Philippines military aims to end battle before end of Ramadan
Philippines troops launch a fresh offensive in the southern city of Marawi against Islamist militants, aiming to wrap up the fighting before the end of Ramadan.
Aerial footage shows aftermath of massive Kabul truck bomb
At least 80 people were killed and hundreds wounded Wednesday when a massive truck bomb ripped through Kabul's diplomatic quarter, bringing carnage to the streets of the Afghan capital just days into the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan.
In Sudan, the first iftar of Ramadan takes place in the street
Residents of Khartoum break the fast on the first day of Ramadan by enjoying the traditional dish assida, a porridge-like lump served with stews, in the street with neighbours and passers-by.
Two men killed after stopping anti-Muslim rant
Two men were stabbed to death in the U.S. city of Portland on Friday when they tried to stop their attacker from harassing two women because they appeared to be Muslim, on the eve of Ramadan, police said.
Obama says U.S. will prevail in terrorism fight by working with Muslims
At a White House event to celebrate the Eid holiday that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, President Obama says that it is a 'difficult time' for Muslim Americans, and says the United States must work with Muslims to defeat terrorism.
Suicide bomb hits Islam's second-holiest site in Saudi Arabia
A suicide bombing near the main mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia, killed four security staff on Monday, on the penultimate day of the holy month of Ramadan.