International

Report:Iranian Nuclear Scientist Assassinated Near Tehran...

( Iran )

Tehran| WTNS | Nov 27:Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was assassinated near Tehran on Friday. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a scientist involved in Iran’s nuclear industry, was assassinated by unknown attackers near Tehran on Friday, according to Wilayat Times News Service dispatches. Raja News also said in a report that the top scientist has been assassinated in Absard county near Damavand, 60 km east of Tehran. Fakhrizadeh was reportedly the only Iranian scientist that Israeli Prime Minister...

Israeli PM flew to Saudi Arabia to hold secret meeting with ...

( Saudi Arabia )

Riyadh | WTNS | Nov 23:Benjamin Netanyahu has made an unannounced trip to Saudi Arabia to meet the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, and the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, according to an Israeli cabinet member. The Sunday night visit marks the first reported meeting between leaders of the long-time foes, one that Israel has been pushing for in its efforts for regional acceptance despite previously being considered a far-fetched ambition. Hebrew-language reports, citing unnamed Israeli...

Saudi warplanes bombard residential areas in Yemen...

( Yemen )

Sanna | WTNS | Nov 07:Saudi fighter jets have launched a series of airstrikes against residential areas in Yemen’s Ma’rib and al-Jawf provinces. The al-Masirah television network reported that the warplanes fired five missiles at Ma’rib’s Medghal district on Friday. The Saudi bomber jets also dropped a missile in al-Jawf’s Khabb wa ash Sha’af district and another in Rahabah neighborhood of the same province, the report added. There has been no report yet on the number of...

Iran’s Baqer Qalibaf raps French insults to Holy Proph...

( Iran )

Tehran | WTNS | October 26:Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf lashed out at the French authorities for their “brazen hostility” towards Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). In a post on his Twitter account on Sunday, Qalibaf said all Muslims and monotheists in the world would strongly condemn the “brazen hostility that the witless and rude authorities of France” have shown towards the great prophet of Islam. The sinister actions from the shameless ones insulting Prophet Muhammad...

Linking terrorism to Islam shows ignorance: Sheikh Al-Azhar...

( Egypt )

Cairo | WTNS | October 22:The grand imam of Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center, Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayyeb, has blasted individuals who link terrorism to Islam, following Islamophobic remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron and the recent murder of a French teacher. According to Wilayat Times on Wednesday, Tayyeb tweeted that linking terrorism to Islam was a sign of ignorance. Tayyeb ’s statement comes following the beheading of French school teacher Samuel Paty on Friday after he showed his students...

Israeli delegation travels to Sudan to discuss normalization...

( Sudan )

Khartoum | WTNS | October 22:An Israeli delegation has traveled to Sudan to discuss normalization between Tel Aviv and Khartoum amid the US’s attempts to persuade or pressure Arab nations to forge diplomatic ties with Israel. Israeli public broadcaster Kan radio said the delegation visited Sudan on Wednesday, but gave no further details about the discussions held in Khartoum. Meanwhile, Israeli intelligence minister Eli Cohen told Israel’s Channel 13 News that he believed the Tel Aviv regime...

US urges Saudi Arabia to consider normalizing ties with Isra...

(Srinagar)

Washington | WTNS | October 16:US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged Saudi Arabia to consider normalizing relations with Israel after Bahrain and the UAE. “We hope Saudi Arabia will consider normalizing its relationships as well, and we want to thank them for the assistance they’ve had in the success of the Abraham Accords so far,” Pompeo said on Wednesday in a meeting with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud. He further suggested that the move would diminish Iran’s...

Armenia Says ISIL Now In Azerbaijan...

( Armenia )

Yerevan | WTNS | October 12:Armenian Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) Arman Tatoyan warns that the thousands of mercenaries transferred to Azerbaijan include fighters linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group. “Mercenaries and members of terrorist groups, from the territory of Azerbaijan, are taking part in the armed attacks against Armenian. “According to most sources, they are thousands of mercenaries who moved to Azerbaijan, including those related...

US greatest threat to global security, stability: China at U...

( China )

Geneva | WTNS | October 11:China’s deputy permanent representative to the United Nations Geng Shuang rejected the baseless accusations made by the US representative against China on its arms control policy and COVID-19. Geng made the remarks in the general debate of the First Committee of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly. “Just now, the US representative has again spread a political virus in the UN and smeared China on COVID-19, which is completely unacceptable. I must point...

Breaking all records of Past, Millions attended the Arbaeen ...

( Pakistan )

Islamabad | WTNS | October 08:Pakistani Muslims on Thursday observed Arbaeen with traditional religious spirit and with strong display of unity against the Takfiri conspiracies and extremism. As per reports reached to Wilayat Times, Millions of Pakistani Muslims carried out ‘Chehlum’ processions in different parts of the country to pay homage to the great sacrifice rendered by grandson of Holy Prophet (S), Hazrat Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions in Karbala. This year saw unprecedented participation of...