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Yemen Map of War, August 28 Update

(For a full size map please go to: http://southfront.org/yemen-map-of-war-august-28-2015/)

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and the Islamic State in Iraq and al Sham (ISIS) continue to use Saudi-led coalition victories as leverage to increase their territorial control and recruitment in Yemen.  536 more words

The International Reporter

Story of Isma'il (a.s)

One day, Abraham woke up and asked his wife Hajar to get her son and prepare for a long journey. In a few days Abraham started out with his wife Hajar and their son Ishmael. 3,564 more words

Prophets Of Allah

The Al Sadran palace in Imran, Najran

NAJRAN: The Al Sadran palace in Imran, Najran, is shown in these pictures released by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) , the structure represents the archicture popular in the area centuries ago.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi sentences chief of terrorist organization to 20 years in prison

Monday, 24 August 2015

The Saudi criminal court has initially sentenced Saleh Abdullah Al-Qar’awi to 20 years in prison over charges of heading the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, a militant group blacklisted in the Kingdom, Al-Khaleejonline.net reported on Sunday. 145 more words

Atmariar Gulf

Saudi sentences chief of terrorist organization to 20 years in prison

Monday, 24 August 2015

The Saudi criminal court has initially sentenced Saleh Abdullah Al-Qar’awi to 20 years in prison over charges of heading the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, a militant group blacklisted in the Kingdom, Al-Khaleejonline.net reported on Sunday. 145 more words

Islamic History

The oldest Qur’ans are actually in Yemen, in danger of being bombed

by Juan Cole

July 28, 2015

The discovery of a couple pages of a very old Qur’an (the Muslim scripture), probably from the 640s CE [“AD”], in a library in Britain, has provoked a good deal of press reporting. 1,221 more words

Islamic History

Backing a winner

Now that the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen has finally started seeing some major successes, there are calls for both sides in that country’s civil war to stop fighting and pursue peace talks. 788 more words

Furriners