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Medical aid workers help a man wounded by Daesh rocket fire in Kilis, Turkey. (AFP/Yasin Akgul)
May 03, 2016 - 12:46 GMT
Turkey launched another offensive against Daesh, as the militant organization continues to shoot rockets at the Turkish town of Kilis.
This file photo taken on April 7, 2016 shows Russian army sappers check for mines in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra. (AFP/Max Delaney)
May 03, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The documents reveal the extent of communication and coordination between two supposedly mortal enemies.
This picture taken on April 30, 2016 shows participants holding placard and candles during a vigil in Sydney for an Iranian refugee who died after setting himself on fire on the Pacific island of Nauru. (AFP/Saeed Khan)
May 03, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The UNHCR has said conditions in Australian offshore detention camps 'do immense damage to physical and mental health.'
Results of an airstrike on an MSF hospital in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 11:35 GMT
Syrian state media are reporting a number of people have been killed and injured in a rebel rocket attack on a government run hospital in Aleppo.
University of Jordan students perform communal funeral prayers for civilians killed in Aleppo this week. (Twitter/Rami Safadi)
May 03, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Thousands gathered at the University of Jordan campus to raise awareness about the deadly escalation of violence in Aleppo this week.
Thousands of activists, as well as several journalists, have been detained since former army chief and now President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi overthrew predecessor Mohamed Morsi in 2013. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
May 03, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Reporters in Egypt have been banned from covering certain issues, face censorship, physical violence and arrest when reporting in the field.
Jordanian supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood gather during a protest in the capital Amman on August 8, 2014. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
May 03, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The group comprises founding members of the Muslim Brotherhood and the Islamic Action Front in Jordan.
An Iraqi man chants slogans as other wave their national flag during a demonstration against corruption. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 09:42 GMT
People in nine Arab countries, including Egypt and Jordan, said they experienced worsening government corruption last year, according to a new study.
Women in Saudi Arabia will now have the right to receive a copy of her marriage contract and to check the details of it, including prenuptial agreements and whether the wife will be allowed to take a job. (File photo)
May 03, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Many Saudi women have had issues with proving their marriage was legitimate and with inheritance in the case of the husband's death.
rotesters said the government and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull should close the Pacific detention centres. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 08:53 GMT
Young Somali woman moved to Australia with critical injuries, days after Iranian man died after self-immolation on Nauru.
A file photo of a Palestinian youth throwing stones. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 08:27 GMT
Israeli police spokesperson Luba al-Samri said in a statement that unknown assailants opened fire at the house of a 50-year-old Palestinian in the Bedouin village of Tuba-Zangariyye in northern Israel, among other incidents.
Reports said that another batch comprising of some seventy refugees are to be flown to Italy in another three weeks. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 07:56 GMT
One hundred Syrian refugees, mostly women and children, were flown out from Lebanon through the Rafic Hariri International Airport as part of a project organized by Sant'Egidio Catholic community, the Federation of Evangelical Churches and the Valdese Evangelical Church.
Smoke rises on a main road in the Salaheddin neighbourhood of Aleppo following a reported air strike on April 24, 2016. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 07:26 GMT
At least three more deaths were reported in Aleppo on Monday as a result of Syrian government airstrikes.
Thousands of activists, as well as several journalists, have been detained since former army chief and now President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi overthrew his Islamist predecessor Mohamed Morsi in 2013. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
May 03, 2016 - 06:29 GMT
The two journalists, arrested during the Interior Ministry's storming of the press syndicate on Sunday, were accused of "spreading false news, inciting the public, and plotting to overthrow the regime."
Female cadets in training from Afghanistan. (Anadolu Agency)
May 03, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Since 2011, more than 2,600 Afghan policemen and women have trained in Turkey.
United Nations envoy for Libya Bernardino Leon. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The decision was described as highly controversial politically and legally, as the United Nations only recognizes the Unity Government as the representative of the Libyan people.