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File photo of US Attorney General Jeff Sessions (L)
26 Jul 2017 07:11

Sessions urged to stand his ground in fight with Trump

Islam Times - US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is being urged by fellow conservatives to stand his ground as President Donald Trump escalates his assaults on the nation’s top lawyer in an apparent effort to make him resign.

 
US President Donald Trump holds a news conference with Prime Minister of Lebanon Saad Hariri in the Rose Garden at the White House on July 25, 2017 in Washington,DC. (Photo by AFP)
26 Jul 2017 05:59

Trump, Hariri meet in White House, urge fighting against terrorism

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri have met in the White House, discussing a range of issues including the so-called fight against terrorism, Syrian refugees and humanitarian aid.

 
The early morning light begins to appear behind the US Capitol on July 25, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by AFP)
26 Jul 2017 05:54

Senate narrowly votes to move ahead on healthcare, votes down repeal

Islam Times - The US Senate has voted narrowly to begin debate on legislation to repeal Obamacare, but Republican leaders faced their first defeat when they failed to get enough votes on a measure to repeal President Barack Obama’s healthcare law.

 
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions is about to announce the results of the national health care fraud takedown during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, July 13, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
26 Jul 2017 05:50

Sessions allies say Trump using Twitter attacks to force resignation

Islam Times - US Attorney General Jeff Sessions' allies have said that President Donald Trump is carrying out a deliberate public campaign to pressure him to quit, rather than fire him outright, but the country's top lawyer has no intention of resigning.

 
US President Donald Trump gestures during the National Boy Scout Jamboree at Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve in Glen Jean, West Virginia, July 24, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
26 Jul 2017 05:45

US working on 'major trade deal' with UK: Trump

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has praised the ongoing work on a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain while slamming the European Union's trade relationship with the United States.

 
The US House of Representatives in session (file photo)
26 Jul 2017 05:00

US House approves new sanctions against Iran, Russia, N Korea

Islam Times - The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives votes overwhelmingly to impose new sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea.

 
Anthony Scaramucci, named Donald Trump
26 Jul 2017 04:59

Trump’s communications director to ‘fire everybody’ to stop WH leaks

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump’s newly-appointed communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, has threatened to “fire everybody” in the administration if that is what it takes to stop leaks from inside the White House.

 
US Sanctions Hezbollah amid Lebanese Group’s Anti-Terror Offensive
26 Jul 2017 04:53

US Sanctions Hezbollah amid Lebanese Group’s Anti-Terror Offensive

Islam Times - Lebanon's Hezbollah, backed by the Syrian army, launched an operation in northern Lebanese-Syrian borders against the takfiri terrorists on Friday.

 
Syrian Forces Seize US, French Supplied Weapons from Terrorists
26 Jul 2017 04:41

Syrian Forces Seize US, French Supplied Weapons from Terrorists

Islam Times - Syrian security forces on Tuesday confiscated large amounts of weapons and ammunition that were being transported from the Badiya area to al-Nusra Front terrorists in al-Qalamoun al-Gharbi area in Damascus Countryside.

 
US Defense Secretary James Mattis (Photo by AFP)
25 Jul 2017 12:37

Mattis blasts Pentagon for buying camouflage useless in Afghanistan

Islam Times - US Secretary of Defense James Mattis has blasted the Pentagon for wasting millions of dollars on getting the wrong camouflage uniforms for Afghan soldiers.

 
US Republican Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (C) conducts a Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing for ambassadorships, on Capitol Hill, June 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by AFP)
25 Jul 2017 12:31

US House set to approve Russia, Iran, North Korea sanctions bill

Islam Times - The US House of Representatives is voting today to impose new sanctions against Russia and Iran as well as North Korea, potentially complicating President Donald Trump's efforts of improving relations with Moscow.

 
Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) launches from the guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald. (File photo)
25 Jul 2017 12:13

US blames human error for missile test failure

Islam Times - The US military has blamed human error for a botched ballistic missile intercept test in late June, an embarrassing failure amid an ongoing row with North Korea over its missile program.

 
Leaders of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France.
25 Jul 2017 08:38

Germany, Russia, Ukraine, France vow to implement peace plan in Donbass

Islam Times - Leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France have vowed to push ahead with a peace plan to end the deadly conflict in eastern Ukraine, which has been the scene of fighting between Kiev’s troops and pro-Russia forces over the past three years.

 
US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) attends a Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing for ambassadorships, on Capitol Hill, in Washington, DC, June 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
25 Jul 2017 06:05

Cruz denies reports about replacing Sessions as new US attorney general

Islam Times - US Republican Senator Ted Cruz has denied rumors that he is on President Donald Trump’s list of possible replacements for Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

 
US President Donald Trump gestures during the National Boy Scout Jamboree at Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve in Glen Jean, West Virginia, July 24, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
25 Jul 2017 06:04

Trump calls Washington Post 'lobbyist weapon' for Amazon

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump has called The Washington Post a "lobbyist weapon" for Amazon, an American electronic commerce giant which is the largest Internet-based retailer in the world.

 
US President Donald Trump talks to children of alleged "victims of Obamacare" after delivering a statement on healthcare at the White House in Washington on July 24, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
25 Jul 2017 05:55

Will Trump serve entire term as president? A quarter of Americans say ‘Definitely!’

Islam Times - Just a quarter of the US population is sure President Donald Trump will manage to stay in the White House by the end of his term, a new poll shows.

 
Trump won because he ran ‘smarter campaign’: Kushner
25 Jul 2017 05:52

Trump won because he ran ‘smarter campaign’: Kushner

Islam Times - Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner has said President Donald Trump defeated Democratic contender Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election because he ran a "smarter campaign," not due to the alleged Russian interference in the vote.

 
A US Navy EP-3 ARIES signals spy plane
25 Jul 2017 05:00

Armed Chinese Warplanes Intercept Intruding US Spy Plane

Islam Times - Armed Chinese warplanes have intercepted and a US spy plane flying near the eastern coast of China, officials in Washington have confirmed.

 
Iran’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani
25 Jul 2017 04:58

Iran Demands its Citizens Jailed in US Be Released Immediately

Islam Times - Iran's Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani says the United States must immediately release Iranians held in the country’s prisons.

 
South Korea, US: Clash of Alliance, Trade
25 Jul 2017 04:38

South Korea, US: Clash of Alliance, Trade

Islam Times - South Korean President Moon Jae-in has recently called 0n North Korea to end its nuclear program as he set the conditions for starting bilateral negotiations between Seoul and Pyeongyang.