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This video grab released by the UK Ministry of Defense shows a Russian Tu-160 bomber flying near British airspace over the North Sea.
16 Jan 2018 10:40

UK Royal Air Force scrambles jets to intercept Russian bombers

Islam Times - The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) has scrambled two fighter jets to intercept a pair of Russian strategic bombers approaching Britain’s airspace, the British Ministry of Defense (MoD) claims.

 
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov gives his annual press conference in Moscow on January 15, 2018. (Photo by AFP)
16 Jan 2018 05:05

Moscow will not back US attempt to change Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov

Islam Times - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has stressed that Moscow will not back US attempts to change the 2015 nuclear deal struck between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries.

 
Russian S-400 Triumph medium-range and long-range surface-to-air missile systems ride through Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia, on May 9, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
14 Jan 2018 09:26

Russia deploys new S-400 missile division to Crimea

Islam Times - Moscow has deployed a new regiment of its advanced S-400 air defense missile system to Crimea amid simmering tensions with Kiev over the security situation in the Black Sea Peninsula.

 
The Trump administration is seeking new nuclear weapons to counter Russia. (File photo)
14 Jan 2018 04:49

Trump's nuclear strategy seeks new weapons to 'deter' Russia

Islam Times - US President Donald Trump’s administration intends to develop new nuclear firepower that it says will make it easier to deter Russian threats to its European allies, further claiming that it aims to make nuclear conflict less likely.

 
Another Step Toward Armageddon
14 Jan 2018 04:12

Another Step Toward Armageddon

Islam Times - The US military/security complex has taken another step toward Armageddon. The Pentagon has prepared a nuclear posture review (NPR) that gives the OK to development of smaller “useable” nuclear weapons and permits their use in response to a non-nuclear attack.

 
Kremlin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov
9 Jan 2018 11:34

Russian troops remaining in Syria can fight terror attacks on bases: Kremlin

Islam Times - Moscow says the number of Russian troops remaining in Syria following the collapse of Daesh is sufficient for defending its bases against any possible militant attack.

 
A general view shows Russian fighter jets on the tarmac at the Hmeimim military base in Latakia province, in the northwest of Syria, on February 16, 2016. (Photo by AFP)
9 Jan 2018 05:16

Russian military repels attack by militant drones in Syria: Moscow

Islam Times - Russia says its troops have successfully repelled multiple drone attacks launched by militants on its naval and air bases in Syria.

 
Aina Gamzatova submit her bid for Russia’s 2018 presidential elections
4 Jan 2018 04:00

Female Muslim Journalist Submits Bid for Russia’s Presidential Run

Islam Times - Aina Gamzatova, a prominent Muslim journalist, submit her bid for Russia's 2018 presidential elections.

 
A picture taken from a helicopter during a press tour provided by the Russian Armed Forces on September 15, 2017 shows a Russian Mi-24 attack helicopter flying in the eastern Syrian province of Dayr al-Zawr. (Via AFP)
3 Jan 2018 11:24

Russia confirms copter crash in Syria, cites technical fault

Islam Times - Russia has confirmed that a Russian military helicopter earlier crashed in northwestern Syria, killing two pilots and injuring a technician.

 
This photo shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) shaking hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin during an official welcoming ceremony in Ankara, Dec. 11, 2017. (Via AFP)
31 Dec 2017 12:11

Putin hails normalization of ties in letter to Erdogan

Islam Times - Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has written to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the occasion of the New Year, lauding normalization of bilateral ties over the past year.

 
Russia
31 Dec 2017 09:12

Russia, US cooperation good for global security: Putin

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for "pragmatic cooperation" with Washington in his New Year wishes to US President Donald Trump.

 
A police officer cordons off the site of a blast in a supermarket in Saint Petersburg, Russia, December 27, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
31 Dec 2017 06:33

Russia’s security agency detains St. Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect

Islam Times - Russia's main domestic security agency says it has arrested an individual suspected of organizing and carrying out a bombing that injured 13 people in a Saint Petersburg supermarket this week.

 
This file image shows Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) shaking hands with his Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during a meeting in the Russian resort city of Sochi on November 20, 2017. (By AFP)
30 Dec 2017 13:15

Putin says Russia will continue to defend Syria

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin says Moscow will continue to assist Syria in protecting the Arab country’s sovereignty.

 
Firefighters stand outside a supermarket after a blast in Saint Petersburg on December 27, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
30 Dec 2017 10:00

Daesh terror group claims Russia’s St. Petersburg supermarket bombing

Islam Times - The Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for an exposition that hit a supermarket in the Russian city of Saint Petersburg and left several people injured.

 
Putin Foresaw Death of US Global Power
30 Dec 2017 07:40

Putin Foresaw Death of US Global Power

Islam Times - Like a good wine, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s famous speech delivered in Munich 10 years ago regarding global security has been rewarded with time. A decade on, the many facets contained in that address have only become all the more enhanced and tangible.

 
Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with top officials from the Federation Council and the State Duma at the Kremlin in Moscow on December 25, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
30 Dec 2017 05:15

Russia’s president signs law toughening terrorist recruitment sentences

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin has officially approved a bill toughening punishment for the recruitment of terrorists amid fears of the return of defeated Takfiri militants from Syria.

 
Russia has thwarted US hegemonic plans in the Middle East
28 Dec 2017 06:56

Russia has thwarted US hegemonic plans in the Middle East

Islam Times - Russia has been able to derail the plans of the US in the Middle East by supporting the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and fight back the Daesh terrorist group, also known as ISIL or ISIS, an American political activist in Maryland says.

 
At least 10 hurt in St. Petersburg mall blast, police suspect mass homicide
28 Dec 2017 06:13

At least 10 hurt in St. Petersburg mall blast, police suspect mass homicide

Islam Times - At least 10 people have been injured and dozens more evacuated after an explosion in a busy supermarket in St. Petersburg, Russian police say.

 
This file photo shows military specialists walking past a Russian Topol intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) at the exposition field in Kubinka Patriot Park, outside Moscow, on August 22, 2017. (By AFP)
27 Dec 2017 11:46

Russia ‘tests new intercontinental ballistic missile’

Islam Times - Russia says it has successfully test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

 
Russian warship escorted away from UK territorial waters
26 Dec 2017 07:12

Russian warship escorted away from UK territorial waters

Islam Times - A Russian warship has been escorted away from UK territorial waters by the British navy, says the UK's Defense Ministry.