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An Israeli soldier fires tear gas towards Palestinian protesters during clashes in the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem on March 22, 2017. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Clashes erupted late Thursday night between locals of al-Jalazun refugee camp and Israeli forces shortly after Israeli forces shot and killed one Palestinian teenager, and critically injured three others in the same area.
A Bahraini boy is arrested during clashes with riot police in the village of Daih, west of Manama on 19 June, 2014. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Three people were sentenced to death by Bahraini courts on Thursday, over bombings that targeted police patrols in a majority-Shia village, the state-run news agency reported.
Meeting of former Lebanese prime minister Saad al-Hariri (L) with Gen. Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi (R) in Cairo. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said that he called on President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to take part in training the Lebanese army; a request to which Sisi responded favorably on Wednesday.
Declared illegal by the UN, Israeli settlements have massively expanded in recent years. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Israeli construction of illegal settlement homes in the occupied West Bank rose by 40 percent in 2016 compared with the previous year, official figures showed Wednesday.
Deteriorating humanitarian situation in Yemen. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Amnesty International on Thursday condemned the United States and Britain for transferring arms to Saudi Arabia to use in its war in Yemen.
A street in West Mosul during the government-led offensive to retake Iraq's second largest city from Daesh
March 23, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
More than 100 civilians were killed in a powerful explosion in a residential area of Mosul, Iraq, on Wednesday, an army officer and an activist said.
Syrian opposition forces near Raqqa, 2017. (AFP/ Delil Souleiman)
March 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Deputy UN Special Envoy for Syria Ramzy Ezzeldin Ramzy met on Thursday separately with regime and opposition delegations ahead of the formal start of a fifth round of peace talks in Geneva.
Palestinian women, 2015. (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Disabled people and women in protective custody in Jordan are being abused, mistreated and even tortured, a new EU-backed study has found.
An armed policeman guards the Houses of Parliament in London. (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 14:01 GMT
The assailant in London was a "soldier" of the extremist group Daesh, according to a statement from the group.
Palestinian children hold cutouts symbolizing the keys to houses left by Palestinians in 1948 as they take part in a rally on the eve of the 67th anniversary of the
March 23, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Police have reportedly refused to grant a permit for the upcoming “March of Return,” one of the annual events held by Arab Israelis to mark the Nakba — the “catastrophe” of the creation of the Jewish state.
Omar Barghouti. (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 13:05 GMT
After Israel arrests BDS founder Omar Barghouti over accusations of tax evasion, the movement has said the government is trying to tarnish the image of Barghouti.
Police officers patrol during rush hour at Victoria station in central London on March 23, 2017. (AFP/Daniel Leal-Olivas)
March 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Police say the suspect acted alone but was inspired by other international extremist attacks.
Palestinian Mohammed Halabi (C), the Gaza director of World Vision, a major US-based Christian NGO, looks on during his indictment at a district court in the southern Israeli city of Beersheva on August 4, 2016. (AFP/Dudu Grunshpan)
March 23, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Australia suspended funding to World Vision after allegations were made by the Israeli government that the NGO was funneling millions of taxpayer dollars to Hamas.
A man pulls a cart in front of a huge portrait of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Taksim Square in Istanbul on March 15, 2017. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
March 23, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Once angling to win EU membership, Turkey's president now appears bent on poisoning the relationship, distancing the country from Europe just weeks before the referendum that may give Erdogan even more power.
A Daesh militant in Raqqa, Syria (AFP)
March 23, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The last functioning hospital in Syria's Raqqa is only treating Daesh fighters, leaving civilians without any access to healthcare, activists say.
An armed police officer stands guard in Parliament Square, opposite the Houses of Parliament in central London. (AFP/Daniel Leal-Olivas)
March 23, 2017 - 08:01 GMT
An attack in the heart of London has left five people dead, including the attacker, and 40 wounded, according to police.