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The allegations threaten to widen the growing rift between the two Palestinian factions. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 18:29 GMT
Hamas on Tuesday said more than 200 of its members had been detained by the Palestinian Authority, and that most had been tortured.
The number of recruits is far below expectations. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 17:08 GMT
The number of recruits being trained in the US anti-Daesh program is disappointing to say the least.
Wounded men rest in the Sadaka hospital in Aden, the largest city in southern Yemen, on July 5, 2015. Overwhelmed by the flood of sick and injured of a long conflict, Aden hospitals became hospices due to lack of beds and medicine. (AFP/Saleh Obeidi)
July 07, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Since the start of the crisis in Yemen, 1,528 civilians have been killed and more than 3,000 have been injured.
Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi march through Cairo on September 6, 2013, wearing the hand logo recently adopted by the group. (AFP/Gianluigi Guercia)
July 07, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Roughly 430 non-governmental organizations have been dissolved since February.
Jordanian security forces foiled an alleged Iranian terror plot. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
July 07, 2015 - 15:58 GMT
Iran is rejecting Jordanian state media reports that a suspect arrested in Jordan for allegedly planning attacks against the kingdom had ties to an Iranian group.
General John Allen is in Ankara to meet with Turkish officials to discuss the fight against Daesh, a source told AFP. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 15:10 GMT
The US special envoy for the coalition against Daesh was in Ankara Tuesday to meet with officials following speculation Turkey was considering a military intervention inside Syria
The wreckage of a burnt vehicle remains in front of burning shops following a bomb blast in central Nigeria (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
According to authorities, the blast was likely carried out by a suicide bomber.
Kurdish fighters are pictured during clashes with fighters from Daesh on the outskirts of the Syrian city of Hasakah on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Uygar Onder Simsek)
July 07, 2015 - 14:17 GMT
About 80 Daesh fighters have been killed by Kurdish fighters and intensified coalition airstrikes since Sunday morning, The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Federica Mogherini (L), High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attend a meeting at the table at the Palais Coburg Hotel, where the Iran nuclear talks meetings are being held, in Vienna, Austria on July 6, 2015. (AFP/Joe Klamar)
July 07, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The P5+1 countries will continue to meet over the next few days as a last ditch effort to come up with a final agreement on Iran's nuclear program.
It is unclear if the attack was deliberate or an accident due to expired food. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Nearly 150 Daesh militants sat down for a group Iftar in Mosul when they became ill from poisoned food. So far, 45 have died as a result.
Syrian emergency services personnel carry a wounded man into a make-shift hospital in the Qadi Askar district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on July 5, 2015. Two alliances of Syrian rebels battled to advance in government-held western Aleppo, seizing an army barracks in one district but losing ground in others, in some of the fiercest fighting in the city since the conflict began. (AFP/AMC/Zein Al-Rifai)
July 07, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Nusra Front claimed the suicide attack in western Aleppo. Immediately following the attack, opposition forces claimed to have stormed the district and seized control of a number of buildings.