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The Jordanian pilot of a private jet for the bin Laden family was among the victims of a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport in the UK on Friday. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 09:48 GMT
The Jordanian pilot of a private jet for the bin Laden family was among the victims of a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport in the UK on Friday.
A young Palestinian looks on during clashes with Israeli security forces on a street leading to Duma village, on August 1, 2015. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 02, 2015 - 09:43 GMT
Eight Palestinian youths were shot with rubber bullets and injured by Israeli forces while attending a funeral for 17-year-old Laith al-Khaldi, who was shot dead by the IDF the day before.
Yishai Schlissel is seen on a stabbing spree in Jerusalem during a gay pride parade. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 09:19 GMT
Police were looking into the relationship between Yishai Schlissel, who fatally stabbed six during this year's gay pride parade, and the Jerusalem couple.
The National Defense Council of Egypt approved Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 08:57 GMT
The National Defense Council of Egypt approved Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad.
A woman holds a flag of jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan as she stands opposite Turkish riot police in Diyarbakir on August 1, 2015. (AFP/Ilyas Akengin)
August 02, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
PKK fighters drove an agricultural vehicle laden with two tons of explosives into a military police station in Agri province, located near the Iranian border.
Israelis hold placards during a demonstration on August 2, 2015 in Tel Aviv against the death of 18-month-old Ali Saad Dawabsha, the toddler who was burned to death by suspected Jewish extremists. (AFP/Jack Guez)
August 02, 2015 - 07:17 GMT
The arsonists behind the attack which killed an 18-month old Palestinian toddler and injured three other members of the same family are being held under administrative detention.
Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor called for the Taliban to continue its military campaign after replacing Mullah Mohammad Omar as supreme leader. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 06:51 GMT
Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor called for the Taliban to continue its military campaign after replacing Mullah Mohammad Omar as supreme leader.
Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) militants gather in the Qandil mountains. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The president of Iraqi Kurdistan called Saturday for the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) to withdraw from the region where the militant group has a number of bases after Turkish airstrikes killed at least eight civilians there.
The death toll includes 844 civilians and 488 Iraqi security forces. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
As many as 1,332 people were killed in violence across Iraq in July, according to a monthly report released on Saturday by the UN. Another 2,108 people –including both civilians and military personnel – were injured over the same period.
Egyptian soldiers stand guard in Sinai. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 01, 2015 - 20:41 GMT
A top Daesh-affiliated militant commander has been killed during an encounter with Egyptian army troops in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, military sources say.
Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah was in exile in Saudi Arabia for four months. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 01, 2015 - 18:31 GMT
Yemen's exiled prime minister, Khaled Bahah, arrived Saturday in Aden, four months after Iran-backed rebels forced his government to flee the southern city.