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A sign welcomes travelers to Sirte, Libya. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
July 25, 2016 - 07:18 GMT
Libyan militias are taking the fight against Daesh into their own hands - and are proving remarkably successful.
People mourn at a memorial on July 24, 2016 in front of the Olympia Einkaufszentrum shopping center in Munich, Germany, where an 18-year-old German-Iranian student shot and killed nine people. (AFP/Christof Stache)
July 25, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The teen had traveled to the scene of a previous massacre and taken photos there.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said he wants to focus on people from countries
July 25, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Trump says his idea of a ban is meant for people entering the US from countries 'compromised by terrorism.'
Police are seen arresting the man who began attacking people with a machete in the small town of Reutlingen in southwest Germany. (Twitter)
July 24, 2016 - 18:23 GMT
German police confirmed the man, armed with a machete, was a 21-year-old from Syria, but did not release his name.
A Turkish special forces police officer stands guard in front of the Istanbul Justice Palace on July 20, 2016, following the failed military coup attempt of July 15. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
July 24, 2016 - 17:51 GMT
The report from the rights group said accounts of 300 soldiers showed signs of having been beaten or raped while in custody.
A woman waves flags during a pro-Erdogan rally in Taksim square in Istanbul on July 22, 2016, following the failed military coup attempt of July 15. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
July 24, 2016 - 15:57 GMT
Turkey's main opposition party, the CHP, called for the rally condemning the coup attempt.
Israel had previously approved plans for 1,200 housing units to be built in the area. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Israel also recently announced plans to increase financial support to illegal settlements by $12.8 million.
Syrians look for victims under the rubble of a collapsed building following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighborhood of Sakhur in the northern city of Aleppo on July 19, 2016. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
July 24, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Earlier this week the UN Special Envoy for Syria said he hoped a new round of peace talks would begin in August in Geneva.
Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp in Lebanon is home to different extremist factions, and is sometimes used as a base for militants to plan attacks. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
The men had been hiding in the Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp and were affiliated with the Jund al-Sham group.
Relatives and friends inspect shoes and other belongings of those who were killed in the twin suicide attack, gathered on the ground at a mosque in Kabul on July 24, 2016. (AFP/Shah Marai)
July 24, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Funeral processions were held for those killed at the Deh Mazang Square during a peaceful demonstration by Shia Hazaras.
Supporters stands in front of a screen displaying a portrait of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a rally in Ankara on July 20, 2016. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
More than 2000 institutions affiliated with US-based preacher Fetullah Gulen are closed amid anti-coup probe
 Aleppo has been subject to fierce violence in and around the city. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
July 24, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
According to the Independent Doctors Association, four hospitals and the central blood bank were struck and are now out of service.
Airstrikes against civilians in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Aleppo has seen an uptick in airstrikes in recent days
An Israeli soldier fires tear gas canisters towards Palestinian protesters outside the compound of the Israeli-run Ofer prison, in the occupied West Bank. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
They are fighting Israel’s controversial policy of administrative detention -- internment without charge, almost exclusively used against Palestinian detainees.
An Afghan protester near the scene of the suicide attack that targeted minority Shiite Hazaras. (AFP/Wakil Kohsar)
July 24, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Putin made the announcement in a message of condolence sent to his Afghan counterpart Ashraf Ghani on Saturday.
An Iraqi firefighter works at the site of a Baghdad bombing claimed by the Islamic State group on July 3. (AFP/Sabah Arar)
July 24, 2016 - 08:39 GMT
A bomb attack that struck Kadhimiya, a Shia district of the Iraqi capital, Baghad.