Islam Times - An AP investigation found that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) operates a network of ‘black sites’ in war-torn Yemen where terrorist suspects are abused and tortured and that US personnel were involved in at least some interrogations.
Islam Times - Iran’s missile attack on Daesh (Islamic State) command center in the Syrian city of Dier Ezzor was an obvious demonstration of its exceptional innovative military capability.
Islam Times - Meanwhile, it is argued that unless the US changes tack and starts a large scale attack on Syria with its own army forces, the war on Syria is over.
Islam Times - Of concern is the fact that the Turkish President Erdogan sees the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) as mostly Kurdish allies of the US in Syria also as allies of the terrorist PKK inside his own country.
Islam Times - The fact is that a US Navy F-18 Hornet shot down a Syrian air force jet in an act of war against a nation that Congress had never declared or authorized.
Islam Times - A US military statement claimed that it shot down the Syrian SU-22 in self-defense as it was bombing US-backed forces fighting Daesh in Syria south of Tabqa.
Islam Times - The crisis in relations of Qatar and the Saudi-led Arab bloc has been making headlines on the regional and international media during the past two weeks.
Islam Times - Meanwhile, Iran warned Daesh of more missile strikes after the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) launching missiles from western Iran towards Daesh in Deir Ezzor earlier in retaliation for the twin attacks in Tehran earlier this month.
Islam Times - General David Petraeus, ex-commander of US troops in Afghanistan, admitted that Americans may stay on Afghan soil for a “long-haul” mission that could evolve into several decades of “generational struggle.”
Islam Times - Intense clashes have broken out between the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in the western countryside of Al-Raqqa as the SAA attempted to cross SDF front-lines in order to rescue their fallen pilot but they were turned away by the latter.
Islam Times - The US Senate approved 98-2 a bill that will impose large-scale non-nuclear sanctions on Iran. The legislature was proposed by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on May 25 under "Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017" draft.
Islam Times - ISIS Takfiri group is reportedly training terrorists to hit targets across Europe after facing a string of defeats in Iraq and Syria.
Islam Times - Colonel Gaddafi’s son was freed from captivity in Libya and now wants to ‘bring peace’ to the war-torn country. Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, 44, had been held by rebel militias in eastern Libya since November 2011 when he was caught trying to flee into neighboring Niger after the death of his ...
Islam Times - Earlier, Daesh insurgents attempted to infiltrate the Huwyqah and Rashdiyah districts in goverment-held neighborhoods in Deir Ezzor city, resulting in ferocious firefights between the warring parties in eastern Syria.
Islam Times - The United Arab Emirates' ambassador to the United States wants President Trump to use the U.S. airbase in Qatar as a political tool to press the country's government on supporting extremism.
Islam Times - “Islamic” terrorists are wonderful and cheap instruments for proxy wars. They are fierce fighters and a global resource that can be brought into any conflict. The beauty is that they are totally expendable and they can be used when convenient and killed when not.
Islam Times - Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia needs more international assistance to properly resolve the Syrian crisis in a timely manner, noting that he held talks with the Syrian President Bashar Al Assad on the reforms in the post-war Syria, even before the start of the Russian ...
Islam Times - The American century is rapidly coming to an end. Terrorists are biting their masters’ hands and the vassals are rebelling.
Islam Times - Addressing the Conference of the Russian Committee for Solidarity and Cooperation with the Peoples of Asia and Africa, Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov said that Russia will continue to promote the diplomatic settlement of the political impasse in the Middle East and North Africa....
Islam Times - The United Arab Emirates reportedly backed a military coup to oust Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last year and paid the conspirators three billion dollars, Turkish daily has revealed