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By Nour Abu Aisha and Hani al-Shaer   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian man was killed, 14 injured, including six school children, in a fresh Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. … Continued

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By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. military carried out an airstrike last week against the al-Shabaab terrorist group in Somalia, killing at least 60 terrorists, the U.S. Africa Command announced Tuesday. The airstrike was launched using two unmanned … Continued

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By Omer Faruk Yildiz   KUALA LUMPUR (AA): Just six months after the king’s pardon freed him from jail, a former Malaysian deputy prime minister returned to parliament on Monday. Anwar Ibrahim, 71, leader of Malaysia’s People’s Justice Party, was … Continued

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By Merve Yildizalp ANKARA (AA) – In a Sunday night phone call, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz discussed the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Erdogan stressed forming a joint working group to probe the … Continued

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By Mohamed al-Samei   SANA’A (AA): At least 17 civilians were killed and 20 others injured in Saudi-led coalition attacks on minibuses in Yemen’s western strategic Hudaydah [Hodeidah] province, according to the United Nations on Sunday. “This is a horrific … Continued

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By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Just days before national parliamentary polls, at least 22 people were killed and more than 30 wounded in a blast at a campaign rally in northern Afghanistan, officials confirmed on Saturday. Mohammad … Continued

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By Eyser el-Iys   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian woman was killed late Friday when the vehicle she was traveling in was pelted with stones by Jewish settlers as it was passing through the city of Nablus in the occupied … Continued

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By Ayhan Simsek   BERLIN (AA): Lawmakers from different parties heavily criticized the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party on Thursday over its controversial motion demanding a ban on the Qur’an. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) accused the … Continued

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RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) A group of Jewish settlers on Wednesday attacked a boys’ school in the Palestinian village of Ourif near the West Bank city of Nablus, according to a local official. On Tuesday, large number of settlers attacked Palestinians … Continued

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A view of the northern Syrian city of Manbij after YPG/PKK terror groups dug trenches and constructed earth banks on October 04, 2018. (Photo: Adnan Rakkavi/AA) By Sarp Ozer ANKARA (AA): Turkish and U.S. soldiers on Tuesday are beginning joint … Continued

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RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) Taken away from their children, dozens of Palestinian women are suffering abuse in Israeli prisons, according to Palestinian activists. In a recent report, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association said Israeli authorities are holding 51 women, … Continued

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By Abdullah Asiran   AMSTERDAM (AA):- A Dutch man carrying an Israel’s flag attacked a woman of Irish origin, who joined a demonstration in support of Palestine, in the Netherlands’ capital city on Sunday. During the demonstration staged by the … Continued

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By Abdullah Airan   UTRECHT, The Netherlands (AA): The mayor of Utrecht city in the Netherlands shut down an anti-Muslim demonstration late Friday by the far-right Pegida political movement in front of Ulu Mosque. During the demonstration, members of Pegida, … Continued

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By Mohamed Majid and Said Ibicioglu   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): At least three Palestinians were killed Friday by Israeli army gunfire — and another 376 injured — amid ongoing demonstrations along the Gaza-Israel buffer zone. In a statement, Ashraf … Continued

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By Seyit Aydogan   TORONTO (AA): A top court in Canada’s Quebec province has ruled in favor of a woman after a judge told her Muslim headscarf violated the rules of courtroom modesty. On February 2015, Rania El-Alloul was told … Continued

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By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA) :Hundreds of Muslims on Wednesday flocked to Virginia in support of a mosque’s request to be allowed to conduct basic religious services. A public hearing was held in Fairfax County to decide whether an … Continued

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By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 13 people were killed and more than 20 wounded when a suicide bomber targeted an election rally in eastern Afghanistan, an official confirmed Tuesday. The bomb blast targeted the political … Continued

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By Meltem Bulur (AA): A mosque in the northwestern city of Gladbeck was vandalized Sunday night. The attackers wrote racist slogans and drew swastikas on the windows and walls of the mosque.   A statement from the Turkish Consul General of the … Continued

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By Hakan Mehmet Sahin   EDIRNE, Turkey (AA): At least five people were killed when an inflatable boat carrying irregular migrants sank off Turkey’s northwestern Edirne province, security sources said on Sunday. The boat capsized off the coastal Sultanice town … Continued

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