May 29, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Iraqi forces have encircled Fallujah as part of a massive military operation to liberate the central city from the grip of the Daesh group.
May 29, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The revelation on Sunday suggested that prosecutors could potentially indict PM's wife on criminal charges based on the findings of the police investigation.
May 29, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The aim is to help students in primary and secondary schools learn critical thinking and democratic values. It will also include youth volunteering to help with the issue of youth unemployment.
May 29, 2016 - 12:12 GMT
Since mid-January, Daesh rockets have been targeting towns and cities in southern Turkey, close to the Syrian frontier. A total of 21 people, including Syrians sheltering in Turkey, have been killed and more than 70 others wounded.
May 29, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The death toll refers to the three accidents that took place on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and is based on survivors' accounts, agency spokeswoman Carlotta Sami said in Rome.
May 29, 2016 - 11:34 GMT
Six people were arrested near Bethlehem under suspicion of being part of a Hamas cell that plotted the Jerusalem bus bombing.
May 29, 2016 - 10:23 GMT
Jordan's King Abdullah II dissolved parliament and appointed Hani Al-Mulki to lead forming a new government.
May 29, 2016 - 09:40 GMT
A group of seven Daesh militants arrested in Aden was lead by a French national.
May 29, 2016 - 08:51 GMT
Afghan intelligence neutralized a suicide bomber intending to attack Kabul.
May 29, 2016 - 08:19 GMT
Kuwait transferred 47 Iranian prisoners to serve the remainder of their sentences in Tehran.
May 29, 2016 - 07:50 GMT
The final round of elections begin in North Lebanon today.
May 29, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Prisoners in the Assad-backed Hama prison have rioted, taking ten policemen hostage while demanding to be released.
May 29, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
The IDF created a special unit to handle the needs of Syrian civilians at the northern border.
May 29, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The body of al-Sharif was returned to the family on Friday after being held by Israeli authorities for over two months.
May 29, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The "entire area of A'zaz," near the Turkish border, was unsafe and civilians need a humanitarian corridor to be allowed to get to safety, Karl Schembri, spokesman for the Norwegian Refugee Council in the Middle East, told dpa.