International

“Family Planning” is West’s hostile policy against Mus...

( Iran )

Tehran:The population degeneration policy of the West has today troubled them and they are struggling with the aftermath of applying it. Now they want Muslim countries to be deprived of large populations, dynamic youth and efficient human resources. Why is it important to have a larger population? “The Population Wave” is an important resource and capacity that some people are opposed to. Some individuals ask, “Why should the country have such a large population?” Or, “Why...

Saudi preacher along with three sons arrested after releasin...

( Saudi Arab )

Riyadh:Saudi authorities arrested prominent preacher Safar al-Hawali on Thursday, just days after he published a book challenging the kingdom’s foreign policy. The book, titled Muslims and Western Civilisation, criticised Saudi Arabia’s rapprochement with the US, the UAE and President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi’s Egypt.Three of Hawali’s sons – Abdul Rahman, Abdullah and Ibrahim – were also detained. Abdul Rahman and Abdullah were reportedly taken into custody while attending...

“Islam, religion of moderation and harmony:Iranian Sunni c...

( Iran )

Tehran:Prominent Iranian Sunni cleric called Islam as a religion against extremism stressing that moderation should be set as the basis for Muslims behaviors. Iranian Sunni prayer leaders from Kermanshah Province highlighted importance of solidarity to foil hostile intrigues stressing the pacifist views of Islam amid widespread Islamophobia in the world. Mamusta Molla Mohamad Mohamadi, Sunni prayer leader of Shafei’ Mosque in Kermanshah, in his Friday sermon denounced those who spread immorality...

Saudis committing war crimes in Yemen: Ansarullah...

( Yemen )

Sana:Saudi troops are committing war crimes such as “raping women” and destroying international aid supplies, says the leader of Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement. “We will face all of the incursions on the ground. Our determination will never be dented,” Abdul-Malik Badreddin al-Houthi was quoted by al-Masirah on Wednesday. He added that the kingdom and its allies were exploiting political problems in Yemen in order to occupy the war-torn country’s south. Houthi noted...

Saudi’s attack on Yemen’s port of Hudaydah may k...

( Yemen )

Geneva:The United Nations humanitarian coordinator in Yemen has warned that a military assault on the vital Yemeni port city of Hudaydah by the Saudi regime and its coalition partners may kill 250,000 people. “A military attack or siege on Hudaydah will impact hundreds of thousands of innocent civilians,” said Lise Grande in a statement released on Friday, pointing to Saudi Arabia’s long-standing threat to launch an attack on Yemen’s only entry gate for much needed basic supplies and humanitarian...

More than 920,000 displaced across Syria over past four mont...

( Syria )

Geneva:The United Nations says more than 920,000 people have been displaced inside Syria during the first four months of 2018, the highest level since foreign-backed militancy began in the Arab country seven years ago. Panos Moumtzis, the UN regional humanitarian coordinator for Syria, told reporters in the Swiss city of Geneva on Sunday that Syria continued to witness massive displacements of people over the past few months. “We are seeing a massive displacement inside Syria … From January...

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah to Israelis: Return to your homeland...

( Lebanon )

Beirut:Islamic Resistance Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah on Friday called on the Israelis to return back to their homelands, adding that if they insist on occupying Palestine, a great war will erupt and liberate all the occupied Palestinian territories. Delivering a speech during the crowded ceremony held by Hezbollah in the Lebanese southern town of Maroun al-Ras on Al-Quds International Day, Sayyed Nasrallah stressed that Hezbollah has a clear-cut belied that Palestine will...

Argentina calls off soccer friendly against Israel under pre...

( Argentina )

Buenos:Under pressure from pro-Palestine campaigners, Argentina has canceled a controversial World Cup warm-up match against Israel in the occupied Jerusalem al-Quds amid an international outcry over the regime’s crimes against Palestinians. A senior source at Argentina’s Football Federation, who was speaking on condition of anonymity, told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the game had been called off. In an interview with the ESPN sports channel, Argentinean striker Gonzalo Higuain confirmed...

Trump nominates new commander for Afghan war...

( US )

Washington:US President Donald Trump has officially appointed Lieutenant General Austin Scott Miller as commander of the US-led occupying forces in Afghanistan. The announcement was made in a press release by the US Defense Department on Tuesday. “Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis has announced that the president has made the following nomination … Army Lt. Gen. Austin S. Miller for appointment to the grade of general, and assignment as commander, Resolute Support Mission, North Atlantic...

Sheikh Zakzaky a prisoner of faith and Truth:Former Aide of ...

( Nigeria )

Abuja:A former President Buhari right-hand man, Buba Galadima has described Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky as a prisoner of faith. He was speaking in a television program “Focus Nigeria: Matters Arising” on AIT on the question of political detainees and the flagrant disrespect to the rule of law by his former political ally. Commenting the detention of high profile detainees against court orders, Buba Galadima said, El-Zakzaky is being detained “for not practising the kind of Islam that those in authority…want.”...