Islam Times - US presidential candidate and Ohio Governor John Kasich has called on Republican senators in Congress to invoke the “nuclear option” to block attempts by Democratic lawmakers to block a vote against the Iran nuclear agreement.
Islam Times - Yemenis take to the streets in the capital, Sana'a, to slam the relentless and deadly Saudi aggression against their country.
Islam Times - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeks to avoid potential clashes with Russian forces in the Middle East amid reports that Russia may be considering boots on the ground in Syria.
Islam Times - The Palestinian resistance movement of Hamas says it has captured a drone belonging to the Israeli regime in the north of the besieged Gaza Strip, the second such incident in about two months.
Islam Times - Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano has arrived in Tehran to hold talks with senior Iranian officials on the implementation of a roadmap for Iran's civilian nuclear program.
Islam Times - US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has said that he loved Muslims and that he would contemplate using a Muslim in his Cabinet.
Islam Times - At least 50 people have lost their lives in the latest Saudi airstrikes on the northwestern Yemeni province of Sa’ada, bringing to over 100 the number of Yemenis killed in Saudi raids against its southern neighbor in the past 24 hours.
Islam Times - Former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond says that the British government “stands condemned” for failing to act on the current EU refugee crisis.
Islam Times - The United States has again said that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must step down to allow a political settlement.
Islam Times - A newly released photo reportedly shows Palestinian prisoners inside an Israeli jail in the West Bank city of Nablus some 47 years ago.
Islam Times - Iran says Saudi Arabia’s recent targeting of the Omani ambassador’s residence in the Yemeni capital with a military strike shows that Riyadh cannot even tolerate the activities of such a famously peace-loving nation as Oman.
Islam Times - The Yemeni army, with the support of the popular committees, has managed to hit a Saudi military base in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern province of Aseer, taking several soldiers captive.
Islam Times - Local forces in Syria backed by popular defense forces have killed more than 100 al-Qaeda linked terrorists during a series of violent clashes in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, a report says.
Islam Times - Hungary has rejected claims raised by Croatia that the two European Union (EU) member states have reached an agreement on handling the refugee crisis, accusing Zagreb of “lying in the face” of Budapest and the bloc.
Islam Times - The US Central Command has confirmed that only 9 militants trained and armed under the Pentagon’s $500 million program are active in Syria and the rest have either deserted the program or fled the country.
Islam Times - The new Egyptian government has been sworn in, following the resignation of the previous cabinet over a corruption scandal.
Islam Times - Turkish fighter jets have pounded camps of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in northern Iraq, reportedly killing at least 55 militants.
Islam Times - The US Army has deployed an extra 160 troops to a military airbase in Iraq to purportedly push back the Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group which has also captured swathes of land from neighboring Syria.
Islam Times - The Palestinian Authority (PA)’s Premier Rami Hamdallah is denied entry into the al-Aqsa Mosque compound upon an order by the Israeli prime minister.
Islam Times - The Egyptian army has pumped water from the Mediterranean Sea into underground tunnels used by Palestinians to transfer essential supplies to the Israeli-besieged Gaza Strip, witnesses and security officials say.