foreign minister says the sacking of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson shows Washington is set on pulling out of the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
Islam Times - Russia says relations with the United States could not get any worse, following US President Donald Trump’s dismissal of his secretary of state, who in a previous, personal capacity had good ties with Moscow.
Islam Times - US Senator John McCain has condemned President Donald Trump’s decision to nominate Gina Haspel to lead the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), saying she was involved in “one of darkest chapters in American history.”
Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has extended sanctions against Iran for another year, claiming that the Islamic Republic continues to pose “an unusual and extraordinary” threat to America.
Islam Times - A senior Pentagon official has expressed support for the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries, saying that the agreement is still in the best interests of the United States despite US President Donald Trump's threats of withdrawing from it.
Islam Times - The replacement of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo by President Donald Trump is a “very negative development” that will further endanger the Iran nuclear deal,” says a former US foreign policy adviser and diplomat.
Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has called on Moscow to provide “unambiguous answers” about the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in England.
Islam Times - One of the most senior officials at the US State Department has been fired after his remarks on the sacking of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appeared to contradict the version of events provided by the White House.
Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson after a series of public rifts over issues including Iran, Russia and North Korea, replacing his top diplomat with CIA Director and former congressman Mike Pompeo.
Islam Times - US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has arrived in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, on an unannounced visit.
Islam Times - US President Donald Trump will make no concession to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un during their upcoming meeting because Washington has put Pyongyang in a weak position, CIA Director Mike Pompeo says.