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A file photo of Australian Special Forces in Afghanistan
2 Sep 2017 11:46

Australia investigates alleged war crimes by soldiers in Afghanistan

Islam Times - Australia’s military watchdog has launched a probe into reports of possible war crimes committed by Australian soldiers in Afghanistan over the past years.

 
Australia Joins US Trading Threats with North Korea
23 Aug 2017 05:26

Australia Joins US Trading Threats with North Korea

Islam Times - North Korea rebuked Australia for sending troops to join the US and South Korea war games painting it as a “suicidal act.”

 
The handout photo, released by the New South Wales Police on December 10, 2015, shows a man (C) being taken into custody during a counter-terrorism operation in Sydney, Australia. (Via AFP)
20 Aug 2017 08:06

Australia charges 3 over attacks on Shia mosque

Islam Times - Police in Australia have charged three men with terrorism over two “Daesh-inspired” arson attacks against a Shia Muslim mosque in Melbourne last year.

 
Police speak to passersby as they man a check point in the inner Sydney suburb of Surry Hills on July 29, 2017. (Photos by AFP)
30 Jul 2017 07:56

Australia foils ‘terror plot’ aimed at downing plane

Islam Times - Australia has thwarted a Takfiri-inspired “terrorist plot” aimed at downing an aircraft with explosives.

 
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (photo by AFP)
19 Jul 2017 07:04

Australia demands answers on US police killing of national

Islam Times - Australia has demanded explanation from the United States on the fatal shooting of an Australian national by a police officer in the American city of Minneapolis over the weekend.

 
A file photo of Australian special forces (by Reuters)
12 Jul 2017 10:38

‘Australia probing forces for unlawful killing of Afghans’

Islam Times - Australian Special Forces are under a secret defense investigation for the unlawful killing of Afghan civilians, according to leaked documents, which provide new details of deadly incidents in southern Afghanistan.

 
An Anti-Islam Protest in Australia
11 Jul 2017 06:18

Hijab Wearing Women Main Target of Islamophobia in Australia

Islam Times - Muslim women in Australia are bearing the brunt of Islamophobia as they are often targeted in public with their children, new research suggests.

 
Australia Spying on China
1 Jul 2017 05:40

Australia Spying on China

Islam Times - Australia spies on China and steals its technology, a Chinese state-run newspaper on Thursday.

 
This US Navy photo shows an F/A-18E Super Hornet launching from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower on October 20, 2016. (Via AFP)
22 Jun 2017 07:11

Australia resumes aerial missions over Syria

Islam Times - Australia has resumed aerial missions over Syria two days after it suspended them amid rising tensions between a US-led coalition and the Russian military in the Arab country.

 
This US Air Force handout photo, taken on August 9, 2015, shows F-16 Fighting Falcons sitting on the tarmac at the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, where they are deployed to support coalition operations in Syria and Iraq. (Via AFP)
21 Jun 2017 05:35

Australia suspends operations in US-led coalition in Syria after Syrian jet hit

Islam Times - Australia has suspended its cooperation with a United States-led coalition in Syria out of apparent concern that the US’s recent downing of a Syrian fighter jet may escalate the situation in the Arab country to its disadvantage.

 
Indigenous Australian Women Face Imprisonment, Discrimination
16 May 2017 09:33

Indigenous Australian Women Face Imprisonment, Discrimination

Islam Times - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women are the fastest growing prison population in Australia and continue to face discrimination in their indigenous land.

 
HRW Warns Australia to Halt Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia amid Concerns over Yemen War
20 Apr 2017 08:05

HRW Warns Australia to Halt Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia amid Concerns over Yemen War

Islam Times - Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged on Tuesday Australia to immediately end military sales to Saudi Arabia as the regime's aggression on neighboring Yemen has killed thousands of civilians.

 
Australian Defense Minister Marise Payne (L) meets with her Japanese counterpart Tomomi Inada ahead of a 2+2 meeting with foreign ministers of the two countries, at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo, Japan, April 19, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
20 Apr 2017 06:55

Japan, Australia agree to enhance defense ties amid North Korea tensions

Islam Times - Japan and Australia have agreed to enhance bilateral defense cooperation amid tensions with North Korea.

 
Australian Veterans’ Affairs Minister Dan Tehan
6 Apr 2017 08:11

Australia warns of terror threat in Turkey

Islam Times - Australia Thursday warned terrorists could target Anzac Day commemorations on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey this month, and urged travelers to avoid Ankara and Istanbul.

 
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop (photo by AFP)
27 Mar 2017 08:59

Australia bracing for Daesh ‘at its doorstep’

Islam Times - Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has warned that the Daesh terrorist group could establish a stronghold in the southern Philippines, the nearest territory to mainland Australia to likely become a hotbed of terrorist activities.

 
Australians Protest Israeli PM Visit over Aggression on Palestinians
22 Feb 2017 09:39

Australians Protest Israeli PM Visit over Aggression on Palestinians

Islam Times - Prominent Australian scholars and politicians have protested a planned visit by the Israeli regime's prime minister to their country.

 
Australians against supporting Israel’s apartheid
20 Feb 2017 05:04

Australians against supporting Israel’s apartheid

Islam Times - Sixty prominent Australian figures have signed a statement voicing strong opposition to an upcoming visit by the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the country. The statement slammed Netanyahu’s policies toward Palestinians as “provocative, intimidating and oppressive.”

 
New South Wales Police Commissioner Catherine Burn (R) and Australian Federal Police Deputy Commissioner Michael Phelan address the media after two 16-year-old boys were charged with terror-related offenses in Sydney on October 13, 2016.
13 Oct 2016 06:09

Australia charges two teenagers with planning attack

Islam Times - Two Australian teenagers have been charged with planning a terrorist attack in their home country on behalf of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group.

 
Australian Air Force
19 Sep 2016 12:12

Australia Confirms Participation in Attack on Syrian Army

Islam Times - The Australian warplanes were part of the attack on Syrian army that left 80 soldiers dead in Deir Ezzor, the country confirmed on Sunday.

 
Australia Urges Bahrain to Commit to Int’l Obligations to Achieve Political Reform
7 Sep 2016 03:55

Australia Urges Bahrain to Commit to Int’l Obligations to Achieve Political Reform

Islam Times - The Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its interest in the human rights situation in Bahrain and its wish that Bahrain maintain its commitment to achieving concrete political reform based on respect for the legitimate rights and aspirations of all its citizens.