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Dozen Yemenis killed, scores wounded in Aden clashes

Dozen Yemenis killed, scores wounded in Aden clashes

At least 12 people were killed and more than 130 wounded in clashes between government forces and southern separatists in Yemen’s coastal city of Aden, according to the health ministry.…

Ex-US envoy says Rohingya panel a ‘whitewash’, quits

Ex-US envoy says Rohingya panel a ‘whitewash’, quits

A veteran US diplomat has resigned from an international panel set up by Myanmar to advise on the Rohingya crisis, saying it was conducting a “whitewash”. Bill Richardson, a former member of Bill Clinton…

Far-right politician converts to Islam, quits AfD party

Far-right politician converts to Islam, quits AfD party

A leading politician from the Alternative for Germany (AfD) has converted to Islam and resigned from his position with the anti-Muslim party, the party has confirmed. Arthur Wagner, a leading…

I research Islam and eventually became a Muslim

I research Islam and eventually became a Muslim

By Poncardas Romas : I was born on December 2, 1959, in Kawit, Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte, Philippines. Since birth my parents were devoted Seventh Day Adventists, one of the…

Deaths reported in shelling of Syria’s Damascus

Deaths reported in shelling of Syria’s Damascus

Five people have been killed in artillery fire in the Syrian capital, Damascus, according to a UK-based war monitoring group. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), which gathers details of…

Turkey’s troops cross over into Syria’s Afrin

Turkey’s troops cross over into Syria’s Afrin

Turkey’s prime minister says ground troops have crossed into the Syrian enclave of Afrin as part of an operation against Syrian Kurdish armed group YPG. In a press conference in…

Yusuf al-Qaradawi sentenced to life in prison in Egypt

Yusuf al-Qaradawi sentenced to life in prison in Egypt

An Egyptian military court has sentenced eight people to death, including four in absentia, for alleged involvement in acts of violence in 2015. Another 17 people were sentenced to life…

Schools to lead Expo 2020’s ‘Sustainability Champions’ programme

Schools to lead Expo 2020’s ‘Sustainability Champions’ programme

Expo 2020 Dubai, in collaboration with the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment and the Ministry of Education, launched the ‘Sustainability Champions’ programme for all schools across the UAE aimed…

Rohingya refugees to return ‘within two years

Rohingya refugees to return ‘within two years

The UN has raised concerns over the return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees, who fled a military crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, within the next two years as agreed upon…

‘Beyond comprehension’: Myanmar admits killing Rohingya

‘Beyond comprehension’: Myanmar admits killing Rohingya

Amnesty International has called for an independent investigation as the Myanmar army admitted for the first time that its soldiers murdered 10 Rohingya Muslims. The remains of the victims in question were found…

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