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I find Internet the best for Dawa purposes

I find Internet the best for Dawa purposes

Born in Ohio, Aminah Fogarty was raised in a Roman Catholic, church-going family. She attended parochial schools from first grade through college. Here she narrates how she was attracted to…

Leaders agree joint military force

Leaders agree joint military force

The Arab League on Sunday called for the establishment of a voluntary, unified military force that member states can turn to when facing security challenges. The statement, issued in the…

Saudi Arabia claims success in airstrikes

Saudi Arabia claims success in airstrikes

A Saudi-led airstrike campaign targeting Shia rebels who control much of Yemen has pushed them out of contested air bases, the kingdom said, a day after Yemen’s president said the…

Reading The Prophet’s Biography Led Me to Islam

Reading The Prophet’s Biography Led Me to Islam

Before I was Muslim I was what you could classify as a “typical British lad”. I used to go out drinking on a Saturday evening, and all that kind of…

My Christian Upbringing Led Me to Islam

My Christian Upbringing Led Me to Islam

Melanie Jane is a new British revert to Islam. In this recording, she describes how she found Islam when she moved to work in Dubai. The following is a partial…

God Wanted to Guide Me

God Wanted to Guide Me

My name is Cindy Weber and I’m originally from Burlington, Wisconsin, and I converted to Islam 23 years ago. I was raised in the Catholic Church and I was taught…

Houthis told to ‘surrender’

Houthis told to ‘surrender’

Yemen’s president has called on Houthi fighters to “surrender” at a meeting of the Arab League in the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh, as Saudi-led air raids continued to…

Syrian rebels capture Idlib city

Syrian rebels capture Idlib city

Syrian rebels, including al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria, have captured the northwestern city of Idlib for the first time from forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad, activists and the rebels have…

Coalition air strikes target Houthi stronghold

Coalition air strikes target Houthi stronghold

Warplanes from a coalition led by Saudi Arabia have bombed the stronghold of Yemen’s Houthi fighters with strikes targeting arms depots and a number of military camps controlled by the…

Seven people killed in Somalia

Seven people killed in Somalia

Seven people have been killed in an attack on a hotel popular with government officials in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. The African Union mission to Somalia, AMISOM, confirmed that there…