International

Trial Set for Khairullozhon Matanov

On Friday, July 18 at the federal courthouse in Boston, the initial status conference hearing took place for Khairullozhon Matanov

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July 24, 2014

Syria Says Hopes New Peace Mediator Will Be “Fair”

Syria urged a newly appointed international mediator to be “objective and honest” as he seeks an end to the country’s civil war, Syrian state television reported on Wednesday.

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July 24, 2014

Germany’s Mesut Ozil donates World Cup bonus money to children in Brazil

The midfield wiz, who plays his club soccer for Arsenal in the Premier League, confirmed his donation through the BigShoe charity on his Facebook page Wednesday. The money goes to pay for surgeries for kids in need.

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July 24, 2014

Kucinich: USA’s Tacit Consent to Invade Gaza

Israel, with its overwhelming military strength, is attacking and invading Gaza in violation of international and U.S. law.

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July 24, 2014

Turkish PM Erdogan Says Israel ‘Surpasses Hitler in Barbarism’

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan accused Israel on Saturday of having “surpassed Hitler in barbarism”

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July 24, 2014

“Don’t Cry for Aafia”

Yvonne Ridley writes from Karachi, Pakistan on the case of Dr Aafia Siddiqui, who has been sentenced by the US to 86 years in prison. Yvonne discusses her case, raising issues in relation to the War on Terror and Pakistani society.

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July 17, 2014

“Rachel Weeping for Her Children”

Rachael still wails for her children…

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July 17, 2014

Community News 16-30

Dozens of Canadians of all faiths and backgrounds gathered outside the Ontario legislature to protest against the violent attacks being carried out against Muslims in Sri Lanka.

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July 17, 2014

The Algebra of Injustice Against Palestinian Children

“Everyone in Shuafat loved Mohammad.”

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July 17, 2014

The True Gaza Back-Story that the Israelis Aren’t Telling this Week

OK, so by this afternoon, the exchange rate of death in two days was 40-0 in favour of Israel. But now for the Gaza story you won’t be hearing from anyone else in the next few hours…

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July 17, 2014

President Obama Hosts Iftar Dinner at the White House

By Rumana Ahmed President Barack Obama hosts an Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan in the State Dining Room of the White House, July 14, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) Last night, President Obama hosted his sixth Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan at the White House, an annual tradition started by First Lady Hillary Clinton […]

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July 17, 2014

Pakistan’s Battery-Powered Toy Chickens

The ongoing military offensive against terrorists yet again proves that pivotal decisions on national security in Pakistan are taken exclusively by the military high command. The politicians are obsessed with the illusions of power and senseless rhetoric…

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July 17, 2014

Facts: Israel / Palestine

By Robert Barsocchini How the Western media sees the brutality. Gaza (along with the West Bank and East Jerusalem) is occupied Palestinian territory underinternational law, determined by the vast majority of the world, as well as the highest court in the world, the UN’s International Court of Justice. Gaza cannot commit aggression against Israel, since […]

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July 17, 2014

China Bans Ramadan Fast in Xinjiang Region

Civil servants, students and teachers in its mainly Muslim Xinjiang region have been banned from taking part in the fast.

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July 10, 2014

“Don’t React Negatively. Watch the New Government Carefully”: Badruddin Ajmal

An interview with Badruddin Ajmal

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July 10, 2014

No Islamic State Based on Terror

One cannot establish an Islamic state by means of terrorism, and acts of barbarism like beheading people are methods that will only establish a satanic state, said Muzammil Siddiqi, a leading Muslim American scholar when speaking with Sunday’s Zaman.

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July 10, 2014

Three Israeli Settlers And the Searing Hypocrisy of the West

Since the teens went missing from Gush Etzion, a Jewish-only colony in the West Bank, Israel has besieged the 4 million Palestinians …

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July 10, 2014

ISIS and Their Black Flags

if a narration with a weak chain speaks about a future event and that event plays out exactly as recorded in the narration, then the narration can be strengthened…

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July 10, 2014

Pakistan Bombing Linked to US Pressure

On Wednesday, July 2, the Pakistani lawmakers amended Pakistan’s anti-terrorism law, doubling the maximum prison sentence for those convicted of “terror offenses” and allowing security forces to detain suspects for up to 60 days…

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July 10, 2014

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