Access to clean drinking water has been an ongoing struggle for Aleppo residents. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
A Syrian regime airstrike hit a water treatment plant, risking millions of civilians' access to clean water.
Smoke rises from the city of Taiz after fighting between the Houthi and pro-Hadi militants. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
December 01, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi warplanes have been targeting residential areas in Yemen this week, causing multiple civilian casualties.
Syrians check a damaged house, reportedly hit by US-led coalition air strikes, in the village of Kfar Derian in the western Aleppo province on September 23, 2014. (AFP/Sami Ali)
December 01, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Indiscriminate aerial assaults by the US and Russian-led coalitions have killed 2,800 civilians in Iraq and another 1,200 civilians in Syria.
Demonstrators outside the presidential palace in Cairo on June 30, 2013. (AFP/Mahmud Khaled)
December 01, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Egypt's statistics agency said the population inside Egypt will reach 90 million, with an additional 8 million Egyptians living abroad.
Israeli security forces arrest a Palestinian man (2-R), who is suspected of stabbing and wounding a woman in north Jerusalem earlier in the day, in an Ultra-Orthodox neighborhood in the center of Jerusalem, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
December 01, 2015 - 12:31 GMT
A 14-year-old, a 19-year-old, and two men in there early 20's were arrested after Israeli forces ransacked their homes in Abu Riyala.
Human rights groups have likened the state of migrant laborers in Qatar to modern-day slavery, as workers are restricted in their ability to change work and leave the country. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Qatari government recently passed revisions to the "kafala" laws, meant to reform the rights of migrant laborers in the country; however, Amnesty International says these reforms have had little impact.
Relatives of Lebanese soldiers and policemen kidnapped by jihadist groups from the eastern border town of Arsal last year, react following the release of their loved ones on December 1, 2015. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
December 01, 2015 - 12:11 GMT
The sixteen Lebanese soldiers held captive by al-Nusra Front have been released to Red Cross.
Iraqi army forces drive through the embattled Anbar province. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
The Iraqi army issued a TV broadcast urging civilians in Ramadi to leave immediately.
Israeli security forces take aim during clashes in the Palestinian town of al-Bireh on the outskirts of Ramallah in the West Bank, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
December 01, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
19-year-old Palestinian Maram Ramiz Hassouna has been identified by her family.
Egyptian election officials sit in an empty polling station during the first phase of parliamentary elections on October 19, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The polls opened in Egypt today at 9 am and will remain open until 9pm.
Relatives of Lebanese soldiers kidnapped by militants in early August 2014 watch news reports about the anticipated release of their loved one in downtown Beirut on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
December 01, 2015 - 09:49 GMT
The 16 Lebanese servicemen were delivered by pick up to the location where they will be exchanged for Nusra militant prisoners.
Emrati soldiers at a military demonstration. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 09:06 GMT
The UAE announced Monday that they will take an active military role against Daesh and al-Qaeda in Syria.
Saudi Arabia has one of highest rates of capital punishment in the world. Representational image. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 08:41 GMT
Al-Qaeda threatens retaliation attacks if Saudi goes through with the planned executions of more than 50 people for "terrorist crimes."
A Lebanese Red Cross ambulance carries the body of Mohammed Hammiya, executed last year by Nusra Front, after it was handed over to the authorities on December 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 08:09 GMT
The body of Mohammad Hammieh was transferred to the Red Cross in Beirut for DNA testing.
A Turkish military vehicle parked near Turkey's border with Syria. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 07:40 GMT
A Turkish military source said six PKK militants and one Turkish soldier were killed in the fighting.
Israeli soldiers stand next to commuters at a bus station where a Palestinian attacker stabbed an Israeli woman before being shot dead by Israeli security forces, near the Gush Etzion junction south of Jerusalem on November 22, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
December 01, 2015 - 07:23 GMT
A 40-year-old Israeli man was lightly wounded in the attack.