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Iraqis walk past the wreckage of a vehicle in the aftermath of a bomb explosion in Baghdad's Al-Karkh district on December 4, 2016. (AFP/Sabah Arar)
December 04, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Daesh has been stepping up its attacks in different parts of Iraq in revenge for the heavy hits the group has taken in the Mosul fight.
Syrian Ahmed H listens to the verdict at the Szeged town court on November 30, 2016. A Hungarian court jailed a Syrian man for 10 years for allegedly inciting a border riot by migrants last year, ruling it an
December 04, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The man was handed a ten year jail sentence on charges of terrorism.
Afghanistan's security force and rescue personnel and NATO troops inspect the site of a suicide attack. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Local residents said the fighting had ceased but Taliban militants still existed in various parts of the district.
A handout image made available by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on March 11, 2013, shows women attending the Shura Council in the capital Riyadh on March 10, 2013. (File photo)
December 04, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Ten women members retained their posts out of 30 women appointed by the late King Abdullah to the Council for the first time in royal decrees issued in January 2013.
Since the 2013 military coup against President Mohamed Morsi, Egyptian authorities have cracked down on the tunnels along border with the Palestinian territory. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The workers had gone missing when a cross-border tunnel collapsed a week ago.
Moroccan security forces patrol the streets of Casablanca. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The Moroccan Interior Ministry said on Saturday that the unidentified man had been cooperating with a terror cell that was busted in France in November.
Demolitions of Palestinian structures and homes in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem have seen an unprecedented surge this year. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
According to the brothers, they had attempted to obtain a license from the Jerusalem municipality over the past two years, but all their efforts were rejected.
Reinforcements have been deployed by Hadi
s ex-government to the war-torn country’s Red Sea shoreline. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The former government now aims to push the Houthis back “from the western coast and Bab al-Mandab [Strait],” a Yemeni source said.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini at EU headquarters in Brussels, May 27, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Foreign policy chief Mogherini says time to decide on Syria's future even fighting continues in Aleppo and elsewhere.
Smoke billows from the southern suburbs of Aleppo during fighting between regime forces and rebel fighters on December 3, 2016. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
December 04, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Government forces advanced further into the besieged enclave on Saturday, capturing the Jazmati district after taking the neighbouring Tariq al-Bab district the previous day.
Palestinian protesters hold posters during a demonstration against administrative detention and in support of Palestinian prisoner Bilal Kayed (portraits) on August 24, 2016 at Damascus Gate, a main entrance to Jerusalem's Old City. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
December 04, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
PPS said that Muhammad Ahmad al-Najjar, 32, a husband and father of two from the al-Fawwar refugee camp in the southern occupied West Bank district of Hebron, declared the boycott after being sentenced to a six month stay in Israeli prison without charge or trial.
Moroccan women protest extremism in this file photo. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A rifle, ammunition "and documents inciting towards jihad" were seized during the operation on Thursday, the ministry said in a statement.
Without elaborating, John Kerry said both countries saw the situation as urgent and were not waiting for the change of US administration. (AFP/File)
December 03, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Lavrov told a news conference the road to eastern Aleppo was now safe for humanitarian convoys.
Egypt has banned all but police-sanctioned protests since Sisi came to power. (AFP/File)
December 03, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Rights groups have been calling for the amendment of the draconian protest law since its issuance in November 2013. The 25 article legislation outlines regulations and conditions for peaceful protest which practically ban protests.
Iran's Parliament is preparing legislature that would force the government to resume nuclear activities halted under the JCPOA.
December 03, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Under the JCPOA, Iran put limitations on its nuclear program in exchange for the removal of international sanctions against the country.
Another 73 per cent consider that the Article increases pressure on women to marry their rapists with the same number considering that the Article reflects society's preference for preserving a family's 'honour', rather than seeking justice for a woman's suffering. (AFP/File)
December 03, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Local NGO organises visual performance outside of parliament of a woman dressed in a white dress made out of bandages.