Egyptian security forces patrol the street in military combat gear. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The suspects were detained in security raids following a drive-by shooting that killed four policemen.
Hundreds of mourners follow a vehicle transports the coffin of killed Kurdish Lawyer Tahir Elci during his funeral the day after his assassination in Diyarbakir, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Ilyas Akengin)
November 29, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
Tahir Elci, 49, the president of Diyarbakir Bar Association, was killed in Diyarbakir’s Sur district just after he spoke at a news meeting.
Family members of Lebanese servicemen being held by militants hold up portraits of their loved ones during protests. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
Prime Minister Tammam Salam was set to attend international talks on climate change in Paris.
Palestinians rush to help a demonstrator, wounded in the eye, during clashes with Israeli security forces following a demonstration against Israeli occupation, in the Palestinian town of al-Bireh on the outskirts of Ramallah in the West Bank, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
November 29, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Israeli forces fired live ammunition as a means of crowd dispersal, injuring at least 12 Palestinians.
Egyptian women march in Cairo on International Women's Day. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
The move is part of an effort to appoint female judges in a male-dominated field.
EU leaders are offering extensive aid packages and renewed accession talks in exchange for greater cooperation from Turkey on the current migrant crisis. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
EU heads of government view Turkey as the first line in slowing the flow of refugees and migrants into the continent.
Cumhuriyet published a story on the search, stating that Turkey was sending weapons to Syria. The Editor in Chief is also being accused of espionage and of aiding an armed group. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
The three suspects are linked to an investigation involving the search of trucks belonging to the Turkish intelligence in January.
Earlier this year, Daesh published online the executions of two activists from the Syrian city of Raqqa. (YouTube)
November 29, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, 53 people in Syria were executed by the militant group last month alone.
Iran is shutting down inactive centrifuges and revamping its nuclear plan. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Iran is shutting down thousands of unused centrifuges, as part of their nuclear deal for other countries to lift sanctions.
Carson ignited controversy last week when he compared Syrian refugees to
November 29, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
In an interview with the Telegraph, Ben Carson said he believed ousting Hosni Mubarak in 2011 was a mistake.
Afghan children line up for their polio vaccinations. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Seventy-five children are showing symptoms of polio in the Helmand province, where over 10,000 could not access polio vaccines this year.
A tourist walks past beach chairs at the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
While French authorities have not placed a travel ban to the Sharm, citizens have been advised against all but necessary travel there.
Israeli policemen search for a Palestinian man, who is suspected of stabbing and wounding a woman in north Jerusalem earlier in the day, in a neighborhood in the centre of Jerusalem, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
November 29, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Israeli forces conducted overnight raids in the West Bank, arresting 15 Palestinians, most of whom were from Hebron.
Pope Tawadros II. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
While Pope Tawadros II is in Jerusalem for a funeral, he refused to travel to Ramallah in solidarity with the Coptic travel ban.
German Bundeswehr troops depart for NATO mission in the Middle East. (AFP/Kay Nietfeld)
November 29, 2015 - 13:13 GMT
The soldiers will provide reconnaissance to the French military mission.
Turkish border guard patrol the southern border with Syria. (AFP/File)
November 29, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Turkish police have been capturing and deporting multiple Daesh suspects and others trying to illegally enter the country.