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Massacre at Brak al-Shatti May Trigger Larger Civil War
27 May 2017 - 06:49

Massacre at Brak al-Shatti May Trigger Larger Civil War

Islam Times - Egypt, the UN and Arab governments tried to mediate between the two governments in Libya but a massacre at an air base interrupted the process and threatened to intensify the civil war.

 
Pentagon Admits: No Actual Evidence Russia Gave Arms to Taliban
27 May 2017 - 06:47

Pentagon Admits: No Actual Evidence Russia Gave Arms to Taliban

Islam Times - Military intelligence admitted that there is actually no evidence Russia made any (weapon) transfers to the Taliban.

 
Moscow Accuses US of Supporting ISIS in Afghanistan
27 May 2017 - 06:44

Moscow Accuses US of Supporting ISIS in Afghanistan

Islam Times - Russia accused the US and NATO of "covering up their own support for terrorists, primarily ISIS militants" in Afghanistan.

 
US Military Raids in Yemen Escalate as Humanitarian Crisis Worsens
27 May 2017 - 06:41

US Military Raids in Yemen Escalate as Humanitarian Crisis Worsens

Islam Times - Yemen is on the brink of a cholera outbreak and the US continues military operations that frequently result in still more civilian deaths.

 
Iraq Orders Probe into Reported Abuses by Mosul Troops
27 May 2017 - 06:38

Iraq Orders Probe into Reported Abuses by Mosul Troops

Islam Times - Iraq’s Interior Minister ordered a full investigation into alleged abuses by an elite Iraqi police unit participating in the campaign to oust Daesh from Mosul.

 
US Military Failed to Keep Track of $1bn Arms in Iraq
27 May 2017 - 06:36

US Military Failed to Keep Track of $1bn Arms in Iraq

Islam Times - Amnesty International reported that the US military lost track of over $1bn worth of weapons and military equipment sent to Iraq and some of those arms could have ended up in the hands of Daesh terrorists.

 
Syrian Forces Kill More Than 3000 ISIS Terrorists
27 May 2017 - 06:33

Syrian Forces Kill More Than 3000 ISIS Terrorists

Islam Times - Syrian forces took control of Al Jarah Airport and a number of surrounding towns and villages, following intense clashes with Daesh terrorists, during which more than 3000 of them, top emirs including, were killed in the eastern countryside of Aleppo province.

 
Russian Forces Deploy near Syria’s Border with Jordan
27 May 2017 - 06:26

Russian Forces Deploy near Syria’s Border with Jordan

Islam Times - The southeastern al-Tanf border crossing is key to Damascus having a land bridge from Iran and Iraq for critical economic and military support.

 
Independent Journalists Reveal America’s Sinister War in Syria
27 May 2017 - 06:23

Independent Journalists Reveal America’s Sinister War in Syria

Islam Times - Syria is not experiencing a “civil war.” It is being targeted by both proxy and direct military force organized by the US and its allies for the explicit purpose of dividing and destroying yet another Middle Eastern nation.

 
Turkish Ambassador Complains of US Abetting Terrorists
27 May 2017 - 04:13

Turkish Ambassador Complains of US Abetting Terrorists

Islam Times - The Turkish Ambassador to the USA accused the US of establishing a partnership with the terrorist organization after Washington's decision to supply weapons to the Kurds.

 
Armed police officers stand near the Manchester Arena
27 May 2017 - 04:05

Blow-back in Europe

Islam Times - An independent journalist said that terrorist attacks have become “a new norm” for European countries because of “what they do” as part of their foreign policies.

 
Turkish former primary school teacher Semih Ozakca (R) and Turkish academician Nuriye Gulmen wear face masks on the 63rd day of their hunger strike during a demonstration in Ankara, Turkey, May 10, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
25 May 2017 - 06:48

Turkey seeks 20-year terms for hunger-striking teachers

Islam Times - Turkish prosecutors have demanded up to 20 years in prison for two hunger-striking teachers protesting their dismissal in a widespread purge after an abortive coup last year.

 
This US Navy handout photo obtained March 15, 2017 shows the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson as it transits the East China Sea.
25 May 2017 - 06:47

US warship challenges China’s claims in South China Sea

Islam Times - For the first time under new US President Donald Trump, a US Navy warship has sailed close to a disputed South China Sea island controlled by China, a move that will likely exacerbate US-China tensions.

 
Iran’s Quds Force Cmdr. Congratulates New Hamas Chief
25 May 2017 - 06:46

Iran’s Quds Force Cmdr. Congratulates New Hamas Chief

Islam Times - The commander of Iran Islamic Revolution Guards Corps IRGC Major General Qassem Soleimani has congratulated Ismail Haniyeh on his election as new leader of the Political Bureau of the Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas.

 
Americans Wonder why Is Saudi Arabia US’ Friend, Iran Its Foe?
25 May 2017 - 06:44

Americans Wonder why Is Saudi Arabia US’ Friend, Iran Its Foe?

Islam Times - The Los Angeles Times’ readership has questioned Washington’s claims of supporting democracy and social freedoms worldwide, asking why the US opts for amity and economic reciprocity with Saudi Arabia, an absolute monarchy, but antagonizes democratic Iran.

 
Qatari King’s Pro-Iranian Statement False or Authentic?
25 May 2017 - 06:43

Qatari King’s Pro-Iranian Statement False or Authentic?

Islam Times - After Qatari king's remarks,which described Iran as an “Islamic power”, sparked outrage among Persian Gulf Arab states, Doha issued a statement claiming hackers had broken into the website of its state-run news agency and published a fake story quoting Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

 
Erdogan Hitler of Our Country: Turkish NBA player
25 May 2017 - 06:41

Erdogan Hitler of Our Country: Turkish NBA player

Islam Times - The Turkish NBA player Enes Kanter said Monday that he has been getting death threats for his outspoken opposition to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan whom Kanter called "the Hitler of our century".

 
Russian President Orders Quick Development of Super-Heavy Rocket
25 May 2017 - 06:39

Russian President Orders Quick Development of Super-Heavy Rocket

Islam Times - Russian President Vladimir Putin has set a task of accelerating work on a super-heavy rocket, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has said.

 
15 Days on: Saudi Regime Kills Its own People in Awamiyah Amid Intl Silence
25 May 2017 - 06:36

15 Days on: Saudi Regime Kills Its own People in Awamiyah Amid Intl Silence

Islam Times - Saudi security forces continue their siege al-Awamiyah, as intense shelling and gunfire is wreaking havoc on the Shiite-populated town in the eastern province of Qatif

 
Britain Deploys 1,000 Troops After May Warns Terror Attack ‘Imminent’
25 May 2017 - 06:34

Britain Deploys 1,000 Troops After May Warns Terror Attack ‘Imminent’

Islam Times - Britain is deploying troops to guard major London landmarks including the Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, and Parliament after Prime Minister Theresa May warned that another terror attack is “expected imminently.”