Iraq: Bombings have killed 7 in Baghdad
24th Nov 2016

Iraq: Bombings have killed 7 in Baghdad

By Ibrahim Salih   BAGHDAD (AA): At least seven people were killed and dozens injured Wednesday in a spate of bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. A device exploded in Abu Ghreib, west of Baghdad, killing two people and … Continued

Turkey: Bomb attack in Adana province kills 2, injures 16
24th Nov 2016

Turkey: Bomb attack in Adana province kills 2, injures 16

By Erdinc Aksoy and Aynur Ekiz   ADANA, (AA): Two people were killed and 16 others were injured in a car bomb attack in the parking lot of the governor’s office in southern Turkey’s Adana province early Thursday, the provincial … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 30 at Shia Muslim mosque in Kabul
22nd Nov 2016

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 30 at Shia Muslim mosque in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, (AA): A suicide attack inside a Shia mosque here killed at least 30 people Monday. Col. Fareedon Obaidi, head of investigations for Kabul Police, told Anadolu Agency a lone suicide bomber detonated explosives inside … Continued

Iraq: 6 killed, 20 injured in multiple attacks across Baghdad
21st Nov 2016

Iraq: 6 killed, 20 injured in multiple attacks across Baghdad

Internally relocated people, who fled their homes due to the clashes, wait to be placed to refugee camps, at Omerkapci village of Bashiqa town in Mosul, Iraq on November 20, 2016 as the operation to liberate Iraq’s Mosul from Daesh … Continued

Iraq: 16 people killed in vehicle bomb attack on wedding in Anbar province
18th Nov 2016

Iraq: 16 people killed in vehicle bomb attack on wedding in Anbar province

By Haydar Hadi   ANBAR, (AA): At least 16 people were killed late Thursday in a vehicle bomb attack on a wedding in Anbar province, authorities told Anadolu Agency. The explosion also injured at least 30 others. Col. Walid al-Dulaymi, … Continued

Turkey welcomes Meskhetian Turks from east Ukraine
18th Nov 2016

Turkey welcomes Meskhetian Turks from east Ukraine

ERZINCAN, Turkey (AA): More than 300 Meskhetian Turks from the Turkish-speaking minority in eastern Ukraine arrived in Turkey’s eastern Erzincan province early Friday. The group also known as Ahiska Turks have fled their homes during the conflict between Ukrainian forces … Continued

Iraqi official says 2,800 Daesh killed in Mosul
16th Nov 2016

Iraqi official says 2,800 Daesh killed in Mosul

By Haydar Hadi   NINEVEH, (AA): More than 2,800 Daesh terrorists have been killed in the operation to retake the northern city of Mosul, the Iraqi Defense Ministry said Tuesday. Ministry spokesman Ibrahim Tahsin said 2,801 terrorists had been killed … Continued

Iraq: Nine killed in bombs, shootings around Baghdad
14th Nov 2016

Iraq: Nine killed in bombs, shootings around Baghdad

By Arif Yusuf and Zeynep Tufekci   BAGHDAD (AA): Nine people were killed in separate bomb attacks and violence around the Iraqi capital Baghdad late Sunday, according to an official security source. Nasr al-Hanun, an Iraqi police first lieutenant, told … Continued

Iraq: 47,000 civilians flee Mosul amid anti-Daesh operations
13th Nov 2016

Iraq: 47,000 civilians flee Mosul amid anti-Daesh operations

By Ali Shikho and Ali Jawwad   BAGHDAD (AA): More than 47,000 people have fled Iraq’s northern city of Mosul since a major offensive was launched last month to recapture the Daesh-held city, according to Iraq’s Ministry of Migration and … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attack in US military base kills four
13th Nov 2016

Afghanistan: Taliban attack in US military base kills four

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, (AA): A day after a deadly suicide attack on a German diplomatic mission in Afghanistan, the Taliban managed to hit another foreign installation, this time the country’s largest U.S. military base. An explosion inside … Continued

Yemen: Houthis claim to seize villages in Saudi Arabia
12th Nov 2016

Yemen: Houthis claim to seize villages in Saudi Arabia

By Zakaria al-Kamaali   SANA’A (AA): Yemen’s Shia Muslim Ansar Allah [Houthi] movement claim to have seized several villages in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern Jizan province, the Houthi-run SABA news agency has reported. SABA quoted a military source as saying late … Continued

Bahrain: Prince of Wales inaugurates ‘military base’ in Bahrain
12th Nov 2016

Bahrain: Prince of Wales inaugurates ‘military base’ in Bahrain

By Ahmed al-Masry   MANAMA (AA):  Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa and British counterpart Prince Charles this week inaugurated a new “facility” for Britain’s Royal Navy in Bahrain’s Salman Military Port, according to reports in Bahrain’s official … Continued

Iraqi forces take 3 more villages near Daesh-held Mosul
12th Nov 2016

Iraqi forces take 3 more villages near Daesh-held Mosul

By Ahmed Kasim, Farhat Shakir and Ali Jawad   NINEVEH, (AA): Iraqi counter-terrorism forces have seized three more villages from the Daesh terrorist group in areas north and southwest of the city of Mosul, military sources said Thursday. “Iraq’s anti-terrorism … Continued

Iraq: 7 killed in separate bombings in Baghdad
11th Nov 2016

Iraq: 7 killed in separate bombings in Baghdad

By Daniel Gallego   BAGHDAD (AA): At least seven people were killed and 17 other injured in three separate bomb attacks around Baghdad late Thursday, according to a security source. Three victims were killed when an explosive device went off … Continued

US military: Airstrikes killed 64 civilians in Iraq, Syria in past year
10th Nov 2016

US military: Airstrikes killed 64 civilians in Iraq, Syria in past year

By Kasim Ileri   WASHINGTON (AA) The U.S. military said Wednesday that 24 of its airstrikes in Iraq and Syria have killed 64 civilians and injured eight others in the past year. “Sometimes civilians bear the brunt of military action … Continued

Iraq: 3 weeks into Mosul op, Iraqi forces take more ground
8th Nov 2016

Iraq: 3 weeks into Mosul op, Iraqi forces take more ground

By Ali Shikho, Ahmed Qassim and Ali Jawwad   BAGHDAD (AA): The Iraqi army and its allies on Monday continued to make gains in and around Daesh-held Mosul amid an ongoing campaign — now in its fourth week — to … Continued

Iraq: Mass grave found near Daesh-held Mosul
8th Nov 2016

Iraq: Mass grave found near Daesh-held Mosul

By Ali Shekhu and Ali Jawad   BAGHDAD (AA): A mass grave has been found in an area south of the Daesh-held city of Mosul, a top Iraqi security official said on Monday. “The grave, located in the district of … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombings kill 23 in N Iraq
7th Nov 2016

Iraq: Suicide bombings kill 23 in N Iraq

By Ali Jawwad and Osman al-Shalash   SALADIN,  (AA): At least 23 people were killed in two suicide bombings in northern Iraq on Sunday, according to Iraqi officials. A bomber blew up a vehicle packed with explosives at a security … Continued

Iraqi forces take Daesh bastion south of Mosul
5th Nov 2016

Iraqi forces take Daesh bastion south of Mosul

By Ahmed Qassim   NINEVEH, (AA): Iraqi forces on Saturday captured Hammam al-Alil district, the last Daesh stronghold south of Mosul in northern Iraq. According to the Iraqi state TV, army and police forces fully seized control of the Daesh-held … Continued

Jordan: US military trainers killed near Jordan airbase
5th Nov 2016

Jordan: US military trainers killed near Jordan airbase

By Leith al-Juneidi   AMMAN/WASHINGTON (AA): Three U.S. military trainers were killed in a shooting Friday outside a military airbase in southern Jordan, the Pentagon said. It was first reported by Petra News Agency, Jordan’s national outlet, that quoted a … 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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