September 01, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
During a visit to the pinch-point refugee location of Calais, European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans announced plans to construct a 1,500-capacity refugee camp where asylum seekers have set up a makeshift camp.
September 01, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
In addition to the 1,250 cases of forced disappearances, The Egyptian Coordination for Rights and Freedoms recorded more than 200 cases in which the individual reported missing was never located.
August 31, 2015 - 19:48 GMT
The 19 civilians killed in terror attacks in Turkey since July 9 included three children and an Iranian national.
August 31, 2015 - 18:08 GMT
Forty schoolgirls were hospitalized in an incident initially reported as a poisoning attempt by Taliban members.
August 31, 2015 - 16:47 GMT
Renewed clashes in the Syrian border town of Zabadani have left six militants dead as Hezbollah and the Syrian army continue their advance two days after the collapse of a ceasefire.
August 31, 2015 - 15:37 GMT
Syrian officials said the ancient structure may have survived Daesh's attempted destruction.
August 31, 2015 - 15:17 GMT
A Fatah official in Ain al-Hilweh said the group controls four of the 11 districts in the camp.
August 31, 2015 - 14:34 GMT
A total of 17 cases of the respiratory syndrome have been recorded in Jordan since 2012.
August 31, 2015 - 13:48 GMT
Luxembourg urged an emergency meeting to discuss a crisis that "has recently taken unprecedented proportions," it said in a statement.
August 31, 2015 - 13:09 GMT
Lebanese security said the militant confessed to recruiting for Daesh and fighting for the extremist group.