Palestinian Mohammed Halabi (C), the Gaza director of World Vision, a major US-based Christian NGO, looks on during his indictment at a district court in the southern Israeli city of Beersheva on August 4, 2016. (AFP/Dudu Grunshpan)
March 23, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Australia suspended funding to World Vision after allegations were made by the Israeli government that the NGO was funneling millions of taxpayer dollars to Hamas.
A man pulls a cart in front of a huge portrait of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Taksim Square in Istanbul on March 15, 2017. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
March 23, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Once angling to win EU membership, Turkey's president now appears bent on poisoning the relationship, distancing the country from Europe just weeks before the referendum that may give Erdogan even more power.
A Daesh militant in Raqqa, Syria (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The last functioning hospital in Syria's Raqqa is only treating Daesh fighters, leaving civilians without any access to healthcare, activists say.
An armed police officer stands guard in Parliament Square, opposite the Houses of Parliament in central London. (AFP/Daniel Leal-Olivas)
March 23, 2017 - 08:01 GMT
An attack in the heart of London has left five people dead, including the attacker, and 40 wounded, according to police.
Yemeni women at the scene of an airstrike, March 18 (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Leading human rights group Amnesty International has crticized the US and UK for the "shameful contradiction" of providing aim to Yemen while supplying arms to Saudi Arabia, which has been bombing the country for two years.
Members of Hamas. (AFP/Fayez Nureldine)
March 23, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Hamas has drafted a new political programme it hopes will improve ties with neighbouring Egypt and the West, and present a more moderate image that could get it removed from Western "terrorism lists".
Italian navy rescuers help refugees to climb on to their boat in the Mediterranean. (AFP/Getty Images)
March 23, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
European and North African nations will step up military operations to target human traffickers in a bid to stymie migration flows, according to a deal reached on Monday.
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas (C-L) Palestinian chief negotiator, Saeb Erekat (2-L), Arab League Secretary General Nabil al-Arabi (2-R) speak during a meeting of Arab foreign ministers, on May 28, 2016. (AFP /STRINGER)
March 22, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The Palestinian cause will be granted huge attention in the coming Arab summit. The Palestinian Authority wishes to reformulate solutions and present them at the talks.
Jordan's top court rejected a Criminal Court decision to ease the jail term for two men who murdered their sister in the name of family
March 22, 2017 - 17:04 GMT
'We want to send a strong message to the people that killing women in the name of family honor will no longer be tolerated by our court and we chose Mother’s Day to send this message,' one of the judges said in a statement.
Kurdish YPG fighters in Syria. (AFP/File)
March 22, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
According to the US-backed YPG, the assault killed at least 10 civilians on the Syrian side.
London's Westminster Bridge and Houses of Parliament. (Shutterstock)
March 22, 2017 - 15:17 GMT
An assailant has been shot by armed police outside the Houses of Parliament in Britain's capital, London, after he stabbed a police officer inside the perimeter of the parliament building.
Archival image shows rubble from bombed-out buildings in the city of Raqqa, November 2014 (AFP)
March 22, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the US-led international coalition against the Islamic State [Daesh] bombed a school being used as a shelter, killing at least 33 civilians.
Libyan forces patrol in Benghazi in April (AFP)
March 22, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Video has emerged that appears to show forces commanded by Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar executing prisoners in Benghazi.
A view of Kuwait's parliament. (AFP)
March 22, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
A Kuwaiti politician has said that he wants to try to expel Israel from an international association of parliaments.
A smoke plume rises in Gaza City after a reported Israeli airstrike on March 18, 2017. (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
March 22, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Local witnesses reported tank shelling and heavy shooting in the eastern border of the Gaza Strip.
The fighting has caused a humanitarian crisis. More than 350,000 have been displaced and the temporary camps are over flowing. (AFP)
March 22, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Government forces are said to be edging towards the al-Nuri Mosque where Daesh declared their caliphate in 2014.