September 24, 2016 - 10:50 GMT
Sources belonging to both the Syrian military and the militants confirmed the recapture of the Handarat camp on Saturday.
September 24, 2016 - 10:41 GMT
Supporters of the so-called Islamic State Emir in Ain el-Hilweh, Imad Yassine, have shifted their allegiance to the Nusra Front, which rebranded itself as Jabhat Fateh al-Sham in July when it split from the al-Qaida movement.
September 24, 2016 - 08:54 GMT
Moroocco has made an official request to join the African Union (AU) again more than four decades after leaving the pan-African bloc in protest at Western Sahara’s membership.
September 24, 2016 - 07:57 GMT
The catastrophe highlights the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe, where citizens of war-torn nations are taking great risks to relocate to a safer country. Many of the migrants were from Syria, Yemen and Africa.
September 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Trump praised Sisi's 'tough approach' to dealing with militants and extremists in Egypt.
September 24, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
On Friday Aleppo saw the heaviest-yet bombardment, expected pave the way for a ground offensive by Syrian government forces.
September 23, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The US-based cleric says Erdogan has only used the aftermath of the coup to solidify his power in Turkey.
September 23, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Three of the 15 seats were won by women candidates from Zarqa, Amman, and Jerash.
September 23, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Egypt opened the crossing on Sunday to allow pilgrims to return home after Eid al-Adha.
September 23, 2016 - 12:50 GMT
Egyptian security forces have recovered nine more bodies after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants sank off the coast.
September 23, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The President of the Palestinian Authority accused Israel of evading international initiatives aimed at ending the occupation.
September 23, 2016 - 08:03 GMT
It was also announced that there would be no re-vote held in the Central Badia district, where votes were stolen and then returned.
September 23, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The civilians were killed when the strike hit a residential area of Hodeidah.
September 22, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The activists are aiming to block the construction of two controversial landfills east and south of Beirut.
September 22, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The women were arrested as they were trying to depart for Yemen together with children and Yemeni smugglers.