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A Palestinian boy sits on the rubble of a destroyed building following an Israeli air strike in the center of Gaza City on July 22, 2014. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Palestinian youth activists pioneered a campaign to mock the Israeli occupation by setting up 'checkpoints' throughout the Gaza Strip.
Nigerien soldiers patrol along the border on May 25, 2015. (AFP/Issouf Sanogo)
June 02, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
The explosion occurred in northeastern Borno State, which is a frequent target of Boko Haram; however, as of yet, no individual or group has claimed the attack.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures to the crowd as he arrives at a rally venue in Mathura on May 25, 2015. (AFP/Money Sharma)
June 02, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Narendra Modi's intention to visit Israel was announced Sunday. He will also travel to Palestine, Jordan, and Turkey.
Another 71 wanted individuals and 322 suspects were arrested during operations. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
The Egyptian military announced that 141 militants have been killed in North Sinai in the month of May alone.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (C) takes part in his swearing in ceremony for another term of five years at the parliament in Khartoum, on June 2, 2015. (AFP/Ashraf Shazly)
June 02, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir was sworn in for another five-year term. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya and Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe all attended the ceremony.
The Haditha Dam overlooking the Euphatres River. (AFP/Jaime Razuri)
June 02, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Water cuts could cause more Iraqis to flee the city of Ramadi, increasing the number if internally displaced people.
US-led coaltion airstrikes targeted Daesh positions in Iraq and Syria (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 14:55 GMT
The United States and its allies carried out ten strikes in Syria and five in Iraq since Monday.
An Israeli armored vehicle patrols along the Israeli-Lebanese border near the disputed Shebaa Farms. (AFP/Atef Safadi)
June 02, 2015 - 13:38 GMT
Earlier local media claimed Israeli forces performed airstrikes on a Hezbollah outpost.
Kemal Kilicdaroglu, leader of Turkey's main opposition party, addresses media in Istanbul, on May 21, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
The Chairman of Republican People's Party Kilicdaroglu accused Turkey's Supreme Election Board of acting like a subsidiary of the ruling Justice and Development Party.
An Israeli F-16 I fighter jet takes off from the Hatzerim air force base in the Negev desert. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 13:07 GMT
Israeli air raid targets east Lebanon border area near Brital.
Israelis take part in a demonstration in Tel Aviv called by members of the Ethiopian community against alleged police brutality and institutionalized discrimination, on May 3, 2015. (AFP/Jack Guez)
June 02, 2015 - 12:35 GMT
In light of recent unrest following an unprovoked attack against an Ethiopian IDF soldier, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu introduced new ministerial committee for the integration of Ethiopian-Israeli citizens into Israeli society.