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UAE Funded Tony Blair While Working as Middle East Peace Envoy
16 Aug 2017 04:31

UAE Funded Tony Blair While Working as Middle East Peace Envoy

Islam Times - Tony Blair was bankrolled by United Arab Emirates (UAE) while serving as Middle East peace envoy, leaked emails seen by the Sunday Telegraph reveal.

 
Brexit Minister David Davis (L) listens to EU Chief Negotiator in charge of Brexit negotiations Michel Barnier during a press conference in Brussels on July 20, 2017. (AFP photo)
15 Aug 2017 09:36

UK seeking temporary customs union with EU after Brexit

Islam Times - The UK government is seeking an interim trade relationship with the European Union in order to secure the "freest and most frictionless possible trade" with the EU after Britain exits the bloc.

 
British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn (Photo by AFP)
14 Aug 2017 04:58

UK should stay out of US-North Korea war: Jeremy Corbyn

Islam Times - UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has warned the government of Prime Minister Theresa May against taking part in any military action against North Korea, amid a standoff that has put the North on a collision course with the United States.

 
Forest Gate mosque in London (file photo)
13 Aug 2017 03:55

UK police investigate hate mail sent to mosques

Islam Times - British police have conducted an investigation into hate mail and suspicious packages sent to mosques in the United Kingdom and the United States.

 
Anne Marie Waters
12 Aug 2017 06:08

Anti-Islam candidate to stand for UKIP leadership

Islam Times - The ruling body of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) has permitted an anti-Muslim candidate with close links to the far right to stand for its leadership.

 
James Chapman, a former top aide to Brexit Secretary David Davis, is calling for a new centrist political party. (File Photo)
12 Aug 2017 04:12

UK opponents of Brexit seek to form new political party

Islam Times - Opponents of Britain's departure from the European Union have expressed interest in the idea of forming a centrist party aimed at blocking Brexit.

 
Prominent Bahraini human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner Nabeel Rajab (Photo by the Bahrain Center for Human Rights)
8 Aug 2017 04:08

Rights groups urge UK to break silence on top Bahraini activist

Islam Times - At least thirteen rights group have condemned Britain’s awkward silence on the situation of prominent Bahraini human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner Nabeel Rajab, who has been kept behind bars over his criticism of the ruling Al Khalifah regime and the Wahhabi ideology, calling ...

 
The British flag (L) stands next to European Union flag at the European Union Commission headquarter in Brussels, July 17, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
6 Aug 2017 08:42

UK ready to pay EU up to €40 billion for Brexit

Islam Times - The United Kingdom is willing to pay up to 40 billion euros ($47.1 billion) to the European Union as the bloc wants considerable progress on settling Britain’s liabilities before Brexit talks resume, a report says.

 
If Not Prosecuting Blair for Hitlerite Crimes Is Justice, I’m Banana: Galloway
3 Aug 2017 04:01

If Not Prosecuting Blair for Hitlerite Crimes Is Justice, I’m Banana: Galloway

Islam Times - If there really is no law against launching “aggressive war” in England then the law is an ass, leader of British Respect Party said in reaction to the High Court ruling that Tony Blair cannot be prosecuted for taking Britain into the Iraq War.

 
British citizen Mohammed Emwazi, aka
31 Jul 2017 06:15

UK stripped 150 criminals, terrorists of citizenship

Islam Times - The UK has stripped more than 150 criminals and suspected terrorists from their citizenship, out of fear that they would return to Britain after the fall of the Daesh (ISIL) terror group in Iraq and Syria, according to a new report.

 
An AFP file photo of UK Immigration Minister Brandon Lewis (L) and Home Secretary Amber Rudd.
31 Jul 2017 05:56

UK-EU freedom of movement will end in 2019: UK ministers

Islam Times - UK government ministers have said that the free movement of people between Britain and the European Union will end in March 2019.

 
Britain
29 Jul 2017 04:46

Johnson voices support for US missile attack on Syria

Islam Times - British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has thrown his full support behind US President Donald Trump’s order to launch a missile strike on Syria following allegations of a chemical attack in April, hailing the move as a “kinetic” response.

 
Brexit Secretary David Davis (L) and Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek react during a press conference on July 25, 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. (AFP photo)
26 Jul 2017 05:51

UK and EU still disagree on citizens' rights: Brexit secretary

Islam Times - British Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis has said there is a "moral imperative" to reach a quick deal on the rights of EU nationals living in Britain and UK citizens in the bloc.

 
China, Britain: From Feud to Friendship
24 Jul 2017 03:58

China, Britain: From Feud to Friendship

Islam Times - In mid-19th century, China and the then powerful British Empire fought each other in what was later dubbed "opium wars" as the Chinese leaders sought to stop opium from being smuggled into their country.

 
British protesters hold anti-Israel rallies in London
23 Jul 2017 12:49

British protesters hold anti-Israel rallies in London

Islam Times - Hundreds of British people have held a protest in front of the Israeli embassy in London amid rising tensions over Israel’s imposition of restrictive measures at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds.

 
What’s Britain’s Link to Bahrain Torture Prisons?
22 Jul 2017 05:05

What’s Britain’s Link to Bahrain Torture Prisons?

Islam Times - British government contractors have been training Bahraini regime prison guards amid a brutal crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrations in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.

 
Peers take their seats in the House of Lords ahead of the State Opening of Parliament in central London, Britain June 21, 2017. (Photo by Reuters)
19 Jul 2017 07:37

Brexit to pose 'profound' challenges to UK: Lords

Islam Times - Britain’s exit from the European Union will have “profound and unpredictable” consequences for the country, a House of Lords panel has warned.

 
British Prime Minister Theresa May
19 Jul 2017 06:45

9/11 survivors call on May to release Saudi financing extremism report

Islam Times - Survivors of the September 11 attacks have called on British Prime Minister Theresa May to allow the release of a government report highlighting the Saudi role in funding extremism.

 
British Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit Minister) David Davis (Photo by AFP)
18 Jul 2017 12:39

US Brexit minister sparks debate by leaving EU talks early

Islam Times - UK Brexit minister David Davis has come under fire for heading back to his country only hours after beginning the second round of negotiations with the European Union (EU) in Brussels, Belgium.

 
A handout picture provided by the Saudi Royal Palace on April 5, 2017 shows Saudi Arabia
16 Jul 2017 10:43

Britons want UK to release report on Saudi funding of extremism

Islam Times - Britons urge the government of Prime Minister Theresa May to release a report about Saudi Arabia’s funding of extremists operating in the UK, and to stop selling arms to the kingdom.