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A policeman was killed Wednesday when an explosive device went off in North Sinai's al-Arish city. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 20:42 GMT
A policeman was killed Wednesday when an explosive device went off in North Sinai's al-Arish city.
Twenty people in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra inside an amphitheater, the monitor said Wednesday. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 20:29 GMT
Twenty people in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra inside an amphitheater, the monitor said Wednesday.
Blair sent his letter of resignation to UN Sec. Gen. Ban Ki-Moon. (AFP/Shaun Curry)
May 27, 2015 - 16:07 GMT
Blair sent his letter of resignation to UN Sec. Gen. Ban Ki-Moon.
Turkish authorities said Wednesday they will continue to keep their promises to Gaza after the World Bank said the country had not fulfilled its pledges. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 15:51 GMT
Turkish authorities said Wednesday they will continue to keep their promises to Gaza after the World Bank said the country had not fulfilled its pledges.
The Assyrian flag. (AFP/Mohammed Sawaf)
May 27, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Assyrian Christians can return home after Syrian Kurdish fighters reclaimed the city from Daesh.
The Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders addresses the Pegida rally in Dresden. ‘We have had enough of the Islamisation of society,’ he said. (AFP/Getty Images/Robert Michael)
May 27, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Infamously racist far-right politician Geert Wilders requested a cartoon exhibition of Prophet Mohammad, leaving many Dutch Muslims angered.
Zakariya Ashiq, 20, left the UK last year in an attempt to join Daesh in Syria. (West Midlands Police)
May 27, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
A 20-year-old British national was found guilty on charges of terrorism after trying to join Daesh in Syria last year.
A Yemeni soldier loyal to the Shia Houthi movement checks cars in the capital Sanaa, May 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 12:04 GMT
At least 30 people were killed and over 100 others injured after a series of Saudi airstrikes hit security headquarters in Sanaa Wednesday.
At least 22 Hezbollah fighters have been killed since the group launched an offensive against Nusra Front in Qalamoun. (Hezbollah press office)
May 27, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Hezbollah fighters Wednesday reportedly killed a group of Nusra Front militants in Qalamoun, retaking control of the area.
A Bahraini Shiite woman clashes with riot policemen on May 23, 2015 in the village of Jidhafs, west of Manama, after a protest in solidarity with the victims, a day after a Daesh suicide bomber attacked a mosque in the Shiite-majority Saudi city of Qatif. (AFP/Moahmmed al-Shaikh)
May 27, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
Khalid Abdul Aal has been sentenced to one year behind bars for making remarks against the Al Khalifa regime.
Iraqi security forces accompanied by Shia militias drive through the al-Nibaie area, north-west of Baghdad, to combat Daesh, May 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
Iraqi forces backed by Shia militias retook control of two areas in southern Ramadi Wednesday, according to a government official.