Islam Times - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has denied reports of selling military supplies to Ukraine despite earlier statements by senior Ukrainian officials confirming an arms deal with the UAE.
Islam Times - US President Barack Obama has once again renewed a controversial surveillance program run by the National Security Agency (NSA).
Islam Times - Australia is weighing a plan to join New Zealand in a training mission in Iraq to help fight against the ISIL Takfiri militants in the war-torn country, Prime Minister Tony Abbott says.
Islam Times - U.S. military combat vehicles paraded Wednesday through an Estonian city that juts into Russia, a symbolic act that highlighted the stakes for both sides amid the worst tensions between the West and Russia since the Cold War.
Islam Times - Cairo welcomes a possible participation of Russian warships in a potential naval blockade of Libya to prevent arm supplies for terrorists, Russian News Agency TASS quoted Foreign Minister Sameh Shokry Friday.
Islam Times - The rebuilding of homes, schools and hospitals in Gaza could take more than a century to complete unless an Israeli blockade restricting imports of construction materials into the Gaza Strip is lifted, aid agency Oxfam said on Thursday.
Islam Times - The United States and Turkey will begin training and equipping thousands of moderate Syrian rebel forces on Sunday as part of a deal the two NATO allies signed last week, an official said.
Islam Times - Russia may respond to a new set of US sanctions with 'painful countermeasures', Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said.
Islam Times - The Nusra Front has declared all-out war against an American-backed Syrian rebel group in the north of the country, accusing it of kidnapping and killing several of its fighters.
Islam Times - Chris Kyle's story is now enshrined in celluloid, taking over $300 million at the box office, but the Islamic Army in Iraq also had its legend, "Juba" – the Baghdad Sniper.
Islam Times - An oil tanker from Iraqi Kurdistan that was blocked for months from unloading in Texas by a Baghdad legal challenge has sailed back to the Mediterranean and delivered its cargo to Israel, according to trading sources and ship-tracking data.
Islam Times - Israel is heading to the next violent eruption with the Palestinians as though it is some sort of natural disaster that can't be avoided.
Islam Times - The announcement this week that the Kiev regime struck a major deal with the United Arab Emirates for military weapons raises strong suspicions that the US-led NATO alliance has found a new backdoor into Ukraine.
Islam Times - The Italian parliament on Friday voted to recognize the state of Palestine, Fatah leader Nabil Shaath said.
Islam Times - Prime Minister David Cameron defended Britain's secret services and vowed to defeat extremists Friday after media reports named Islamic State executioner "Jihadi John" as London graduate Mohammed Emwazi.
Islam Times - Israeli civil administration employees on Friday demolished the "Jerusalem Gate" protest camp for the 10th time, a spokesman told Ma'an.
Islam Times - Turkey does not place a high priority on fighting ISIL and as a result foreign fighters are able to travel through the country into Syria, US intelligence chief James Clapper said on Thursday.
Islam Times - Iraqi Kurdish forces blocked displaced Arabs from returning to their homes in disputed territories that Kurdish regional authorities and Iraq’s central government stake claim, a human rights watchdog said Thursday.
Islam Times - The train-and-equip program for Syrian opposition militants will start on March 1 in Turkey, the Turkish Foreign Ministry confirmed on Friday.
Islam Times - Former Mossad head Meir Dagan sharply criticized Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying that he "senses that the continuation of the Zionist dream is in danger" under Netanyahu's leadership.