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Regime forces attack demonstrators across Bahrain

Bahraini police forces have attacked protesters in several regions across the Persian Gulf kingdom, a few days after large crowds of demonstrators marked the seventh anniversary of their uprising against the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty. (Muslim Times) – The demonstrators on Friday called for the release of political prisoners, and ...

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Turkey seeks 18-year jail for released German-Turkish journalist

A court in Istanbul has agreed on the conditional release of German-Turkish journalist Deniz Yucel, 44, who is pending trial for terror-related charges in Turkey. (News Desk)-   Prosecutres accused Yucel of “making terror propaganda” and “inciting public hatred and hostility”. His indictment, and in turn release on bail, came one year after his ...

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Mass grave of 34 Daesh victims discovered in northern Syria

Syrian government forces have discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of nearly three dozen people executed by members of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group near the country’s northern city of Raqqah. (Web Desk) – A Syrian field commander, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Syria’s official news agency SANA on Friday ...

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Gaza’s only power plant stops working over fuel shortage

The sole electricity plant in the Gaza Strip has stopped working because of a lack of fuel as concerns grow over worsening humanitarian conditions in the besieged Palestinian enclave. (Muslim Times) – Mohammed Thabet, spokesman for Gaza’s energy distribution company, said on Thursday that it was informed by the energy ...

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Turkish President, Saudi King discuss Syria military operations

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has discussed his country’s latest military operations in Syria with Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz. (Muslim Times) -According to the state-run Anadolu news agency on Tuesday, Erdogan told Salman during a phone conversation that Turkey’s ongoing Operation Olive Branch in Syria’s Afrin province will permit citizens who ...

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Saudi cluster bombs continue to endanger Yemeni kids’ lives

 Thousands of innocent children continue to fall victim to Saudi Arabia’s use of cluster bombs in aerial attacks on residential areas across the Yemen, corroborating assertions of violation of international law in the impoverished Arab country. (Web Desk) -Derhim al-Tuheiti was playing in a farming field in an area in Yemen’s western coastal ...

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