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French Prime Minister Manuel Valls (L) and French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve (R)
25 Jul 2016 - 13:19

French PM calls for a deep change in ‘security culture’

Islam Times - Prime Minister Manuel Valls says France needs to overhaul its security culture amid an escalating scandal over the government's handling of a recent deadly attack in Nice.

 
This picture taken on September 3, 2015 shows Chinese military vehicles carrying DF-26 ballistic missiles participating in a military parade at Tiananmen Square in Beijing.
25 Jul 2016 - 13:17

China airs footage of 1st ballistic missile interception test

Islam Times - China has released a footage of its first interception test for mid-course ballistic missile defense system in 2010.

 
Bahraini Shia Muslim cleric Sayed Yassin al-Mosawi
25 Jul 2016 - 13:16

Bahraini regime forces detain 3 Shia clerics

Islam Times - Bahraini regime forces have arrested at least three Shia Muslim clerics as the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown and persecution of the members of the religious community in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.

 
US President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with law enforcement officials in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Washington, DC, July 22, 2016.
25 Jul 2016 - 13:10

Obama attacks ‘unprepared’ Trump over NATO remarks

Islam Times - US President Barack Obama says Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s recent remarks about the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) indicate his “lack of preparedness” on foreign policy.

 
Bundestag Deputy Urges Europe to Impose Sanctions on Turkey
25 Jul 2016 - 11:18

Bundestag Deputy Urges Europe to Impose Sanctions on Turkey

Islam Times - Co-head of Green Party Cem Ozdemir has called on Europe to sanction Turkey over tyranny and cautioned against radical Turkish nationalists in Germany.

 
Iraqi Officers Dismissed After 2003 US Invasion Now Daesh Backbone - Lavrov
25 Jul 2016 - 11:18

Iraqi Officers Dismissed After 2003 US Invasion Now Daesh Backbone - Lavrov

Islam Times - The "backbone" of Daesh terrorist group are former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein's high-ranking officers who were dismissed from the armed forces following the US invasion of the country in 2003, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.

 
US Democratic National Committee Chief to Step Down After Publication
25 Jul 2016 - 11:16

US Democratic National Committee Chief to Step Down After Publication

Islam Times - US Democratic National Committee’s (DNC) chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced her resignation after Wikileaks publications put into question her impartiality in the party’s presidential race, local media reported.

 
Cambodia is a
25 Jul 2016 - 11:16

Cambodia is a 'Geopolitical Chessboard for China, US'

Islam Times - There have been reports about a suspected coup plot against Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen who has ordered a column of tanks to be moved closer to the capital. Sputnik discussed the issue with Vladimir Kolotov, a Moscow-based political scientist.

 
China Warns Japan: Stay Out of the South China Sea
25 Jul 2016 - 11:15

China Warns Japan: Stay Out of the South China Sea

Islam Times - China on Sunday called on Japan to restrain from intervening in the South China Sea issue as it is not directly concerned in the dispute and has no right to accuse other states, considering its “shameful” history.

 
Consequences of Holding Friday Prayers in Diraz: More than 15 Detainees
25 Jul 2016 - 07:51

Consequences of Holding Friday Prayers in Diraz: More than 15 Detainees

Islam Times - Activists said that the Bahraini authorities arrested 6 citizens residing in Diraz a day after it arrested another 9 for attempting to perform the congregational prayer on Friday (July 22, 2016) in the village that has been besieged since last month.

 
ISIS loyalists release photos of Kabul attack suicide bombers
25 Jul 2016 - 07:01

ISIS loyalists release photos of Kabul attack suicide bombers

Islam Times - The loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group have released photographs which purportedly shows the two suicide bombers who attacked a mass demonstration in Kabul.

 
Turkey’s president has signed a decree that allows for the extension of the pre-charge detention period and the closure of institutions linked to Fethullah Gülen, the exiled cleric blamed for masterminding last weekend’s failed military coup.
25 Jul 2016 - 06:55

Erdogan orders closure of 1,000 private schools linked to Gülen

Islam Times - Turkey’s president has signed a decree that allows for the extension of the pre-charge detention period and the closure of institutions linked to Fethullah Gülen, the exiled cleric blamed for masterminding last weekend’s failed military coup.

 
Putin expressed his sympathy and support to the families of those killed and wished the soonest recovery to those injured by extremists.
25 Jul 2016 - 06:54

Russian President offers condolences to Afghanistan over deadly terror act in Kabul

Islam Times - Putin expressed his sympathy and support to the families of those killed and wished the soonest recovery to those injured by extremists.

 
A total of 550,000 UK public sector workers have undergone a counter-terrorism training dubbed Prevent aimed at learning how to spot potential terrorists in the workplace, local media reported.
25 Jul 2016 - 06:54

Over 500,000 UK Public Workers Train to Spot Extremism in Workplace

Islam Times - A total of 550,000 UK public sector workers have undergone a counter-terrorism training dubbed Prevent aimed at learning how to spot potential terrorists in the workplace, local media reported.

 
Israeli municipality presents plan to build 770 settlement housing units near East Jerusalem
25 Jul 2016 - 06:53

Israeli municipality presents plan to build 770 settlement housing units near East Jerusalem

Islam Times - Israel's Jerusalem municipality local planning and construction committee presented the construction plans for 770 settlement housing units, according to Israeli news website Walla.

 
ISIL Fighters Captured while Fleeing Syria’s Manbij Dressed as Women
25 Jul 2016 - 06:52

ISIL Fighters Captured while Fleeing Syria’s Manbij Dressed as Women

Islam Times - ISIL terrorists disguised as women were reportedly caught by opposition forces while attempting to flee Manbij, Syria. It came after the terrorist group was given 48 hours to leave the strategic city, Rt reported.

 
SDF forces fight for Manbij
25 Jul 2016 - 06:50

Clashes Continue in Syria’s Manbij, ISIS Uses Human Shields

Islam Times - The Syrian Democratic Forces seized control of "al-Banawi" neighborhood south of Manbij in Aleppo's northeastern countryside as battles to retake the entire province are intensifying by the day.

 
Huge Inferno Erupts Near NATO Base in Turkey
25 Jul 2016 - 06:49

Huge Inferno Erupts Near NATO Base in Turkey

Islam Times - A massive fire has erupted near a NATO military base in western Turkey, with authorities investigating possible act of sabotage

 
Leader of Nigerian Shiites Goes Blind as Govt. Prevents Doctors from Visiting Him
25 Jul 2016 - 06:49

Leader of Nigerian Shiites Goes Blind as Govt. Prevents Doctors from Visiting Him

Islam Times - Mohammed Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, last living son of the leader of Nigeria’s Islamic Movement, wrote an open letter, expressing deep concerns over his father’s detraining health.

 
24 Jul 2016 - 10:16

Sheikh Zakzaky in protective custody; Islamic Movement in Nigeria demand his release for proper mediation

Islam Times - This week, close relations of Sheikh Ibraheem Yaqoub Zakzaky visited him where the Department of State Services (DSS) claimed he was being held in "protective custody" since the 14th day of December 2016.