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Millions of Iranians are took to the streets across the country to commemorate the anniversary. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 08:54 GMT
On February 11, 1979, the 22nd of the month of Bahman on the solar calendar year of 1357, the monarchy of the Pahlavi regime in Iran was overthrown after months of public unrest and protest.
Jordan's King Abdullah urged concerned parties to continue contributing aid to assist with the influx of Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 07:53 GMT
“The northern border of the Kingdom is tight and safe, and our Arab Army and security bodies are capable of protecting it," Abdullah said.
UNICEF has long warned about the dire humanitarian situation of children in the impoverished country. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
February 11, 2016 - 07:06 GMT
UNICEF which has again raised the alarm about what many are calling the world’s forgotten war.
Dubai's ruler, His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 05:51 GMT
The recent appointments, announced on Twitter, represent the largest ministerial shake-up in UAE history.
A fighter from the Kurdish People Protection Unit (YPG) walks between sandbags on the front line in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakeh on September 4, 2015 (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
February 11, 2016 - 05:28 GMT
Minnigh Air Base was the lat remaining militant-held base in the Syrian region of Aleppo.
Syrian migrants and refugees wait in front of the Turkish Oncupinar crossing gate, near the town of Kilis, to return to Syria on February 9, 2016. (AFP/Bulent Kilis)
February 11, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
TTurkish premier Ahmet Davutoglu dismissed as hypocritical EU criticisms of Turkey's continued border closure.
A woman takes part in a rally in memory of Italian student Giulio Regeni, on February 6, 2016. (AFP/Mohamed el-Shaed)
February 10, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
Egyptian investigators have tracked the last movements and calls made by Italian national and Cambridge PhD student Giulio Regeni.
File photo shows Egypt's Cairo court. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Anas al-Fekky had been referred by prosecutors to court on accusations of "illegally obtaining" around $4.3 million.
The mother of Omar Maddi, 16, is comforted by a relative as she mourns the death of her son in the al-Mizan hospital in Hebron on February 10, 2016 after he was killed by Israeli security forces in Al-Arroub refugee camp. (AFP/Hazem Bader)
February 10, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Tear gas, rubber bullets, and live fire were all used during clashes in al-Arrub refugee camp.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on February 10 accused the United States of creating a
February 10, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan was enraged after a US delegation met with PYD fighters in Kobani.
Rosin said having the committee draft a bill suggested by the prime minister turns the panel into a puppet show, using the rules of democracy to harm anyone who doesn't agree with the government. (AFP/Eric Feferberg)
February 10, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
A bill proposed to allow 90 MKs to vote out a colleague in Israel turned into row that accomplished nothing.
Turkish riot police use water cannon to disperse protesters on Istiklal avenue in Istanbul on February 8, 2016 during a demonstration against the curfew in Cizre. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
February 10, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Turkish soldiers and police clashed with PKK militants in two separate incidents.
Palestinians say that UNRWA's aid cuts will
February 10, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A small group of Palestinians blocked the entrance to the UNRWA offices in Beirut protesting what they say is a death sentence in aid cuts.
Syrian children in Jordan are facing the risk of sexual exploitation. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
Jordan is taking steps to fight human trafficking and the sex trade of Syrian girls.
Anisa Makhlouf died February 6 at age 86. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Ahrar Al-Sham sends Grad missiles to funeral of Assad's mother.
Protesters hold Bahraini flags. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Four protesters have been handed ten-year sentences for "an attack on police forces."