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Palestinians look at the damage as they stand in a house set on fire by Jewish settlers and where 18-month-old Palestinian toddler Ali Saad Dawabsha died on July 31, 2015, in the West Bank village of Duma.  (AFP/Thomas Coex)
August 04, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Meir Ettinger, a leader of a local Jewish extremist group, was arrested in Safed for "nationalist crimes."
A picture shows two burnt trucks reportedly set on fire by Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants in Tunceli, eastern Turkey, on August 2, 2015. (AFP/Stringer)
August 04, 2015 - 07:52 GMT
In light of recent violence between Turkish forces and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), the US has called for the two parties to resume peace talks.
The victims were executed over two days for reportedly refusing to marry Daesh militants. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Daesh extremists executed 19 women for refusing to marry militants in the group's stronghold of Mosul.
South Korean intelligence reported scud missiles launched from Yemen into Saudi Arabia were of North Korean origin. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
South Korean intelligence reported scud missiles launched from Yemen into Saudi Arabia were of North Korean origin.
Syrian refugee children open their books as they await lessons in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
A father found his 12-year-old boy hanged inside a room at a north Lebanon school where he teaches Monday.
The US last weekend conducted its first drone strike missions out of Turkey, the Pentagon said Monday. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 19:37 GMT
The US last weekend conducted its first drone strike missions out of Turkey, the Pentagon said Monday.
Trainees prepare for an exercise during a US-led training program fro Syrian rebels. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 19:11 GMT
A member of the newly-trained Syrian rebel forces backed by the US military is believed to have been killed in clashes last week, marking the force’s first battlefield casualty.
The military court Monday sentenced a man to three years of hard labor after being convicted of connections with Daesh and al-Nusra Front. (Wikimedia Commons)
August 03, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
The military court Monday sentenced a man to three years of hard labor after being convicted of connections with Daesh and al-Nusra Front.
The Palestinian Authority foreign minister reported Friday's deadly Duma firebombing attack to the International Criminal Court on Monday. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 17:50 GMT
The Palestinian Authority foreign minister reported Friday's deadly Duma firebombing attack to the International Criminal Court on Monday.
Smoke billows on the horizon as supporters of exiled Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi block a road in al-Mansura, east of Aden, on April 29, 2015. (AFP/Saleh Al-Obeidi)
August 03, 2015 - 17:37 GMT
Forces loyal to Yemen's government began an offensive to retake the largest military base near Aden.
Tens of thousands of Egyptians have returned to Egypt in an effort to escape the deteriorating security situation in Libya. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 17:34 GMT
Two-hundred and ten Egyptians fleeing Libya arrived in Egypt after being permitted to pass through Salloum border crossing in Marsa Matrouh governorate on Sunday.