Israeli security forces clash with Palestinian protesters, who were prevented from entering the Al-Aqsa mosque compound to attend Friday prayers, on October 2, 2015, at Jerusalem's Old City Lion Gate outside the Al-Aqsa mosque compound. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
October 07, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
The attack allegedly happened on Wednesday at Jerusalem's Lion Gate.
The US-led coalition has been bombing Daesh targets in Iraq since August 2014. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Italian officials said the country would discuss with its allies whether it would participate in US-led coalition airstrikes against Daesh in Iraq.
A video grab made on Oct. 6, 2015, shows an image taken from footage made available on the Russian Defense Ministry's official website on Oct. 5, purporting to show a Russia's Su-24M bomber dropping bombs during an airstrike in Syria. (Russian Defence Ministry/AFP/Getty Images)
October 07, 2015 - 08:58 GMT
Airstrikes targeted the territories of Hama and Idlib on Wednesday.
Russia launched an air campaign against Daesh targets last week. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Health workers from a hospital in the Syrian town of Anadan accused Russia of killing two children during an airstrike.
A Palestinian protester throws a tear gas canister back at Israeli soldiers during clashes near the entrance to Bethlehem, October 6, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 07:55 GMT
Clashes in the coastal city of Jaffa erupted late Tuesday with three Israeli police officers injured. Hundreds of Palestinians took to the streets in support of the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
A girl looks through a train window heading to Serbia from the Macedonian-Greek border near Gevgelija on October 6, 2015. (AFP/Robert Atanasovski)
October 07, 2015 - 07:38 GMT
The EU's process of identifying whether a person is a refugee or economic migrant during registration is giving way to what appears to be detention centers in disguise, warned a senior UN official.
Daesh militants have stepped up targeting mosques and religious centers in Yemen. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 07:35 GMT
A bomb blast carried out by Daesh militants targeting a mosque in Sanaa killed at least seven people.
UN chief Ban ki-Moon called for calm as violence continues between Israelis and Palestinians. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 07:27 GMT
UN chief Ban ki-Moon said he was 'alarmed' by ongoing clashes between Israelis and Palestinians in Jerusalem and the West Bank.
Twenty-two people were killed when NATO forces struck the MSF hospital in Kunduz. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
US General John Campbell admitted the MSF hospital in Afghanistan was "mistakenly struck' in an airstrike after 22 people were killed in the attack.
Egyptian security forces arrest Muslim Brotherhood supporters during a rally in Cairo December 30, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The Turkey-based ‘Egyptian Revolutionary Council’ made the comments in a statement commemorating the 42nd anniversary of the 6th of October War.
While some 100,000 refugees are living in camps in Jordan, it is the vast majority of urban refugees who are feeling the strains of recent budget cuts the most. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Unable to work, refugees in Jordan rely heavily on aid from organizations like the World Food Program, which has been forced to make drastic budget cuts in recent months.