Gen. John Campbell made the statement at a hastily arranged Pentagon news conference. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 16:58 GMT
The preliminary investigation by NATO revealed Afgahn forces had requested air support from US forces that resulted in the bombing of a Medecines Sans Frontieres and the deaths of at least 22 people.
People survey damage caused by clashes between Turkish security forces and PKK militants in the city of Cizre September 12, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 14:40 GMT
A statement from the office of Turkey Interior Minister, Selami Altinok, said more than 2,000 militants had been killed in 4,328 security operations.
The video of the assault, and images of the waiter's injuries, spread quickly over social media. (Twitter)
October 05, 2015 - 14:14 GMT
Egyptian citizen Khaled Othman was assaulted Friday night by a Jordanian parliament member, along with others at his workplace in a restaurant in the city Aqaba in Jordan.
Palestinian youth run from tear gas fired by Israeli security forces during clashes over the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, on September 29, 2015, at the main entrance of the West Bank city of Bethlehem. (AFP/Musa al-Shaer)
October 05, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Twelve-year-old Abed al-Rahman Shadi Obeidallah was shot in the chest by Israeli forces during clashes in Aida refugee camp in Bethlehem.
A security check outside the Green Zone in Baghdad, March 2013. (AFP/Ali al-Saadi).
October 05, 2015 - 13:23 GMT
A statement released by the office of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said opening the four square miles of fortified area is part of a reform package promised to the Iraqi people.
Yemeni women take part in a demonstration on October 4, 2015 in front of the United Nations (UN) office in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, against ongoing military operations carried out by the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 05, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Yemeni women gathered outside the United Nations office in the capital city of Sanaa to protest the Saudi-led relentless offensive.
Lebanese security forces conduct operations in the country's Bekaa Valley. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 12:33 GMT
A second bomb was discovered after security forces cordoned off the area. No injuries were reported int the attack.
Israeli police stand in front of Damascus Gate in Jerusalem, October 5, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
UN chief Ban ki-Moon appealed for calm in Jerusalem and the West Bank following days of ongoing violence.
Israeli soldiers walk towards Palestinian protesters during clashes near the illegal Jewish settlement of Bet El in the West Bank, October 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 11:51 GMT
Hundreds of Palestinians were injured during clashes with settlers and Israeli troops in the past 24 hours, according to the Palestine Red Crescent Society.
Pope Francis leads a mass for the opening of the synod on the family on October 4, 2015 at St Peter's basilica in Vatican. (AFP/Tiziana Fabi)
October 05, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
In a letter to unidentified Maronite officials, Pope Francis urged Lebanon's Christian leaders to unite to fill the country's presidential vacuum.
Russian Air Force Su-24 bombers fly Feb. 11 during a military exercise in southern Russia. (AFP/Sergey Venyavsky)
October 05, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
A Russian plane reportedly violated Turkish air space in the Yayladagi/Hatay region when it was intercepted by two F-16s from the Turkish Air Force, which were patrolling the region.