Islam Times - Latest News Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:15:03 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:15:03 GMT 60 Japan ‘mulls buying complete US F-35As’ rather than assembling aircraft locally Islam Times - Japanese military planners are considering purchasing at least 20 additional F-35A stealth fighters directly from American group Lockheed Martin Corp rather than assembling them locally. ]]> Asia Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:43:44 GMT Netanyahu’s confidante to testify against him in graft probe Islam Times - A longtime confidante of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly reached a deal with police to incriminate his boss during a probe into one of the four corruption cases involving the premier in return for a lighter prison sentence. ]]> Palestine Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:59:20 GMT Canada’s Trudeau tours India amid signs of snub by Modi Islam Times - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met India’s corporate titans on Tuesday as he pursued a tour of the country marred by reports he has been snubbed by political leaders. ]]> Asia Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:25:14 GMT ‘China deploys warships to East Indian Ocean’ amid rivalry with India Islam Times - A Chinese news portal says 11 Chinese warships have entered the East Indian Ocean this month, in what seems to have been a show of strength amid a rivalry in the region with India and a crisis in the Maldives. ]]> China Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:23:21 GMT Western officials complicit in terrorist crimes against civilians: Syria Islam Times - In a letter of complaint to the UN, Syria draws attention to a sharp rise in deadly terror attacks against civilians in Damascus and its suburbs, calling on the world body to take proper measures against the countries that support and fund the terrorists. ]]> Syria Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:21:45 GMT Pence’s secret meeting with N Koreans cancelled at Olympics Islam Times - An official report says US Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to hold a secret meeting with North Korean officials during his visit to South Korea for the Winter Olympics but the North Koreans canceled. ]]> US Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:20:04 GMT UN voices worries of declining humanitarian situation in Gaza Islam Times - The UN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov has slammed the expansion of Israeli settlements on Palestinian territories ]]> Palestine Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:18:32 GMT Russia voices worries over US, NATO denial of Daesh in Afghanistan Islam Times - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has voiced worries over the US and NATO's denial of the presence of Daesh terrorists in Afghanistan. ]]> Afghanistan Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:16:55 GMT Palestine president calls for Middle East 'peace' conference Islam Times - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called for an international conference on a new and wider "peace" process in the Middle East to be convened by the middle of 2018. ]]> Palestine Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:15:10 GMT Turkish authorities issue detention warrant for 346 over links to failed coup Islam Times - Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 346 individuals over suspected links to the so-called Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), which is accused by Ankara of orchestrating a failed military coup in mid-2016 in the Anatolian country. ]]> Turkey Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:12:14 GMT