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Japan’s Airports Open Prayer Rooms

International airports in Japan are striving to become friendlier to Muslims amid a steep increase in visitors from the Islamic world

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January 23, 2014

Blank Check: Iran War

By Patrick J. Buchanan Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani speaks to journalists during a news conference in New York September 27, 2013. New Iranian President Rouhani said on Friday he wanted talks with major powers on Iran’s nuclear program to yield results in a short period of time and that the improved mood in U.S.-Iranian relations […]

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January 23, 2014

Bleak Prospects For Syrian Geneva II Negotiations

With the Geneva II negotiations set to take place in less than a week, there are several obstacles to the negotiations making any sort of breakthrough.

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January 16, 2014

The Trouble With Chris Christie

Christie is the caricature of a Third World despot…

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January 16, 2014

Syrian Government Forces Advance As Rebel Infighting Rages

The Syrian government has retaken territory around the northern city of Aleppo, the military said on Tuesday…

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January 16, 2014

Islam: Fastest Growing Religion in UK

Islam is the fastest growing religion in UK

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January 16, 2014

Brotherhood Crushed, Egypt Sets Sights On Hamas

After crushing the Muslim Brotherhood at home, Egypt’s military rulers plan to undermine the Palestinian militant group Hamas

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January 16, 2014

Egyptian Polls Close After Final Day Of Voting On Constitution

Polls across Egypt closed on Wednesday evening after a second and final day of voting on a draft constitution that could pave the way for a presidential bid by army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

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January 16, 2014

Inter-Rebel Clashes Reported In Syria

“The world media have been reporting widespread clashes between ISIS, and a coalition of rebel groups opposed to the Al-Qaeda affiliated organization.
These clashes mark yet another turning point in the Syrian conflict….”

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January 9, 2014

Attorney Lynne Stewart Released from Prison!

Famous civil rights defense attorney Lynne Stewart was freed from Carswell medical prison in Texas …

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January 9, 2014

Kerry: Saudi King Backs Israeli-Palestinian Push

Saudi King Abdullah offered his “enthusiastic support” to U.S. efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday.

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January 9, 2014

Protesters, Filmmaker Traverse Egypt’s Transition In ‘The Square’

By Mary Milliken Egyptian director Jehane Noujaim poses for a portrait in Los Angeles, California 12/17/13. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Three years after Egyptian-American filmmaker Jehane Noujaim waded into Cairo’s Tahrir Square to document the early rumblings of revolution, the army governs Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood is back underground and protesters are on […]

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January 9, 2014

Israel’s Africans Protest–Thousands Of African Migrants Protest Outside Israeli Parliament

By Ori Lewis An African migrant takes part in a protest opposite the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, in Jerusalem January 8, 2014. Over ten thousand migrants gathered on Wednesday for a fourth day of protests against Israel’s detention policy toward migrants it sees as illegal job-seekers. REUTERS/Baz Ratner JERUSALEM (Reuters) – More than 10,000 African […]

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January 9, 2014

AFMI Convention Rewards Best Muslim Students Across India

AFMI’s convention draws cream of Indian students to Guwahati

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January 2, 2014

What Mother Mary Means to Me

By Afeefa Syeed The house in which Mary is purported to have lived her last years, located in Mt. Koressos in the vicinity of Ephesus, near Selçuk in Turkey. At Christmas time I hum along to the Little Drummer Boy song. I always wanted to be that drummer who gave a gift to the new […]

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January 2, 2014

Al Jazeera Says 3 Journalists Held In Egypt After Broadcast

The logo of Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite news channel is seen in Doha February 7, 2011. REUTERS/ Fadi Al-Assaad CAIRO (Reuters) – Al Jazeera said Egyptian security forces arrested three of its journalists after the interior ministry accused the Qatar-based television channel of broadcasting illegally from a hotel suite together with a member of the […]

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January 2, 2014

Open Todashev Letter to President Obama

Abdulbaki Todashev, representing the interests of his son – Ibragim Todashev Dear Mr. President, Abdulbaki Todashev I am writing to you being dictated by the call of my soul and the unalleviated pain of a father whose son was ruthlessly killed. I am not asking you to share my pain but I am asking you, […]

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January 2, 2014

Analysis: Domestic Concerns Drive Oman’s Foreign Policy

Traditionally reticent Oman has become unusually assertive in opposing a Saudi plan for Gulf Arab states to close ranks against Iran

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December 26, 2013

France To Maintain A Headscarf Ban Despite Legal Advice

France decided on Monday to maintain a ban on Muslim headscarves for volunteer school monitors despite a warning that it overstepped the law requiring religious neutrality in the public service.

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December 26, 2013

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