February 11, 2016 - 15:23 GMT
A military spokesman indicated that the decision would take effect within two months.
February 11, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Ships already stationed in the Mediterranean will be redirected 'without delay' to monitor smuggling routes.
February 11, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Meanwhile, Iran-backed Houthi rebels made advances toward Sanaa.
February 11, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
After multiple tunnel collapses this week, Egyptian forces destroyed a major one linking North Sinai and the Gaza Strip.
February 11, 2016 - 13:34 GMT
In the latest video release from Daesh, a four-year-old boy is seen blowing up a car containing four men accused of spying.
February 11, 2016 - 13:20 GMT
A teacher opened fire at the Saudi Ministry of Education.
February 11, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Lebanese army conducted a sweep for terrorist activity and drug smuggling.
February 11, 2016 - 12:22 GMT
The Egyptian Doctor Syndicate rallied around doctors attacked and abused by police officers.
February 11, 2016 - 11:58 GMT
The assailants hurled Molotov cocktails and opened fire on their editorial headquarters using long-range rifles.
February 11, 2016 - 11:08 GMT
A split in the Qassam Brigades emerged after the group executed Mahmoud Rashid Eshtaiwi.
February 11, 2016 - 10:36 GMT
German and Turkish leaders requested support from NATO in the form of surveillance on the Syrian border and in the Aegean Sea.
February 11, 2016 - 10:02 GMT
Two railway cars overturned as the train hit a cement wall trying to avoid an oncoming train.
February 11, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Spain and New Zealand said that while the council has tried to keep the humanitarian and the political situations separate, the two are interconnected.
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.
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.