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Church Opens Doors To Muslim Worshippers So They Can Have A Place To Pray

"It is a great sign and it brings joy in Ramadan and joy amid this crisis," said Mohamed Taha Sabry, the mosque's imam.

No Faithful, No Cash: Lockdown Proves Critical For German Mosques

Mosques in Germany that depend on donations from Friday prayers face bankruptcy as the coronavirus lockdown strips them of their only source of income.

Saudi-Led Coalition To Announce Yemen Ceasefire At Midnight

The suspension in fighting, expected to go into effect on Thursday, was agreed in part to avoid a potential outbreak of the new coronavirus in Yemen

‘Look Beyond The Veil’, Says Israel’s First Hijab-Wearing Lawmaker

A female Muslim lawmaker from Israel’s Arab minority is set to become the first in parliament to wear a hijab, or head scarf, after Arab parties won their largest ever showing in this week’s election.

Palestinians Declare State Of Emergency Over Coronavirus: Prime Minister

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas declared a 30-day state of emergency on Thursday after coronavirus cases were reported in the West Bank town of Bethlehem.

Gunman Fires At Indian Protesters After Threatening ‘Final Journey’ Live On Facebook

Gunman taken into police custody after he fired at protesters near Jamia Millia Islamia university, injuring a student.

‘Blindsided by the beauty’: architects struggle to save Cairo’s historic heart

Alaa al-Habashi was looking for ingredients for a Ramadan feast when he stumbled on an Ottoman-era mansion being used as a slaughterhouse and butcher's...

Thousands Mourn Yemeni Children Killed By Saudi Air Strike

Thousands of mourners gathered to bury dozens of children killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike on a bus in northern Yemen.

Saudi Arabia Arrests Two More Women’s Rights Activists

Human Rights Watch (HRW) said authorities arrested Samar Badawi and Nassima al-Sadah in the past two days.

How Myanmar Forces Burned, Looted And Killed In A Remote Village

Buddhist villagers and Myanmar troops killed 10 Rohingya men in Myanmar's restive Rakhine state. Reuters uncovered the massacre and has pieced together how it unfolded.

Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian In West Bank Raid

Israeli forces shot dead at least one Palestinian during a raid in the occupied West Bank.

Trump Announce Cuts In ‘Security Assistance’ For Pakistan

Donald Trump plan to cut off “security assistance” to Pakistan, after the White House warned Islamabad it would have to do more to maintain U.S. aid.

U.N. Vote On Call For U.S. Jerusalem Decision To Be Withdrawn

The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Monday on a draft resolution that would insist decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and must be rescinded.

Turkey Seeking To Annul Trump Decision On Jerusalem At U.N.

Turkey is launching an initiative at the United Nations to annul a decision by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Saudi-led coalition kills 39 in Yemen

Saudi-led coalition kills 39 in strike on police camp in Yemen capital: witnesses.

Trump Asks Saudi Arabia To Allow Immediate Aid To Yemen

Donald Trump called for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to immediately allow humanitarian aid to reach the Yemeni people

U.S. Calls Myanmar Operation Against Rohingya ‘Ethnic Cleansing’

The United States on Wednesday labeled the Myanmar military operation against the Rohingya population “ethnic cleansing”

Hariri To Return To Lebanon In Next Two Days

Saad al-Hariri, Lebanon's prime minister said, he was fine and would return to Lebanon in the next two days.

Fifty African Teenage Migrants ‘Deliberately Drowned’ Off Yemen

Roughly 50 teenage Somali and Ethiopian migrants were "deliberately drowned" early on Wednesday by a smuggler who forced 120 passengers into the sea off Yemen's coast.

Suicide Bomber Attacks Near Iraqi Embassy In Afghan Capital Kabul

A suicide bomber attacked a police compound and the nearby Iraqi embassy in Kabul on Monday, security officials in the Afghan capital said.

Thousands Rally In Istanbul Against Israel’s Al-Aqsa Mosque Measures

Thousands of people rallied in Turkey's largest city on Sunday against security measures Israel has imposed at the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.