Islam

UN envoy calls for truce in Libyan war for Muslim holiday

Jul 29, 2019

The UN envoy for Libya is calling for a truce between warring parties during the upcoming Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, warning that the ongoing conflict can grow into 'a full-blown civil war' with serious consequences for the country and its neighbors

Indonesia's Widodo tells AP he'll push economy, labor reform

Jul 26, 2019

Indonesia's president is vowing to push sweeping economic reforms, saying he will not have political constraints in his final term in office

3 Sunni Muslims imprisoned for firebombing Australian mosque

Jul 24, 2019

Three Sunni Muslim men have been sentenced to prison terms of 16 and 22 years on convictions including engaging in a terror act by burning down a Shiite mosque in the Australian city of Melbourne three years ago

Trump applauds far-right social media provocateurs

Jul 12, 2019

President Donald Trump is applauding far-right social media provocateurs even as he concedes that some of them are extreme in their views

Nigerian police disperse anti-government protests by Shiites

Jul 11, 2019

Nigerian police fired tear gas Thursday to disperse anti-government demonstrations by Shiite Muslims in the capital, Abuja, and the northwestern city of Kaduna

Turkey seeks 176 officers over links to US-based cleric

Jul 9, 2019

Turkey's state-run news agency says prosecutors have issued warrants for the detention of 176 serving military officers over suspected links to the U.S.-based Muslim cleric who is blamed by Ankara for a failed coup attempt in 2016

The Latest: Trump warns Iran to be careful on nuke issues

Jul 7, 2019

President Donald Trump is issuing a warning to Iran after its announcement that it has increased its uranium enrichment above the limit set by the nuclear deal that Tehran signed with world powers in 2015

Former Guard commander says Iran should seize a UK tanker

Jul 5, 2019

A former leader of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard says the Islamic Republic should consider seizing a British oil tanker in response to authorities detaining an Iranian oil tanker off the coast Gibraltar

The Latest: Trump says Iran still takes threats seriously

Jun 25, 2019

Trump says Iran still takes his threats seriously even after he decided against approving strikes in retaliation for Tehran's downing of a more than $100 million American surveillance drone over the Strait of Hormuz

Saudi coalition says head of Yemen's Islamic State captured

Jun 25, 2019

A Saudi military spokesman says the country's special forces have captured the leader of the Islamic State group's branch in Yemen during a raid on a house that was under surveillance

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