Category: International News

Border Agents Stopped Muhammad Ali Jr. Here’s How We Can All Fight Back.

Border Agents Stopped Muhammad Ali Jr. Here’s How We Can All Fight Back.

They stopped Muhammad Ali Jr. On 7 February, border agents at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood international airport held the son of the boxing legend Muhammad Ali for two hours. According to his lawyer, they repeatedly asked him about his religion. Just last June, the world mourned the passing of his father, perhaps the most famous Muslim [&hellip

Egypt Annoyed As Britain Continues Suspension Of Flights.

Egypt Annoyed As Britain Continues Suspension Of Flights.

Egypt expressed frustration on Saturday at Britain’s refusal to lift a suspension of flights from the United Kingdom to the Red Sea resort of Sharm al-Sheikh, imposed after Islamic State brought down a Russian airliner in 2015. The issue of airline security came up in talks involving visiting British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson, Egypt’s President [&hellip

Israeli Excavations Destroying al-Aqsa Mosque: Palestinian Minister.

Israeli Excavations Destroying al-Aqsa Mosque: Palestinian Minister.

Palestine’s Minster of Religious Affairs Sheikh Yousif Ideis has warned that Israel is attempting to destroy the al-Aqsa Mosque in East Jerusalem al-Quds. In a statement released on Sunday, Ideis stressed that Israel was trying to destroy the mosque via the daily excavations it carries out under the compound. He added that the Tel Aviv [&hellip

Homs terrorist attacks sought to derail Geneva talks

Homs terrorist attacks sought to derail Geneva talks

Syria’s Ambassador to the United Nations Bashar al-Ja’afari has called on all parties present at the latest round of Geneva talks to condemn the deadly attacks in Homs. In a meeting with UN mediator Staffan de Mistura, Ja’afari said the attacks were aimed at derailing the Geneva peace discussions, insisting that any party which falls [&hellip

Iran’s condensate exports hit new record

Iran’s condensate exports hit new record

The latest official figures show that Iran exported a record volume of 24 million barrels of condensate to Europe and Asia in January. Shana new agency in a report said that the volume had been stored over several past months in tankers at sea. The agency added that the bulk of exports had been made [&hellip

US needs more talks with Russia to avoid conflicts in Syria

US needs more talks with Russia to avoid conflicts in Syria

A top US Air Force general says the United States and Russia need to enhance communication to avoid accidents in the skies over Syria because the country’s airspace is shrinking as the Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group loses more territory. General Herbert Carlisle, who leads the Air Combat Command, said Friday he would support more discussions [&hellip

Iraqi forces, allies make new gains in west Mosul battle

Iraqi forces, allies make new gains in west Mosul battle

Iraqi forces make further gains against the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group in western Mosul as tens of thousands of fighters are punching through the defenses of the extremists to expel them from their last major urban stronghold in the country. Commander of Federal Police Forces Lieutenant General Raed Shaker Jawdat told Arabic-language al-Sumaria television network [&hellip

Israel seeks to ethnically cleanse Palestinians without being criticized: Activist

Israel seeks to ethnically cleanse Palestinians without being criticized: Activist

The UN Human Rights Council scathing statement on a “lenient sentence” handed down to an Israeli soldier over the killing of a Palestinian has sparked outrage among Israeli officials. On March 24, 2016, Israeli Sergeant Elor Azaria shot Abdel Fattah al-Sharif point-blank in the head in Tel Rumeida neighborhood of al-Khalil (Hebron) in what has [&hellip

Iran Complying With Nuclear Agreement, IAEA Reaffirms.

Iran Complying With Nuclear Agreement, IAEA Reaffirms.

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has once again confirmed that Iran has lived up to its commitments under the 2015 nuclear agreement it signed with the P5+1 group of countries. In its quarterly report on Friday, the UN nuclear agency said the Islamic Republic has stockpiled roughly half of the enriched uranium allowed under [&hellip

Russia To Veto US Resolution On Chemicals In Syria.

Russia To Veto US Resolution On Chemicals In Syria.

Russia says it will veto a UN Security Council resolution drafted by the US, Britain and France to impose sanctions on Syria over allegations of chemical weapons use. “I just explained our position very clearly to our partners. If it is tabled we will veto it,” Russia’s Deputy UN Ambassador Vladimir Safronkov said on Friday [&hellip