Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:20:14 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:20:14 GMT Bahrain 60 Bahrain Jails 5 Shiites, Revokes Their Citizenships Islam Times - Bahrain today jailed five Shiites on charges linked to "terrorism" and revoked their citizenships,the prosecution said, as authorities in the Sunni-ruled Gulf kingdom crack down on the opposition. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 29 Jun 2016 05:19:07 GMT Bahrain Opposition Defense Lawyers Quit in Protest Islam Times - Defense lawyers for Bahrain's main opposition bloc Al-Wefaq withdrew on Tuesday from court proceedings to dissolve it on Tuesday in protest at the government's push to accelerate the process. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 29 Jun 2016 05:15:14 GMT Revoking Bahraini Top Cleric’s Citizenship; How It Illegal According to Int’l Law? Islam Times - A few days ago, the Al Khalifa regime of Bahrain just against the international law and human rights principles stripped the top cleric and leader of Bahrain’s Shiite Muslims Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim of his citizenship. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:42:44 GMT Bahraini regime forcibly deport human rights lawyer Taimoor Karimi Islam Times - On 26 June 2016, the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the Bahraini authorities deported human rights lawyer Taimoor Karimi, a torture survivor whose citizenship was revoked in 2012. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:12:17 GMT Bahraini journalist: Ayatollah Isa Qassim walks on the paths of Imam Khomeini, al-Sadr Islam Times - Speaking to the media, Ibrahim al-Madhoun, a Bahraini journalist and political activist living in Lebanon, stated that Saudi Arabia is the sponsor and the main cause of the current crisis in Bahrain, saying: “By examining the status of Arab and Islamic countries we can clearly see that many regional politicians support terrorist groups like ISIL and the al-Nusrah Front.” ]]> Bahrain Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:11:23 GMT Bahrain: One Week on Protests in Solidarity with Ayatollah Qassem Islam Times - For the seventh day, Bahrainis have been voicing solidarity with leading Shia cleric, Ayatollah Sheikh Issa Qassem, whose nationality was revoked by Al-Khalifa regime. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:10:04 GMT Revocation Of Citizenship: Both Tactic And Strategy Islam Times - In continuation of Manama’s policy of revoking citizenship of its political opponents, the Kingdom of Bahrain announced last Monday, June 20 2016 that it has revoked citizenship of the country’s top Shia cleric, Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:08:00 GMT Nabeel Rajab needs medical treatment to undergo 2 surgeries within days - says Lawyer Islam Times - The well-known human rights defender Nabeel Rajab suffers from several illnesses which are worsening due to the poor prison conditions. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:06:35 GMT British Military Official’s Visit to Bahrain “Green Light” to Oppression Islam Times - The head of Britain's armed forces visited high-ranking security officials in Bahrain in what has been denounced as London’s consent to Manama’s recently-intensified crackdown on the pro-democracy drive across the Persian Gulf Island. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 22 Jun 2016 05:06:30 GMT Supporters Gather for Top Bahrain Cleric, U.N. Protests Citizenship Revocation Islam Times - Dozens of supporters of Ayatollah Isa Qassim, spiritual leader of Bahrain's Shi'ite Muslim majority, gathered at his home on Tuesday to protest the revocation of his citizenship, with some men wearing white shrouds signaling their readiness to die. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 22 Jun 2016 04:04:09 GMT