Kurdistan's President Massud Barzani made the statement at a ceremony marking the one-year anniversary of the Yazidi massacre at the hands of Daesh militants. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 15:15 GMT
The president of Iraq's autonomous region of Kurdistan, Massud Barzani, promised Monday to avenge the Yazidi minority brutally massacred by Daesh in attacks that started in earnest a year ago.
Hundreds of Saudi-led troops have entered Aden after the port city was reclaimed by government forces. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 15:11 GMT
Hundreds of Saudi-led troops have entered Aden after the port city was reclaimed by government forces.
Fighters loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi walk in the Dar Saad suburb in the north of the southern embattled Yemeni city of Aden on July 29, 2015. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
August 03, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
A car bomb exploded in the town of Damat on Monday, as Saudi warplanes continue to conduct airstrikes across the country.
Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the comments on the country's Arabic-language news channel, al-Alam (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 13:28 GMT
A senior Iranian diplomat has ruled out any joint cooperation with the United States to fight against Daesh.
A Syrian air force fighter jet. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 13:02 GMT
The plane crashed into a rebel held town south of Idlib, near the Turkish border.
A fighter loyal to Yemen's fugitive President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi walks through the city of Aden, July 30, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Yemen's Port of Aden reopened days after the country's government announced recapturing the city from Houthi militants.
A photo released by US Central Command shows two US F-15 fighter lets flying over northern Iraq. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:52 GMT
An independent monitoring group released a report on Monday that said some bombings carried out by the US-led coalition against Daesh in Iraq and Syria likely have kill hundreds of civilians.
Clashes erupted in Jenin after Israeli forces stormed Palestinian houses in Ya'bad. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Israeli soldiers clashed with Palestinians early Monday following a series of raids in the West Bank city of Jenin.
The suspects were arrested for storming a police station in Ossem village, southwest of Cairo, in mid-2013. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The 27 Muslim Brotherhood members were acquitted of inciting violence and a joining a "terrorist group."
Lebanon's government has been in a political vacuum since failing to elect a president. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:13 GMT
The US outlined three "red lines" in order to preserve stability in Lebanon while the political crisis in the tiny Arab country continues.
John Kerry arrived in Qatar to reassure Arab officials about the Iran nuclear deal. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Qatar Monday for talks with his Arab counterparts on the Iran nuclear deal.