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Iraq: 3,000 civilians evacuated in massive Karbala fire
19th Jun 2020

Iraq: 3,000 civilians evacuated in massive Karbala fire

By Ali Jawad   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 3,000 civilians were evacuated from 600 homes as a massive fire broke out in Iraq’s southern Karbala province on Thursday, an authority said. “The Civil Defense teams made strenuous efforts for eight … Continued

Iraq: 3 people injured in attack on US embassy in Baghdad
27th Jan 2020

Iraq: 3 people injured in attack on US embassy in Baghdad

By Ali Jawad BAGHDAD (AA): At least three people were injured in a missile attack that struck the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, an Iraqi police source said on Monday. Unidentified persons launched five Katyusha rockets landed early Monday in the … Continued

Iraq: US kills 24 members of anti-ISIS security forces
30th Dec 2019

Iraq: US kills 24 members of anti-ISIS security forces

By Aamir Hassani   BAGHDAD (AA): Death toll of Sunday attacks by the U.S. on positions belong to Iraqi anti-ISIS Kataib Hezbollah security group in Iraq and Syria border has risen to 24, according to an Iraqi source on Monday. … Continued

Iraq: 319 killed in anti-govt protests since Oct 1
11th Nov 2019

Iraq: 319 killed in anti-govt protests since Oct 1

By Idris Okuducu   BAGHDAD (AA): The death toll from anti-government protests throughout Iraq has reached 319 since Oct.1, according to a statement by the Iraqi High Commission for Human Rights on Sunday. The commission also said 15,000 people were … Continued

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid
28th Oct 2019

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the man who led the Daesh terror organization as it swept up large swaths of Iraq and Syria, has been killed in a U.S. night time raid in northwestern Syria, President … Continued

Iraq: 42 killed, hundreds injured in protests
26th Oct 2019

Iraq: 42 killed, hundreds injured in protests

By Haydar Karaalp   BAGHDAD (AA):  At least 42 people were killed and more than 2,300 others injured in Iraq on Friday during anti-government protests that erupted near Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone, according to Iraq’s rights commission. In a statement, … Continued

Iraq: Death toll climbs to 100 as protests spread
5th Oct 2019

Iraq: Death toll climbs to 100 as protests spread

By Arif Yusuf and Hamdi Yıldız   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 100 people have been killed since anti-government protests erupted across Iraq earlier this week, according to the country’s health ministry. More than 2,500 people have also been injured since … Continued

Iraq: Death toll from protests climbs to 12
3rd Oct 2019

Iraq: Death toll from protests climbs to 12

By Arif Yusuf and Hamdi Yildiz   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 12 people have been killed in anti-government protests across Iraq which began earlier this week, hospital sources said Thursday.A curfew is in effect in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. Seven … Continued

US tests its latest fighter jets bombing in Iraq
1st May 2019

US tests its latest fighter jets bombing in Iraq

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): US tested in news F-35A fighter jets in Iraq. Two fighter jets have conducted airstrikes on a Daesh tunnel network in Iraq, marking the first time the aircraft has been flown in a combat … Continued

US study finds Iran was only winner of Iraq war
30th Jan 2019

US study finds Iran was only winner of Iraq war

By Umar Farooq WASHINGTON (AA): A study by the U.S. Army released Tuesday said Iran was the sole winner of the Iraq war. The two-volume, 1,300-page study, which examined the successes and mistakes of the war, was originally commissioned by … Continued

Between 1000 to 9,600 Iraqi, Syrian civilians killed by US-led coalition
31st Aug 2018

Between 1000 to 9,600 Iraqi, Syrian civilians killed by US-led coalition

By Muayyad al-Tarfi BAGHDAD (AA): A U.S.-led military coalition admitted Thursday that more than 1,000 civilians in Iraq and Syria had been killed by coalition airstrikes since the alliance was established four years ago to fight the Daesh terrorist group. … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 8 in western Iraq
30th Aug 2018

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 8 in western Iraq

By Suleiman al-Qubaisi   ANBAR, Iraq (AA): At least eight people were killed in a car bombing in Iraq’s western Anbar province on Wednesday, according to a local police officer. A bomber rammed his explosive-laden vehicle into a security checkpoint … Continued

UN: Thousands of Daesh terrorist fighters remain in Syria, Iraq
14th Aug 2018

UN: Thousands of Daesh terrorist fighters remain in Syria, Iraq

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): Despite their defeat, an estimated 20,000-30,000 Daesh terrorist fighters are still in Syria and Iraq, according to a UN report published Monday. The report on Daesh and Al-Qa’ida, which was presented to the Security … Continued

Iraq: US airstrikes kill 22 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters
19th Jun 2018

Iraq: US airstrikes kill 22 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA): Iraq’s Hashd al-Shaabi military force said Monday that 22 of its members had been killed in airstrikes carried out by U.S.-led coalition warplanes near Iraq’s border with Syria. Incorporated into the Iraqi Armed Forces … Continued

Iraq: Twin bombing kills 18, injures 100 in Sadr City
7th Jun 2018

Iraq: Twin bombing kills 18, injures 100 in Sadr City

By Ali Semerci   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 18 people were killed and 100 injured Wednesday in twin suicide blasts in the Iraqi capital, according to a hospital authority and a local police officer. The blasts occurred when unidentified terrorists … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12, injures 11 in Baghdad
24th May 2018

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12, injures 11 in Baghdad

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA): At least twelve Iraqi civilians were killed Thursday in a suicide bombing north of the capital, according to a security source. The suicide bombers targeted a park in the al-Shuala area north of Baghdad, … Continued

Iraq: Seven killed in attacks across the country
25th Mar 2018

Iraq: Seven killed in attacks across the country

By Zeynep Tufekci   BAGHDAD (AA): Seven people were killed in attacks across Iraq including the country’s capital city Baghdad early Sunday. Iraqi information security center affiliated to the Iraqi army said that four civilians of a family were killed … Continued

Iraq: Double suicide bombing kills 25 in Baghdad
15th Jan 2018

Iraq: Double suicide bombing kills 25 in Baghdad

By Ali Jawad and Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 25 people were killed in a double suicide bombing in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Monday, according to a local security official. More than 90 people were also injured … Continued

Iraqi forces recaptures all territories overrun by Daesh, incl border with Syria
10th Dec 2017

Iraqi forces recaptures all territories overrun by Daesh, incl border with Syria

By Ibrahim Salih   BAGHDAD (AA): Iraqi forces have regained full control of the country’s border with Syria, Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi said Saturday. “Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border,” al-Abadi said in a televised … Continued

Canadian Muslim youth killed for doing ‘right thing’ by trying to defend an old man
5th Dec 2017

Canadian Muslim youth killed for doing ‘right thing’ by trying to defend an old man

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Ontario (AA): Canadian authorities arrested one man Monday in the shooting death of a 19-year-old Muslim who police are hailing as a hero. Police are now searching for another man who is believed to have … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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