Russia: Kremlin accuses US of reluctance to interact over Syria
11th Apr 2017

Russia: Kremlin accuses US of reluctance to interact over Syria

By Diyar Guldogan   ANKARA (AA): The Kremlin accused the U.S. of showing complete reluctance to interact over Syria by launching missile strikes on an Assad regime military base in the country. “The American side in this way [by firing … Continued

US ‘prepared to do more’ after Syria strike
8th Apr 2017

US ‘prepared to do more’ after Syria strike

By Canberk Yuksel   NEW YORK (AA): The U.S.’s strike on Syria in response to a chemical weapons attack was a “very measured step”, Washington’s envoy to the UN said Friday. “We took a very measured step last night. We … Continued

Syria: US strikes airbase in Syria after suspected chemical attack
7th Apr 2017

Syria: US strikes airbase in Syria after suspected chemical attack

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. on Thursday fired 59 Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian military airbase American officials believe was used to carry out a deadly suspected chemical attack, the Pentagon confirmed. Six people were killed in … Continued

Syria: Syrian airstrike in Idlib targeted chemical arms lab, says Russia
5th Apr 2017

Syria: Syrian airstrike in Idlib targeted chemical arms lab, says Russia

Russian news agency, Tass,  quoting the Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman said a Syrian airstrike on the eastern outskirts of Khan Sheikhun, in Idlib, Syria, on Tuesday targeted workshops to produce chemical-laden projectiles. 100 people were killed in a chemical attack … Continued

Iraq: Vehicle bomb attack kills 15 in Baghdad
30th Mar 2017

Iraq: Vehicle bomb attack kills 15 in Baghdad

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA & The Musilm News): At least 15 people were killed Wednesday and 40 others injured when a vehicle bomb exploded at a checkpoint at the southern entrance this capital city, security sources said. A … Continued

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb kills dozens in W Mosul
22nd Mar 2017

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb kills dozens in W Mosul

By Serhad Shakir   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): Dozens of civilians were reportedly killed when a U.S.-led coalition airstrike targeted a Daesh car-bomb in western Mosul, a local official told Anadolu Agency. “A U.S.-led coalition warplane targeted an explosive-laden vehicle driven … Continued

US: Trump vows accelerated anti-Daesh support, says Abadi
21st Mar 2017

US: Trump vows accelerated anti-Daesh support, says Abadi

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – The administration of President Donald Trump has a greater desire to be more engaged in the fight against terrorism than its predecessor, Iraq’s prime minister said Monday. “I think they’re prepared to do more … Continued

Iraq: Car bomb attack kills 23 in Baghdad
21st Mar 2017

Iraq: Car bomb attack kills 23 in Baghdad

By Ibrahim Saleh   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 23 people were killed and 16 others injured Monday evening a car laden with explosives went off in a crowded shopping area in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, according to a police … Continued

Israel threatens Syria after missiles fired at jets
20th Mar 2017

Israel threatens Syria after missiles fired at jets

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Days after the Syrian army claimed to have downed an Israeli jet, Israel’s defense minister on Sunday threatened to “destroy” Syrian air defense systems in case of any future encounters. Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman … Continued

Yemen: Death toll rises to 42 in airstrike in Red Sea off Yemen
19th Mar 2017

Yemen: Death toll rises to 42 in airstrike in Red Sea off Yemen

By Zeynep Tufekci   SANA, Yemen (AA): Death toll rose to 42 in an airstrike on a migrant boat in the Red Sea off Yemen, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Saturday. The boat was packed with Somali migrants, … Continued

Syria: Israeli warplanes strike targets in Syria
18th Mar 2017

Syria: Israeli warplanes strike targets in Syria

By Abdel-Raouf Arnaout   JERUSALEM (AA)  Israeli fighter jets at dawn Friday struck a number of targets in next-door Syria, according to the Israeli military. In a rare confirmation, the Israeli army said in a statement that “a number” of … Continued

Syria:  US accused of air attack killing 58 civilians in Aleppo mosque
17th Mar 2017

Syria: US accused of air attack killing 58 civilians in Aleppo mosque

By Halit Suleyman   ALEPPO, Syria (AA & The Musim News): US has been accused of an aerial attack on a mosque during prayer time in the Syrian city of Aleppo which killed 58 people late on Thursday. But a … Continued

Syria: Suicide bombing kills 25 in Damascus
16th Mar 2017

Syria: Suicide bombing kills 25 in Damascus

ISTANBUL, Turkey (AA): At least 25 people were killed Wednesday by a suicide bombing that targeted a major judicial complex in Damascus, according to Syria’s official SANA news agency. The bomber blew himself up inside the Palace of Justice in … Continued

Iraq evacuates over 5,000 civilians from W Mosul
13th Mar 2017

Iraq evacuates over 5,000 civilians from W Mosul

By Ali Jawad   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA):- More than 5,000 Iraqi civilians have fled their homes in western Mosul as Iraqi forces are struggling to dislodge Daesh terrorists from the northern city. “Iraqi forces have evacuated around 5,200 civilians from … Continued

Syria: 44 people killed near Shia Muslim cemetery in Damascus
12th Mar 2017

Syria: 44 people killed near Shia Muslim cemetery in Damascus

By Ibrahim Salih   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 40 Iraqi pilgrims were killed in a double bomb attack in Syrian capital Damascus on Saturday, according to Iraq’s foreign ministry. Two bomb blasts went off near the Bab al-Saghir cemetery in … Continued

Afghanistan: Survivors speak of horror at hospital attack, 49 killed
10th Mar 2017

Afghanistan: Survivors speak of horror at hospital attack, 49 killed

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A terror attack on a major hospital in central Kabul has shocked Afghans hardened by decades of war, insurgency and terrorism. Staff, patients and visitors were among the 49 people killed in … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombers hit wedding in Saladin, kill 23
10th Mar 2017

Iraq: Suicide bombers hit wedding in Saladin, kill 23

By Othman al-Shalash   SALADIN, Iraq (AA): At least 23 people were killed and another 20 injured when two blasts tore through a wedding in Iraq’s Saladin province north of Baghdad, according to a local police officer. “Suicide bombers targeted … Continued

Germany seeks to de-escalate tension with Turkey on rally bans
7th Mar 2017

Germany seeks to de-escalate tension with Turkey on rally bans

By Ayhan Simsek   BERLIN (AA): Germany moved to reduce tension with Turkey on Monday amid an escalating war of words between the two countries over banned meetings of Turkish ministers with members of the Turkish community. “I believe that … Continued

Iraq: 8,000 Iraqi civilians evacuated from western Mosul
5th Mar 2017

Iraq: 8,000 Iraqi civilians evacuated from western Mosul

By Ali Jawad   BAGHDAD (AA): Iraqi forces have evacuated around 8,000 civilians from western Mosul in the past 24 hours amid an ongoing offensive to drive Daesh terrorists from the area, according to a local military officer. “The civilians … Continued

Syria: More than 800 Syrians killed in February alleges NGO
4th Mar 2017

Syria: More than 800 Syrians killed in February alleges NGO

By Ayse Aktas   ANKARA, Turkey (AA):  At least 876 civilians were killed last month in war-torn Syria, mostly by the Assad regime and its allies, alleges a U.K.-based NGO. According to a new report by the Syrian Network for … 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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