Egypt's army operations during February killed at least 173 militants and destroyed a large number of militant hideouts, armed forced said Sunday. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 17:36 GMT
Egypt's army operations during February killed at least 173 militants and destroyed a large number of militant hideouts, armed forced said Sunday.
The Hazm Movement said its decision was aimed at stopping further bloodshed. (Al Bawaba/File)
March 01, 2015 - 17:12 GMT
The Hazm movement, a Syrian rebel group, has announced it is dissolving itself and joining a larger Islamist alliance.
The UN proposal sought to put an end to fighting in Aleppo. (Al Bawaba/File)
March 01, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Opposition figures and militants in Syria have turned down a UN proposal to suspend fighting in the city of Aleppo.
Zaatari refugee camp is located in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near Syrian border. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 15:08 GMT
The number of Syrians currently residing in Mafraq has reached 288,105, which is 88 percent higher the province's total population.
Bahraini protesters hold placards portraying Sheikh Ali Salman, head of the Shiite opposition movement Al-Wefaq, during a demonstration against his arrest. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 14:56 GMT
Seventeen people have been charged of forming a terror cell to carry out violent acts again security forces.
Plans for the boycott were announced last month. (AFP)
March 01, 2015 - 14:55 GMT
Eighty percent of shops in the West Bank have stopped carrying the products of six major Israeli food companies, according to a Palestinian activist.
Egypt's president is expected to meet with Saudi's new king. (Al Bawaba/File)
March 01, 2015 - 13:59 GMT
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi will meet with Saudi Arabia's new king in Riyadh on a scheduled visit.
Volunteer Shiite fighters, who support the Iraqi government forces in the combat against Daesh, fire a Howitzer artillery canon in the village of Awaynat near the city of Tikrit. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 12:04 GMT
The UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) announced that in the month of February at least 1,100 people have died in Iraq.
Yemeni protesters shout slogans during a demonstration against the Shiite Huthi movement, which overran the capital in September, on February 28, 2015 in Sanaa. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 11:16 GMT
Hadi's statements came during a speech he gave in the southern city of Aden, where he met tribal leaders and politicians from the southern provinces of Maarib, Al-Jawf and Al-Bayda.
Opposition fighters celebrate as they drive a pick-up carrying the bodies of fighters reportedly belonging to the government forces, through the eastern rebel-held area of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, after taking back government held areas in the surrounding countryside of the city on February 21, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 10:54 GMT
The Syrian army has made advances in the southern part of the country, while al-Nusra Front has pushed US-backed militias out of a strategic northern military base.
Vice-President of the Supreme Constitutional Court Egyptian judge Anwar al-Asi and a panel of judges attend a session at the Supreme Constitutional Court in Cairo on February 25, 2015 to determine if the House of Representatives parliamentary election law is constitutional. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
The ruling could postpone parliamentary polls set to start later in March.