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Israeli settlers set fire to two cars belonging to Palestinians Thursday, spraying racist graffiti nearby. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
March 05, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Israeli settlers set fire to two cars belonging to Palestinians Thursday, spraying racist graffiti nearby.
Islamist rebels wore gas masks before heading for battle with Syrian regime forces in 2013. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 14:35 GMT
Almost a year after Obama said chemical weapon use was a "red line," the US is calling for action against the Syrian regime.
President Hadi is trying to have international aid transferred to Aden, which has become a stronghold for the leader and a center of support. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
President Hadi is trying to have international aid transferred to the Central Bank of Aden, a source said Thursday.
Mohamed Ibrahim has been replaced as interior minister in a cabinet reshuffle Thursday. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 13:46 GMT
Mohamed Ibrahim has been replaced as interior minister in a cabinet reshuffle Thursday.
Volunteer Shiite fighters work with Iraqi forces to fight Daesh near the city of Tikrit. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 13:43 GMT
28,000 individuals flee ongoing violence in the city of Tikrit, as Iraqi forces and allies launch a massive attack against Daesh to reclaim Salahuddin province.
The Syrian regime attacked the city with a barrel bomb and killed at least 18 civilians, a monitor said Thursday. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 12:59 GMT
The Syrian regime attacked the city with a barrel bomb and killed at least 18 civilians, a monitor said Thursday.
The extremist militants set fire to Iraqi oil wells to try to hinder aerial attacks Thursday.
March 05, 2015 - 12:44 GMT
The extremist militants set fire to Iraqi oil wells to try to hinder aerial attacks Thursday.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 12:15 GMT
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced that Turkey will not provide ground troops to Iraqi and Kurdish forces in the effort to reclaim the city of Mosul from Daesh in April.
The kidnappers are presumed to be members of al-Qaeda. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 11:57 GMT
After being kidnapped by al-Qaeda members in July 2013, Iranian diplomat Nour-Ahmed Nikbakht has since been released from captivity.
Iraqi government forces and allied militias take position on the side of a road in the northern part of Diyala province, bordering Salahuddin province, as they take part in an assault to retake the city of Tikrit from Daesh. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 11:43 GMT
Iraqi government forces, backed by Shia volunteer fighters, battle Daesh in the northern province of Salahuddin, killing ten militants in the process.
The individuals were charged for various crimes, including  “terrorist acts, shootings, drug trafficking, arms smuggling, the possession of weapons.
March 05, 2015 - 10:47 GMT
Almost 1,000 individuals were arrested in the month of February for various charges, including terrorism, indicating a rapid decline the country's security situation.