US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019
29th Jan 2020

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019

By Shadi Khan Saif province   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The U.S. forces stationed in Afghanistan dropped a record number of bombs in 2019, according to a recent data by the U.S. air forces. The U.S. military conducted 2,434 airstrikes in … 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

Turkey: 21 killed in earthquake in Elazig Province
25th Jan 2020

Turkey: 21 killed in earthquake in Elazig Province

By Yildiz Nevin Gundogmus   ANKARA (AA) – Search and rescue efforts are underway after a deadly earthquake rattled eastern Turkey, killing at least 21 people and injuring more than 1,030 others, according to authorities on Saturday. The 6.8-magnitude quake … 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

Turkey: 11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Izmir
12th Jan 2020

Turkey: 11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Izmir

By Tezcan Ekizler and Safak Yel   IZMIR, Turkey (AA): At least 11 irregular migrants, including eight children, were killed, eight rescued, when their boat sank off the coast of western Turkey, a Turkish Coast Guard source said on Saturday. … Continued

Iran “accidentally” shot down Ukrainian airplane
11th Jan 2020

Iran “accidentally” shot down Ukrainian airplane

By Burak Bir, Faruk Zorlu   (AA): Iran’s General Staff of the Armed Forces said Saturday that a Ukrainian aircraft was “accidentally” hit by an Iranian missile early this week that killed 176 people on board. In a written statement, … 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

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

Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10
4th Nov 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people were killed when Taliban terrorists attacked a security convoy in northern Afghanistan, an official confirmed on Sunday. The ambush took place in Nusai district of the remote northern … 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

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

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque
19th Oct 2019

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA)  The death toll from twin blasts that targeted a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Friday rose to 62, officials confirmed. The horrendous bombings rocked Haska Maina district of the eastern Nangarhar province. … 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

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

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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