Northwest Syria exodus tops 800,000
15th Feb 2020

Northwest Syria exodus tops 800,000

UNITED NATIONS (AA): European governments and the United Nations on Friday sounded the alarm about an escalation in violence that has forced more than 800,000 Syrians to flee their homes in the northwest of the country since December. Speaking on … Continued

Israel bombs Damascus, killing 7
14th Feb 2020

Israel bombs Damascus, killing 7

By Ali Abo Rezeg   (AA): Israeli bombing of the Syrian capital Damascus overnight Thursday into Friday led to the killing of seven people, including four Iranian officers, a Syrian observatory center said. The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights … Continued

Syrian, Russian airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Idlib
7th Feb 2020

Syrian, Russian airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa and Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): Russia and Syria carried out airstrikes in Idlib de-escalation zone, northwestern Syria, killing at least 15 civilians, a Syrian civil defense group announced Thursday. The Syrian opposition aircraft observatory … Continued

Syria:  ‘Most alarming reports’ coming from Idlib: UN official
30th Jan 2020

Syria: ‘Most alarming reports’ coming from Idlib: UN official

By Beyza Binnur Donmez   (AA): A senior UN official on Wednesday voiced his concern over “the dire and deteriorating humanitarian situation” in Syria’s northwestern Idlib. Mark Lowcock, under-secretary-general for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, said in his briefing … Continued

Syria: 313 civilians killed in Idlib since Nov. 2019
17th Jan 2020

Syria: 313 civilians killed in Idlib since Nov. 2019

By Mehmet Burak Karacaoğlu and Esref Musa IDLIB, Syria (AA)  More civilians are losing their lives or getting displaced in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib as the Government and Russia intensify airstrikes. A total of 313 civilians, including 100 children, … 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

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 8 civilians in Idlib
25th Dec 2019

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 8 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA):  At least eight civilians, including five children, were killed in Russian airstrikes Tuesday in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province, where acts of violence are prohibited, a local civil defense agency said. Syrian opposition aircraft … Continued

80,000 Syrian migrants marching to Turkey
23rd Dec 2019

80,000 Syrian migrants marching to Turkey

By Jeyhun Aliyev   ANKARA (AA): More than 80,000 migrants fleeing the bombings from Syria’s Idlib have started to migrate toward the Turkish border, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday. “In such a case, Turkey will not bear all alone … Continued

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 9 civilians in Idlib
18th Nov 2019

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 9 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa and Burak Karacaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): In an area of northwestern Syria supposed to be free of acts of aggression, on Sunday at least nine civilians were killed and 10 injured in Russian airstrikes, a local … Continued

Syria: Bomb attack kills 18 in northern Syria
16th Nov 2019

Syria: Bomb attack kills 18 in northern Syria

By Omer Koparan and Burak Bir   AL-BAB, Syria / ANKARA, Turkey (AA): The YPG/PKK was behind an attack in northern Syria Saturday which killed at least 18 civilians and wounded 27, said Turkey’s National Defense Ministry. “Inhumane and uncivilized … Continued

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria
3rd Nov 2019

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria

By Sena Guler   (AA): 13 civilians were killed and some 20 others injured in bomb laden bomb attack which targeted a marketplace in the district center of  border town Tal Abyad, Northern Syria, which is being occupied by Turkey. Turkey-backed … Continued

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria
2nd Nov 2019

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria

By Mohamad Misto and Omer Koparan   ANKARA, Turkey, (AA): U.S. troops have begun rebuilding a military base in the south of Ayn al-Arab, or Kobani, which was previously evacuated during Turkey’s anti-terror operation in northern Syria. According to Anadolu … 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

‘Turkish operation in Syria to be paused for YPG’s withdrawal’
18th Oct 2019

‘Turkish operation in Syria to be paused for YPG’s withdrawal’

By Burak Bir and Erdogan Cagatay Zontur   ANKARA (AA): Turkey will pause its “anti-terror operation” in northern Syria to allow the withdrawal of YPG from the planned safe zone, said a joint Turkish-U.S. statement on Thursday. Following the meetings … Continued

Syria: Car bombing kills 12 in Aleppo province
16th Sep 2019

Syria: Car bombing kills 12 in Aleppo province

  By Adham Kako and Omer Koparan   ALEPPO, Syria (AA): At least 12 civilians were killed and dozens injured on Sunday in a car bomb attack in the Cobanbey town of Syria’s Aleppo province near the Turkish border. The … Continued

Syria: Turkey, US begin joint patrols for Syria safe zone
8th Sep 2019

Syria: Turkey, US begin joint patrols for Syria safe zone

By Rauf Maltas SANLIURFA, Turkey (AA): First joint Turkish-U.S. ground patrols begin Sunday for a planned safe zone east of Euphrates in Syria as Turkish military enters into Syrian territory. The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) and U.S. Armed Forces initiated … Continued

NW Syria move does not violate any agreement, says Moscow
27th Aug 2019

NW Syria move does not violate any agreement, says Moscow

  By Elena Teslova MOSCOW (AA): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the Bashar al-Assad Government’s capture of Khan Shaykhun in Syria does not violate any agreement. “Syrian armed forces, with our support, do not violate any agreement,” Lavrov told … Continued

Syria Govt attacks kill 15 in N Syria
30th Jul 2019

Syria Govt attacks kill 15 in N Syria

By Burak Karacaoglu, Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): The death toll from attacks by Syrian Government forces and Russian warplanes in de-escalation zone in northern Syria on Monday rose to 15, according to sources with the controversial White Helmets … Continued

415,000 Syrian babies born in Turkey since 2011
20th Jun 2019

415,000 Syrian babies born in Turkey since 2011

By Muhammet Emin Avundukluoglu   ANKARA (AA): More than 400,000 Syrian babies have been born in Turkey since the start of the Syrian civil war in 2011, said an official from Turkey’s Interior Ministry. “The population of Syrians in Turkey … Continued

Syria: Syrian forces kill 24 civilians in Idlib
29th May 2019

Syria: Syrian forces kill 24 civilians in Idlib

[Photo: Civilians leave the area after airstrikes by Syrian Govt in zone of Ariha in Idlib, Syria on May 27, 2019. Photographer: Muhammed Said/AA] Esref Musa and Burak Karacaoglu IDLIB, Syria (AA): The civilian death toll from the Bashar al-Assad Syrian … 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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