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A Palestinian woman sits next to the remains of her home after it was demolished by Israeli bulldozers in the West Bank town of Hebron. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
168 homes were destroyed during the first half of 2016, leaving 740 Palestinians homeless.
Angela Merkel has repeatedly insisted that German borders remain open to refugees. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Merkel was forced to cut short her summer vacation, and is also holding her annual press event earlier than scheduled.
French President Francois Hollande said France should “use all its means” within the law to fight Daesh. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
“In the face of this threat that has never been greater in France and Europe,” Hollande said on Tuesday.
A Turkish national flag is seen on Eyup sultan mosque on July 26, 2016 in Eyup district in Istanbul, following the failed military coup attempt of July 15. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
July 28, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Meanwhile, the Turkish Prime Minister has warned that the government crackdown is not over yet, and there could be more arrests.
The missiles did not wound anyone in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Houthi rockets damaged a Quran school and nearby buildings in Jazan, Saudi Arabia.
Bedouin women from al-Turi family sit next to their destroyed homes in their village. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The demolition followed several weeks of Israeli bulldozers entering the community to level lands, which escalated to Israeli police conducting raids on the community and detaining several Bedouins after locals attempted to stop the bulldozers.
Daesh claimed responsibility for suicide bomb outside German music festival in Bavaria. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The Daesh extremist group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which saw a 27-year-old mentally disturbed Syrian asylum seeker injure 15 people in the Bavarian town of Ansbach by detonating a rucksack filled with explosives and shrapnel.
A member of the Libyan army on patrol in Benghazi. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The Shoura Council of Revolutionaries in Benghazi called on Libyans to fight the French intervention, which they believe is dividing the country's focus.
A pliceman stands near a migrant reception center on July 27, 2016 in Zirndorf, southern Germany, following an explosion of a suitcase. (AFP/Daniel Karmann)
July 27, 2016 - 18:04 GMT
Authorities believe a man and woman planted the makeshift bomb outside the center for migrants and refugees.
Qamishli, which is predominantly inhabited by Kurds, has regularly been targeted by bombings, many of which were claimed by Daesh. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 15:56 GMT
The head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, Rami Abdel Rahman, originally estimated the number killed to be 48, with more than 140 wounded.
A general view taken on May 16, 2016 shows graffiti in Gaza City commemorating the
July 27, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The Israeli navy has opened fire on fishing boats at least 139 times in the last year.
Protesters at the scene of the government raid against Zaman Newspaper. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The opposition newspaper was raided and taken over by the government earlier this year.
An unknown gunman opened fire on the office of Al Jadeed TV's chairman overnight on July 26, 2016. (Twitter/Al Jadeed)
July 27, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
It's not the first time the news broadcaster has faced threats and attacks.
Syrians gather around one of the bombed buildings in Qamishli on July 27, 2016. (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
July 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Two suicide bombings claimed by Daesh killed at least 44 people in Qamishli, near the Turkish border.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses people demonstrating against the military coup attempt in Turkey in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. (AFP/Yasin Bulbul)
July 27, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
When Prime Minister Binali Yildirim took office in May, he declared his government's first priorities would be to replace the current constitution with a presidential system.
Shia cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim has rejects the Barainin regime's accusations against him. (AFP/file)
July 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The Bahraini regime has pressed charges of “illegal fund collections, money laundering and helping terrorism” against Sheikh Qassim.