In brief

Iran pilgrims flock to Saudi in diplomatic icebreaker

Morocco's "mule" women eke out a living on Spanish enclave border

Turkey opposition chief vows to defy Erdogan 'threats'

Qatar crisis shakes East Africa, a home to Gulf militaries

Myanmar violence drives Rohingya Muslims to cross into Bangladesh

India ruling highlights disputed Muslim 'instant divorce'

Two million pilgrims converge on Mecca for the hajj

'Not afraid': Defiant Barcelona marches against terror

U.S. aid cuts to Egypt 'will not alter Sisi's behaviour'

Clear progress for integration of Muslims in Western Europe

Fresh violence kills 32 in Myanmar's Rakhine State

French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo draws more controversy with new cartoon on Islam

Egypt blocks website of media watchdog Reporters Without Borders

Group of Gazan children get first glimpse of Jerusalem

Erdogan tells Turks in Germany to vote against Merkel

Muslims fear anti-Islam backlash in tolerant Barcelona

Spanish town struggles to reconcile locals as extremist cell

Egypt′s crusade against critical media continues: authorities block access to

Saudi king orders reopening of Qatar border to pilgrims

War court poised for historic ruling on Timbuktu jihadist rampage

Nigeria's Chibok girls say kidnap by Boko Haram was accidental

U.S. State Dept. report on religious freedom slams Middle East allies

New details emerge of dissident Saudi princes' abductions

Racial politics haunt Republican party in the Trump era

Macron seeks release of French reporter detained in Turkey

Gulf realpolitik as Muqtada al-Sadr visits Saudi and UAE

Indonesian president calls to safeguard pluralism from extremist threat

'Meet a Muslim' events hope to dispel misconceptions

Erdogan, eyeing 2019 election, marks 16 years of his party's rise

German nationalists pull anti-Islam pig poster

Death sentences of Shias point to limits of Saudi reforms

Henry Kissinger: Destroying IS could lead to ′Iranian radical empire′

Aid group: Yemen airport closure killed more people than airstrikes

Artist targets Twitter with offline hate tweets

Ex-war crimes prosecutor quits panel probing Syria abuses

Quebec Muslims to have their own cemetery

OIC and UN working together to solve Rohingya refugee crisis

Israel moves to ban Al Jazeera broadcasts, revoke press credentials

Qatar hits back at rivals with Neymar soft power play

Where is my name? Afghan women fight for their own identity

UN urges all countries to keep weapons from terrorist groups

Islamic school seeks to steer sons of militants to new path

Clerics offering religious edicts in Cairo metro stir debate

Muslim states slam 'provocative' Israel actions in Jerusalem

Highest Dutch court orders government to fund new Islamic school

Malaysia sparks anger with ban on moderate Islam book

Schoolgirls in Iraq's Mosul aim to catch up on lost years

Stranded Yemenis, thousands of others stand to lose "golden ticket" to U.S.

Arab nations ready for Qatar dialogue with conditions

Shia leader Sadr makes rare visit to Saudi Arabia

For Palestinians, holy site showdown represents rare victory

Turkey's Erdoğan says Israel damaging Jerusalem's "Islamic character"