Iraq calls on NATO to pressure Turkey into withdrawing troopsWhite House: Obama can still close GuantanamoBritish aircraft dodged ‘rocket attack’ over Sharm el-Sheikh in August: ReportsSyria al-Nusra urges militants to kill RussiansRepublican candidates vow to repeal conclusion on Iran nuclear program
Enter Your Email to Recieve Newsletter
Show News in Day:  
Iraqi government forces are seen near the Falahat Village west of Fallujah, June 27, 2016.
29 Jun 2016 - 11:44

Iraqi forces repel massive Daesh raid on Fallujah

Islam Times - Iraqi security forces have repelled a massive offensive by members of the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group near a recently-liberated city in the country’s western province of al-Anbar.

Iranians are seen during International Quds Day rallies in the capital, Tehran, in June 2015.
29 Jun 2016 - 11:43

Iranians prepare to hold International Quds Day rallies

Islam Times - Iranians are preparing for International Quds Day rallies to communicate their solidarity with the oppressed Palestinian nation, with state officials and major bodies having issued messages inviting the nation to partake in the events countrywide.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) greets Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) during the
29 Jun 2016 - 10:55

Putin, Erdogan talk on telephone: Kremlin

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin has had a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Reccep Tayyip Erdogan, a Kremlin official says.

Locals Warn of Big Humanitarian Crisis in Foua
29 Jun 2016 - 10:52

Locals Warn of Big Humanitarian Crisis in Foua'a, Kafraya

Islam Times - Local people in the two besieged towns of Foua'a and Kafraya in Idlib province complained of acute shortage of food, water and hygiene, warning of a major humanitarian catastrophe.

‘US ongoing problem – it can’t control its weapons in Mideast’
29 Jun 2016 - 10:51

‘US ongoing problem – it can’t control its weapons in Mideast’

Islam Times - US weapons ending up in the hands of terrorists and current happenings in Washington DC and the Middle East are reminiscent of the Afghan Mujahideen, said international lawyer and former CIA officer Jack Rice.

Bahrain Jails 5 Shiites, Revokes Their Citizenships
29 Jun 2016 - 10:49

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 Opposition Defense Lawyers Quit in Protest
29 Jun 2016 - 10:45

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.

Netanyahu: Sea Blockade on Gaza to Remain after Turkey Deal
29 Jun 2016 - 10:44

Netanyahu: Sea Blockade on Gaza to Remain after Turkey Deal

Islam Times - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday his country's maritime blockade on the Gaza Strip would remain in place following a deal with Turkey to normalize relations.

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova
29 Jun 2016 - 10:37

Russian diplomats harassed by US, not other way around: Moscow

Islam Times - Russia has dismissed the Washington's claims that its diplomats have been harassed by Russian security agents, saying it’s the Russian diplomats who are being pressured by the US.

In this photo, taken on March 22, 2016, Udai Faisal, who is suffering acute malnutrition is fed by his mother Intissar Hezzam at al-Sabeen Maternity and Child Hospital in Sana’a, Yemen.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:36

More Yemeni women delivering stillborns, babies with birth defects: Medics

Islam Times - Yemeni doctors and medical officials have warned about the impact of the Saudi war, saying they have detected a dramatic rise in the number of stillbirths and babies born with congenital defects.

A meeting between UN Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura and members of the Syrian opposition during peace talks at the United Nations in Geneva, April 22, 2016.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:30

Syria opp. threatens to quit peace talks, urges no-fly zone

Islam Times - Syrian opposition groups have threatened to walk away from peace talks with the government, and demanded the establishment of a no-fly zone over the Arab country by foreign countries.

A British flag is seen next to the word "European", during a press conference of British Prime minister on June 28, 2016 in Brussels.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:29

EU may face tsunami of Brexit-like referendums: Study

Islam Times - The European Union may face a “political tsunami” of referendums across the continent as right-wing parties are calling for dozens of in-out votes following Britain’s surprise vote to leave the bloc, a study says.

Entrance to the headquarters of Germany’s spy agency, Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND), in Pullach, Germany.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:28

Germany to tighten surveillance activities of its spy agency

Islam Times - The German cabinet has approved new measures that would tighten controls over the surveillance activities of the country’s intelligence service.

The US, South Korea and Japan launched a joint missile defense exercise in waters off Hawaii on June 28, 2016.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:27

US, South Korea, Japan launch joint missile drill

Islam Times - South Korea, Japan and the United States have held their first joint ballistic missile defense exercise in waters off Hawaii amid rising tensions with North Korea.

A car that exploded outside a mosque in Australia
29 Jun 2016 - 10:25

Australia mosque hit by firebombing, graffiti attack

Islam Times - A firebombing and anti-Islam graffiti attack has happened outside a mosque in the Australian city of Perth while hundreds of worshipers were attending a prayer service inside.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
29 Jun 2016 - 10:24

Turkish opposition lashes out at Erdogan over Israel, Russia developments

Islam Times - The Turkish opposition has harshly criticized President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s recent political maneuvers, including the normalization of ties with Israel.

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond (not pictured) and US Secretary of State John Kerry hold a joint press conference after their meeting at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in central London on June 27, 2016.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:22

Kerry: Brexit might never happen

Islam Times - US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that Brexit might never happen, calling the process of leaving the European Union “complicated.”

Lebanese soldiers patrol the Christian village of al-Qaa, near the country
29 Jun 2016 - 10:16

Lebanese should brace for more terrorist attacks: Security chiefs

Islam Times - Lebanese security chiefs have warned of a heightened terrorist threat in the wake of deadly bombings in a Christian village at the border with crisis-stricken Syria.

French President Francois Hollande addresses a press conference during an EU summit meeting on June 28, 2016 in Brussels.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:15

UK can’t cherry pick EU rules in future relationship: Hollande

Islam Times - The UK will not be able to cherry pick the European Union’s rules in its future relationship with the bloc, French President Francois Hollande says.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the commanders and high-ranking officials of the Iranian Armed Forces in the Iranian capital, Tehran, June 28, 2016.
29 Jun 2016 - 10:13

Iran will never invade another country, will defend itself decisively: Rouhani

Islam Times - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic Republic will never use its military might to invade another country but will decisively defend itself against any potential aggression.