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Four security officers have been killed in the Yemen in past 24 hours
23 April 2014 09:25

Four security officers have been killed in the Yemen in past 24 hours

Islam Times - Security sources have confirmed on Tuesday that over the past 24 hours four high ranking security officers have been killed in a string of attacks by armed militants, in what has been perceived as retaliation for the bombing of al-Qaeda position in southern and central Yemen.

Senior Hamas official arrives in Gaza for reconciliation talks
22 April 2014 15:38

Senior Hamas official arrives in Gaza for reconciliation talks

Islam Times - Senior Hamas official Mousa Abu Marzouq arrived in Gaza via the Rafah crossing on Monday, where he was welcomed by a delegation of Hamas and Fatah officials.

East Jerusalem Mufti: Israel Threw Stun Grenades into Al Aqsa
22 April 2014 15:36

East Jerusalem Mufti: Israel Threw Stun Grenades into Al Aqsa

Islam Times - The most senior Islamic cleric in Jerusalem said Sunday that Zionist police hurled stun grenades into al-Aqsa mosque to quell the latest protests.

Turkey: Wiretap Case Filed against Policemen As Unions Defy Taksim Rally Ban
22 April 2014 15:35

Turkey: Wiretap Case Filed against Policemen As Unions Defy Taksim Rally Ban

Islam Times - A criminal case has been filed against nine police officers, including two police chiefs and a retired officer, who have been charged as part of a massive probe into illegal wiretapping, the public prosecutor's office of the southern Turkish province of Adana has said.

US Supreme Court takes up status of Jerusalem
22 April 2014 13:44

US Supreme Court takes up status of Jerusalem

Islam Times - The US Supreme Court Monday decided to hear the case of an American born in Jerusalem, once again taking up the sensitive issue of the status of the contested city.

Putin Amends Law to Grant Citizenship for Russian Speakers in ’Soviet Union’
22 April 2014 10:55

Putin Amends Law to Grant Citizenship for Russian Speakers in ’Soviet Union’

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin approved on Monday legal amendments to make it simpler for Russian speakers in the former Soviet Union to acquire Russian citizenship, the Kremlin said on Monday.

Saudi Arabia: “Prince Saud Al-Faisal to Be Removed from Post as FM”
22 April 2014 10:54

Saudi Arabia: “Prince Saud Al-Faisal to Be Removed from Post as FM”

Islam Times - Saudi Arabia Minister of Foreign Affairs Saud Al-Faisal will be removed from his post, Saudi opposition sources said.

Syrian Army Operations Escalate in Daraa, Aleppo, Homs
22 April 2014 10:53

Syrian Army Operations Escalate in Daraa, Aleppo, Homs

Islam Times - Syrian Army on Monday attacked the armed terrorist groups in several provinces, killing and injuring their members and destroying their military ordnance.

Iran
22 April 2014 10:51

Iran's Supreme Leader: Enemy Trying to Widen Rift among Muslims

Islam Times - Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei warned against the plots hatched by the enemies to create rift among different Muslim sects.

Key militia leader killed in Aleppo
22 April 2014 10:42

Key militia leader killed in Aleppo

Islam Times - According to sources Al Nur ad-Din, a terror militia based in Aleppo, lost one his top commanders when the Syrian army targeted the group’s positions in order to regain control of the region.

What happened in Shabwa, Yemen?
22 April 2014 10:40

What happened in Shabwa, Yemen?

Islam Times - Less than a day after government officials confirmed that a drone hit a vehicle transporting alleged terror militants in al-Baydha, another strike was reported somewhere in between the southern provinces of Abyan and Shabwa, in the Mahfad mountains on Sunday.

Violence in Quetta
22 April 2014 10:33

Violence in Quetta

Islam Times - Three persons were killed when unknown armed attackers opened fire on a car on Munir Mengal Road in Quetta on Monday, media reported.

Israeli forces set up military base in Palestinian home
21 April 2014 14:06

Israeli forces set up military base in Palestinian home

Islam Times - Israeli forces in the Bethlehem district on Sunday set up a military base on the roof of a Palestinian house, a Ma'an reporter said.

PLO delegation to head to Gaza for reconciliation meetings
21 April 2014 14:05

PLO delegation to head to Gaza for reconciliation meetings

Islam Times - A delegation from the PLO will visit the Gaza Strip within the next two days for meetings to discuss reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas, a member of the delegation said.

Israeli Troops Block UN Envoy from Easter Service
21 April 2014 14:04

Israeli Troops Block UN Envoy from Easter Service

Islam Times - The Zionist police refused to let the U.N.'s peace envoy to the Middle East, other diplomats and a crowd of Palestinians pass through a barricade to attend a pre-Easter ritual in the Jerusalem church that is believed to be the burial site of Prophet Jesus, the U.N. official said on Saturday....

Salehi: Iran Converts over 200 Kg of Enriched Uranium
21 April 2014 14:03

Salehi: Iran Converts over 200 Kg of Enriched Uranium

Islam Times - Iran's atomic chief, Ali Akbar Salehi, said on Saturday it had completed watering down and converting more than 200 kilograms (440 lb) of enriched uranium under a deal reached in Geneva last November with world powers over its disputed nuclear program.

Pope Makes Easter Plea for Peace, Underlying Ukraine, Venezuela, Syria
21 April 2014 14:01

Pope Makes Easter Plea for Peace, Underlying Ukraine, Venezuela, Syria

Islam Times - Pope Francis urged the international community to "prevent violence" in Ukraine in his Easter Sunday message after pro-Russian insurgents in the east of the country reported four people killed in a gun battle.

200 Israelis visit Solomon
21 April 2014 11:53

200 Israelis visit Solomon's Pools to celebrate Passover

Islam Times - More than 200 Israeli Jews accompanied by Israeli soldiers visited the historic Solomon's Pools between the southern West Bank villages of al-Khader and Artas south of Bethlehem on Sunday morning, a local spokesman said.

Saudi Arabia Trains Chechens to Operate in Syria
21 April 2014 10:32

Saudi Arabia Trains Chechens to Operate in Syria

Islam Times - Syrian Opposition sources and Western analysts agreed that Saudi Arabia has facilitated the recruitment of more than 1,000 Islamist fighters from Russia’s autonomous Chechnya in preparation for being sent to Syria, the American World Tribune newspaper reported.

Assad Visits Maaloula on Easter Day
21 April 2014 10:27

Assad Visits Maaloula on Easter Day

Islam Times - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad visited the liberated town of Maaloula in Damascus countryside on Easter Day, wishing peace, security and amity to all of the country, state-run SANA news agency repoted.

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