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US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at a State Department meeting in Washington, DC.
7 Dec 2016 - 11:31

Trump can walk away from Iran nuclear deal: US State Department

Islam Times - The US State Department has said that President-elect Donald Trump will have the power to revoke the nuclear deal reached between Tehran and the P5+1 group of countries.

 
Polling agents carry electoral materials at a village considered a stronghold of Ghanaian presidential candidate Nana Akufo-Addo of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), in Kibi, Ghana, December 7, 2016.
7 Dec 2016 - 11:29

Ghanaians casting ballots in presidential, parliamentary elections

Islam Times - Voters in Ghana are casting their ballots in presidential and parliamentary elections amid an economic downturn in the West African country.

 
Syrian army soldiers take full control over Aleppo’s Old City
7 Dec 2016 - 11:28

Syrian army soldiers take full control over Aleppo’s Old City

Islam Times - Syrian government forces have reportedly liberated the entire neighborhoods in Old City of Aleppo as part of a large-scale military operation to flush foreign-backed Takfiri militants out of the strategic northwestern city.

 
Israel warplanes hit airbase near Damascus: Syria state TV
7 Dec 2016 - 11:22

Israel warplanes hit airbase near Damascus: Syria state TV

Islam Times - Syria’s state television says Israeli military aircraft have targeted an airbase near the capital Damascus.

 
3,000 Militants Lay down Arms in Khan Al-Skeikh, Syria
7 Dec 2016 - 10:50

3,000 Militants Lay down Arms in Khan Al-Skeikh, Syria

Islam Times - Thousands of terrorist and militant forces laid down their arms near the Syrian capital of Damascus, the Russian military sources announced.

 
Israel cancels permits for elderly Gazans traveling to Al-Aqsa for Friday prayers
7 Dec 2016 - 10:17

Israel cancels permits for elderly Gazans traveling to Al-Aqsa for Friday prayers

Islam Times - Israeli authorities Tuesday cancelled weekly permits allowing elderly Gazans to travel to occupied East Jerusalem on Fridays to attend prayers at Al-Aqsa Mosque.

 
Saudi Court Sentences 15 to Death for Spying for Iran
7 Dec 2016 - 10:15

Saudi Court Sentences 15 to Death for Spying for Iran

Islam Times - A Saudi court on Tuesday sentenced 15 people to death for spying for the kingdom's arch-enemy, Iran, Saudi-owned media reported, in a ruling that could further stoke tension between the two rival powers.

 
Israeli Knesset Support Palestinian Land Confiscation Bill, Sparks Intl Blame
7 Dec 2016 - 10:13

Israeli Knesset Support Palestinian Land Confiscation Bill, Sparks Intl Blame

Islam Times - The Israeli law making body (Knesset) initially approves a bill that will legalize confiscation of privately owned Palestinian lands for illegal settlements on Tuesday.

 
Germany to Expel Refugees
7 Dec 2016 - 10:12

Germany to Expel Refugees

Islam Times - German Interior Minister has proposed a controversial plan to expel refugees who enter EU shores and send them back to their countries.

 
Israeli lawmaker Benny Begin
7 Dec 2016 - 07:41

Israel lawmaker suspended for voting against outpost legalization bill

Islam Times - Israel’s ruling Likud coalition has suspended a veteran legislator from activity on a parliamentary committee after he broke ranks and voted against a bill authorizing illegal West Bank settlement outposts built on privately-owned Palestinian land.

 
US President-elect Donald Trump called on the government on Tuesday to cancel an order with Boeing Company for a revamped Air Force One.
7 Dec 2016 - 07:39

'Cancel order!' Trump tweets on Boeing's Air Force One contract

Islam Times - US President-elect Donald Trump has called on the government to cancel an order with Boeing Company for building new Air Force One planes, saying he wants to cut government costs.

 
This photo, taken on March 29, 2010, shows US military guards moving a detainee to an undefined facility inside Camp Delta at the US prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
7 Dec 2016 - 07:38

Obama calls Guantanamo Bay prison ‘waste of money’

Islam Times - US President Barack Obama has expressed disappointment over failure to close the notorious prison of Guantanamo Bay in Cuba during his term in office, saying it was a disgrace and a waste of money.

 
British Prime Minister Theresa May (L) greets Bahrain
7 Dec 2016 - 07:37

British think tank received £25m from Bahrain: Leaked documents

Islam Times - Leaked documents show that a British research institute has been receiving millions of pounds in cash from Bahrain over the past five years, despite the fact that the Al Khalifah regime is under international criticism over its widespread human rights violations.

 
A handout picture provided by the Saudi Royal Palace on December 6, 2016 shows Saudi King Salman (C) meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May (L) on December 6, 2016, in the Bahraini capital Manama.
7 Dec 2016 - 07:35

British premier to talk of Iran nuclear deal in Bahrain

Islam Times - British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to talk to Arab leaders of the (Persian) Gulf Cooperation Council that the nuclear deal between Iran and the world powers, including Britain, is crucial for security in the Middle East.

 
US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter (L) delivers a speech while his Japanese counterpart Tomomi Inada (R) looks on during their joint press conference at the defence ministry in Tokyo on December 7, 2016.
7 Dec 2016 - 07:32

US has enduring interests in Asia-Pacific region: Carter

Islam Times - Defense Secretary Ashton Carter​ says the US has "enduring and important" interests in the Asia-Pacific region amid anxieties over President-elect Donald Trump’s call for the withdrawal of American forces from the region unless Washington’s allies pay more.

 
Indian army soldiers patrol on the Jammu-Srinigar highway, in Jammu, November 30, 2016.
7 Dec 2016 - 07:31

India using indiscriminate force in Kashmir: Rights group

Islam Times - A rights group has accused Indian security forces of using indiscriminate force against protesters in Kashmir, saying the forces have been routinely blocking medical care for injured protesters in the restive region this year.

 
A file photo of women wearing burqas in Germany
7 Dec 2016 - 07:29

Germany's Chancellor Merkel calls for banning Muslim full-face veil

Islam Times - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for banning of the burqa “wherever it is legally possible,” while stressing that German law “takes precedence” over Sharia.

 
US Secretary of State John Kerry answers a question from a journalist prior to a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of a meeting of NATO foreign ministers at the NATO headquarters in Brussels on December 6, 2016.
7 Dec 2016 - 07:07

US not stalling Syria talks with Russia on Aleppo: Kerry

Islam Times - US Secretary of State John Kerry has denied Moscow's charges that Washington has stalled planned talks on terrorists’ withdrawal from the Syrian city of Aleppo in order to get more time for them.

 
US President Barack Obama (right) meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office at the White House, Washington, DC, November 10, 2016.
7 Dec 2016 - 06:59

Trump, his children will make US a ‘banana republic’

Islam Times - US State Department officials are increasingly concerned that President-elect Donald Trump will make America a “banana republic” by allowing his adult children to assume the role of freelance ambassadors, a report says.

 
Aleppo to be liberated in weeks
7 Dec 2016 - 06:17

Aleppo to be liberated in weeks

Islam Times - Syrian army helicopters dropped leaflets on eastern Aleppo urging terrorists to surrender while they can as the military expects to retake the entire city within weeks.