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Refugees at the Turkish-Syrian border, which US intelligence officials claim is too porous to Daesh fighters. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 07:04 GMT
US intelligence chief: combating Daesh is not Turkey's top priority.
The countries relocated their embassies to Aden, a port city on the southern coast of Yemen. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Saudi and Qatari ambassadors resumed their work in the southern Yemeni city of Aden, reported a Hadi-aid on Thursday. The embassies in Sana'a were evacuated in mid-February due to security concerns.
The officers will be held for four days pending investigations into the death of Karim Hamdy. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The officers will be held for four days pending investigations into the death of Karim Hamdy.
Sweden is a country that offers blanket asylum to Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 21:30 GMT
A Swedish court on Thursday sentenced a former Syrian rebel to five years in prison for war crimes.
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis.
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February 26, 2015 - 19:13 GMT
It's "the most significant agreement since the peace treaty with Jordan," an Israeli energy official said Thursday.
Separatist leaders in southern Yemen on Thursday rejected a proposal to move the capital to Aden. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
February 26, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Separatist leaders in southern Yemen on Thursday rejected a proposal to move the capital to Aden.
Turkish authorities detained the former police chief for a prominent journalist's death Thursday. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 26, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Turkish authorities detained the former police chief for a prominent journalist's death Thursday.
Thursday's donation is Japan's largest-ever single contribution to the UN relief agency. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
Thursday's donation is Japan's largest-ever single contribution to the UN relief agency.
Iraqi women held signs that read,
February 26, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
A younger cohort of women are seeking to either join their fighter husbands or find partners in Daesh, an official said Thursday.
Three Bahrainis were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison Thursday after being charged of killing three policemen. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
February 26, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Three Bahrainis were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison Thursday after being charged of killing three policemen.