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Islam Times - The Syrian President said that Western media deliberately exaggerate the number of people killed in the Syrian conflict to create a “humanitarian pretext” for a possible intervention in the war-torn country.
Islam Times - Bahraini authorities will appear before UN Committee Against Torture (CAT) in Geneva on Friday (April 21, 2017), as part of the Committee's regular review of the Bahraini government's record under the Convention.
Islam Times - In my long experience in Washington, vice presidents did not make major foreign policy announcements or threaten other countries with war. Not even Dick Cheney stole this role from the weak president George W. Bush.
Islam Times - If truth be known, Americans are no more free than were Germans under Gestapo Germany. “Freedom and Democracy America” is the greatest lie in the world.
Islam Times - The other day, I asked a longtime Democratic Party insider who is working on the Russia-gate investigation which country interfered more in U.S. politics, Russia or Israel. Without a moment’s hesitation, he replied, “Israel, of course.”
Islam Times - The "extraordinary" mobilization of bomber aircraft was reportedly acknowledged by China's foreign ministry, giving no further details.
Islam Times - Amid heightened rhetoric of Saudi Arabian and other Arab officials against the Iranian role in the region over the past week, the US Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrived in Riyadh on Wednesday as part of a regional tour that also will see him visiting other countries such as Egypt,...
Islam Times - Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ignited outrage in Iraq after branding Iraq's volunteer forces as “terrorists”.
Islam Times - The Syrian conflict for certain is one of the most complicated global crises in terms of multitude of effective actors, the huge casualties, and the ever-changing military and political equations since the Second World War.
Islam Times - Ammar al-Hakim, the head of Iraq’s biggest parliamentary bloc National Alliance visited Egypt on Tuesday. A delegation of members of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq also accompanied al-Hakim who made the visit in response to an official invitation by the Egyptian officials.
Islam Times - The UN Special Envoy for Syria on Thursday has praised as effective, the Russian-Iranian-Turkish trilateral expert-level meeting, which was held in Iran Tehran.
Islam Times - At the end of the Group of Seven meeting, they expressed their unequivocal support of the Libyan political agreement and its transitional government headed the Government of National Accord (GNA) and called on all armed groups to “desist from actions that would exacerbate internal division ...
Islam Times - The US President said that he would not give the US military a direct role in helping stabilize war-ravaged Libya, rejecting years of pleading by Italy for more assistance in stemming African migrant traffic into Europe.
Islam Times - The US is considering additional measures to support the Saudis in their assault on Yemen. The US already provides intelligence and aerial refueling of combat aircraft to Saudi forces, but is now considering more aggressive support measures.
Islam Times - The UN called on the Saudi coalition intervening in Yemen not to bomb the rebel-held port of Hodeida, a key entry point for aid to the war-torn country.
Islam Times - The US considers resuming sales of precision-guided munitions to Saudi Arabia as part of additional military and intelligence assistance to the kingdom’s bloody intervention in Yemen. However, it wants new commitments in return from Riyadh to minimize civilian casualties there.
Islam Times - Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) continued its operations in the southern city of Daraa and are attacking the remaining Syrian army positions in northern Al-Manshiyeh and nearby areas. It claimed that it had destroyed a tank and heavy rocket launcher in the al-Sajna district north of Al-Manshiyeh....
Islam Times - Syrian forces shot down a Daesh drone that was targeting civilians in eastern Syria. The drone was armed with a NATO-Bulgarian GLV-HEF projectile.
Islam Times - Another FSA source told Al Jazeera that Turkey and the US are still to decide what form the new rebel command will assume and added that pressure is exerted on other rebel factions to join it.
Islam Times - The Russian Foreign Minister said that the attempt of Western countries to derail Russia’s initiative to examine the site of the chemical incident in Idlib province exposes their aim to topple the Syrian government