An Israeli border guard (R) fires a rubber bullet towards Palestinian stone throwers during clashes near an Israeli checkpoint in the West Bank town of Hebron on October 6, 2015. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
October 07, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
A Palestinian was shot and killed by Israeli forces after allegedly stabbing an Israeli soldier and stealing his gun in Kiryat Gat.
The niqab is viewed by ultra-conservative Muslims as a sign of modesty. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 14:21 GMT
Seventy-seven niqab-wearing faculty members from Cairo University are filing suit over a recent decision by the school's president to ban all niqab-wearing faculty from teaching.
A member of the Kurdish Peshmerga walks by the Khubbaz oil field, some 25 kilometers west of the northern city of Kirkuk in Iraq, as smoke billows in the background on February 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Daesh militants stormed the Khabbaz oil field near Kirkuk and set it ablaze on Wednesday,
Bernardino Leon, the UN’s special envoy for Libya, speaks at a press conference regarding negotiations between Libya's rival factions. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 13:21 GMT
After months of tense negotiations, Libya's rival factions may have finally agreed on the formation of a unity government.
(From L) Doctors Without Borders, also known by its French name Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), Lead Counsel Francoise Saulnier speaks, flanked by MSF International President Joanne Liu and General Director of MSF Switzerland Bruno Jochum, during a press conference in Geneva on October 7, 2015, on the bombing by US forces of a hospital of the medical charity in Kunduz, Afghanistan. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)
October 07, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Dr. Joanne Liu, president of Doctors without Borders (MSF) International, condemned the US airstrike on a Kunduz hospital and demanded ICC probe into the incident.
A screenshot taken from one of Daesh's countless propaganda videos shows a militant carrying the extremist group's flag. (
October 07, 2015 - 12:36 GMT
A survey of the group's online activity over one month this summer revealed Daesh published 1,146 pieces of propaganda, or 38 pieces a day.
Numerous smuggling plots were foiled over the course of five years. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Local authorities in Europe working with the FBI foiled numerous attempts by smugglers to provide Daesh with nuclear materials, according to an AP report.
A Syrian refugee child eats food which her mother collected from rubbish in the Eminonu district of Istanbul.(AFP/Bulent Kilic)
October 07, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Oxfam criticized the intentional community's efforts to address Syrian's food needs both inside Syria and abroad.
Palestinian protesters (L) hurl stones towards Israeli settlers during clashes in the West Bank village of Burin on October 3, 2015. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
October 07, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
Two Palestinians were injured when a group of Israeli settlers stormed Dar Salah village and opened fire.
US airforce F-16 warplanes lining to take off from the Incirlik Airbase. (AFP/Tarik Tinazay)
October 07, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The offer to help coordinate aerial strikes in Syria was made following increased tensions after Russia recently violated Turkey's air space.
Palestinians are blocked by Israeli security forces after they closed an alley of the Muslim quarter in the Old City of Jerusalem on October 7, 2015. An Arab woman stabbed a Jewish man in a new knife attack in Jerusalem's Old City before being shot and seriously wounded by her victim, Israeli police said. (AFP/Thomas Coex)
October 07, 2015 - 10:54 GMT
Medical sources told media that the woman was alive and sustained serious injuries.