Islam Times - Head of the US Special Operations Command General Joseph Votel has described Russia as an “existential threat” to the United States, repeating accusations against Moscow over the Ukraine crisis.
Islam Times - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has slammed the West for its hypocritical approach in the fight against Takfiri terrorists operating in the Arab country.
Islam Times - Clashes have broken out between Israeli police and a group of Palestinian worshipers after the regime’s forces stormed the holy al-Aqsa Mosque compound in the Israeli-occupied Old City of al-Quds (Jerusalem).
Islam Times - The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) has expressed concern about a decision by Washington to remove a ban on arms sales to Manama, which continues crackdown on pro-democracy protests.
Islam Times - Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) has announced that its ceasefire with Ankara has lost all its meaning after Turkey’s warplanes and artillery fire struck their bases in northern Iraq.
Islam Times - An independent non-governmental organization (NGO) says violence against the Palestinian children detained in the occupied West Bank by Israeli forces has risen in the first half of 2015.
Islam Times - President Barack Obama has said that the United States will help Kenya fight against the al-Shabab terrorist group, the al-Qaeda affiliate based in Somalia.
Islam Times - British Prime Minister David Cameron says UK is set to hold a referendum on the country's future membership in the European Union in June 2016, a report says.
Islam Times - Democratic US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says she did not send or receive classified information on her personal email account while she was secretary of state in the administration of President Barack Obama from 2009 to 2013.
Islam Times - A top US special operations commander suggests that the war to eradicate the ISIL Takfiri terrorists may take 50 years.
Islam Times - Bahrain has recalled its ambassador to Iran in protest against Tehran’s support for a pro-democracy movement in the Persian Gulf kingdom.
Islam Times - Republican Party politician Rick Santorum says the nuclear agreement with Iran is the “greatest betrayal” of America’s national security in its history.
Islam Times - Former Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman admits that Israel’s policies on Iran have isolated the Tel Aviv regime.
Islam Times - Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will testify in October before the House Select Committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attack, according to Clinton's presidential campaign.
Islam Times - A senior Hezbollah official says the Lebanese resistance movement will continue lending support to the Syrian government in its battle against Takfiri terrorists.
Islam Times - France has stepped up its weapons sales to Egypt by initiating negotiations on two more corvette warships.
Islam Times - A senior member of the Palestinian Fatah movement has been gunned down in the Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp in southern Lebanon.
Islam Times - Unknown gunmen have opened fire in the Okmeydani district of Istanbul in Turkey, wounding two officers, Turkish media report.
Islam Time - Unidentified gunmen have shot dead a Shia activist in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi, security sources say.
Islam Times - Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of Hezbollah, says the Lebanese resistance movement is proud of being targeted by the US.