Kurdish president: We have deal with US and Baghdad to keep...

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani said Wednesday that Kurdish forces would not withdraw from lands they reclaimed from ISIS before...

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(Latakia, Syrian Regime) Ghadir* admits that he didn’t pray before he started attending the Shia Ar-Rasul al-Aazam compound in Latakia. While there has been a...

The Iraqi Women Daring to Show their Real Faces

More than 10,000 civilians have fled Islamic State group-held Mosul and made their way to refugee camps spread across northern Iraq. Aid groups are gearing...

Is Salafism leading to Radical Islam?

By Z. Fareen Parvez, University of Massachusetts Amherst The Trump administration has been using the phrase “radical Islam” when discussing the “war on terror.” From his...

Are Egyptians Once Again Coming Together to Overthrow Dictatorship?

Unknown groups within Egypt called for protests on 11th November against the rising prices free-fall of Egyptian currency and the dictatorial regime of Sisi...

Pokemon Fatwa: Why do Muslims feel their clerics are letting them...

Pokemon Go has become a rage across the world including Middle-East. No wonder, it has now attracted the attention of clerics. 16 years ago, Clerics...

The Syrian Civil War and The Hope for Peace

This morning, while turning the pages of my newspaper, an article caught my attention, while my eyes managed to skip the remaining interesting piece...

1.5 Million Muslims across the Globe arrive at Mecca for Hajj

Over 1.5 million Muslims across the globe have arrived at Mecca for performing Hajj, an annual pilgrimage, one of the five pillars of Islam. The...

Sea of protesters swamp Jakarta

Tens of thousands of Muslims poured into central Jakarta today to protest against the city’s governor, a Christian accused of insulting the Koran, fuelling...

Muqtada Al-Sadr urges Iran to end negative regional policies as Rouhani...

Baghdad, Iraq:  Iraqi Shia cleric and firebrand political Muqtada al-Sadr has congratulated Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani for re-election, but urged the Islamic republic to...

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