Islam Times - Latest News Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:10:13 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:10:13 GMT 60 Russia ‘to expel 23 UK diplomats’ in tit-for-tat move Islam Times - Russia is expelling 23 British diplomats and has threatened further measures amid a growing diplomatic dispute over the alleged poisoning of a former Russian double agent in Britain. ]]> Russia Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:39:05 GMT Russia hints Trump-Kim meeting should not be hindered 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. ]]> US Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:36:52 GMT US senators warn Russia not to sell S-400 to other states 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. ]]> US Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:31:58 GMT Trump asked Saudi king $4bn for Syria goals Islam Times - US President Donald Trump asked Saudi King Salman for $4 billion to spend on advancing Washington’s objectives in Syria, which Riyadh also shares, a report says. ]]> Syria Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:30:51 GMT Syria intercepts Ghouta-bound US, UK arms Islam Times - The Syrian army has intercepted a truckload of weapons, including American and British ones, heading to the militants holed up in Eastern Ghouta amid its operation to liberate the Damascus suburb. ]]> Syria Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:29:36 GMT Knesset agrees on terms of apartheid ‘Israel for Jews’ bill Islam Times - Parties in the Knesset have reached an agreement on the terms of an apartheid bill which would define Israel as exclusively for Jews and makes it easier for the Tel Aviv regime to push ahead with its land grab policies as well as the plans to change the demographics of occupied Jerusalem al-Quds. ]]> Palestine Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:11:40 GMT Iraqi Kurds mark Halabja chemical attack anniversary Islam Times - Iraqi Kurds have staged events marking 30 years since a chemical attack by the former Iraqi dictator, Saddam Hussein, on the town of Halabja. ]]> Iraq Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:10:34 GMT Iran, Russia, Turkey reaffirm commitment to Syria's territorial integrity after talks in Astana Islam Times - Iran, Russia and Turkey, guarantors of the Syria ceasefire, have reaffirmed their strong commitment to the Arab country’s sovereignty and territorial integrity after a tripartite foreign ministerial meeting in Astana, Kazakhstan. ]]> Syria Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:09:35 GMT Turkish shelling, strikes kill 36 in Syrian town of Afrin, UN receiving 'alarming' reports on deaths Islam Times - The Turkish military’s shelling and airstrikes against a hospital and purported positions of the People's Protection Units (YPG) militants in Syria’s northwestern town of Afrin have claimed the lives of over three dozen civilians, Syrian Kurdish forces and a so-called monitoring group say. ]]> Syria Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:08:23 GMT Iran FM warns US against 'painful mistake' of quitting nuclear deal Islam Times - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned the United States against the "painful mistake" of pulling out of the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). ]]> Iran Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:00:59 GMT