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Zarif: ISIL’s ‘Global Threat’ Won’t Be Eradicated by Aerial Bombardments
18 September 2014 12:39

Zarif: ISIL’s ‘Global Threat’ Won’t Be Eradicated by Aerial Bombardments

Islam Times - Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Wednesday that the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorist group cannot be destroyed by Western bombing attacks.

According to a report published last week by the US Department of Defense, 475 active service members took their own lives just last year.
18 September 2014 11:37

US soldiers are more likely to commit suicide than be killed in combat

Islam Times - The US military suicide rate has stayed roughly the same even as most US troops have withdrawn from Iraq and Afghanistan and combat deaths have fallen, new government data suggests.

Kerry: US campaign against ISIL will last for years
18 September 2014 11:36

Kerry: US campaign against ISIL will last for years

Islam Times - US Secretary of State John Kerry says Washington’s military campaign against ISIL will take years and will stop only when the terrorist group is incapacitated.

NSA shared Americans’ private communications with Israel: Snowden
18 September 2014 11:35

NSA shared Americans’ private communications with Israel: Snowden

Islam Times - Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden has accused the United States of routinely passing private and unedited communications of American citizens to Israel.

File photo shows the wreckage of an Israeli drone which Iran downed in its territory in August 2014.
18 September 2014 11:32

Israeli drone spying on Iran took off from Nakhchivan: Sources

Islam Times - An Israeli spy drone which Iran recently downed on its way to one of the Iranian nuclear site had taken off from an air base in Azerbaijan’s Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, sources say.

President Rouhani slams US-led coalition against ISIL
18 September 2014 11:30

President Rouhani slams US-led coalition against ISIL

Islam Times - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called the US-led coalition against the ISIL terrorists “ridiculous”.

Foreign ground troops in Iraq ‘out of the question
18 September 2014 11:29

Foreign ground troops in Iraq ‘out of the question': Al-Abadi

Islam Times - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has strongly opposed possible deployment of foreign ground troops in his country against the ongoing ISIL militancy.

After the Ceasefire
18 September 2014 11:20

After the Ceasefire

Islam Times - On 26 August a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas was agreed, bringing a fragile end to a war that killed 2150 Palestinians (mostly civilians) and 73 Israelis (mostly soldiers).

Hamas MP calls on members not to participate in Cairo talks
18 September 2014 11:13

Hamas MP calls on members not to participate in Cairo talks

Islam Times - A senior Hamas member of the Palestinian parliament on Wednesday called upon the movement's members not to participate in the next round of indirect ceasefire negotiations with Israel in Cairo.

No change to Gaza blockade since ceasefire
18 September 2014 11:12

No change to Gaza blockade since ceasefire

Islam Times - There have been no changes to restrictions on Gaza's crossings since a ceasefire agreement went into effect at the end of August, a Palestinian official said Wednesday.

Damascus: Turkey Continues Misleading Propaganda against Syria
18 September 2014 11:06

Damascus: Turkey Continues Misleading Propaganda against Syria

Islam Times - An official source at the Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the government of the Justice and Development Party in Turkey is continuing its misleading propaganda campaign against Syria, which includes false allegations about the use of chemical materials, SANA reported.

Obama: US Troops Won’t Launch Land War in Iraq, Saudi to Train Syria Terrorists
18 September 2014 11:05

Obama: US Troops Won’t Launch Land War in Iraq, Saudi to Train Syria Terrorists

Islam Times - US president Barack Obama insisted Wednesday that American troops won't launch a land war in Iraq, after his top general suggested some advisers could join Iraqi forces to fight ISIL.

US: To Arm Terrorists in Syria, Too Many Shiite Soldiers in Iraqi Army
18 September 2014 11:02

US: To Arm Terrorists in Syria, Too Many Shiite Soldiers in Iraqi Army

Islam Times - The Obama administration’s top military commanders acknowledged Tuesday the US is at war with the so-called Islamic State terrorist group and detailed an unclear strategy for fighting the group in Iraq and Syria.

The site where the Garrison Church formerly stood
17 September 2014 14:35

Nazi church to be rebuilt in Germany

Islam Times - Plans to rebuild a church with ties to Hitler and the Nazi party’s origins in Germany have sparked a national row.

US to regret military action in Syria: IRGC chief
17 September 2014 14:34

US to regret military action in Syria: IRGC chief

Islam Times - The chief of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the US and its allies will regret any military operation in Syria.

Extremist Group Claims Sinai Bomb Attack
17 September 2014 14:29

Extremist Group Claims Sinai Bomb Attack

Islam Times - Egypt's deadliest militant group has claimed the killing of six policemen in a roadside bomb in the Sinai Peninsula, where security forces frequently clash with “jihadists”.

US: Iran’s Current Uranium Enrichment Should Be “Acceptable”
17 September 2014 14:28

US: Iran’s Current Uranium Enrichment Should Be “Acceptable”

Islam Times - The United States said on Tuesday that although Iran and the world powers found answers for key answers during nuclear talks, Tehran still has to convince the world that its current ability to enrich uranium is “acceptable.”

Zionist Media: Rocket Fired from Gaza Falls on Israeli Settlement of Eshkol
17 September 2014 14:25

Zionist Media: Rocket Fired from Gaza Falls on Israeli Settlement of Eshkol

Islam Times - Palestinians fired a mortar round into the south of the Zionist entity Tuesday, without causing any casualties, the Israeli army said.

Saudi Judiciary Postpones Concluding Sentence in Sheikh al-Nemr’s Case
17 September 2014 14:24

Saudi Judiciary Postpones Concluding Sentence in Sheikh al-Nemr’s Case

Islam Times - The Saudi court postponed Tuesday the trial of Sheikh Nemr al-Nemr until October 15, and this the second postponement of Sheik al-Nemr's trial within less than a month.

US Strikes ’Jihadists’ near Baghdad for First Time
17 September 2014 14:23

US Strikes ’Jihadists’ near Baghdad for First Time

Islam Times - The United States has bombed militants near Baghdad in support of Iraqi forces, striking close to the capital for the first time in its expanded campaign against ISIL 'jihadists'.

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