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The cousin of a victim prays at the site of a suicide bombing that targeted the Shiite Al-Anoud mosque in the Saudi coastal city of Dammam on May 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 14:44 GMT
Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry announced the reward Wednesay
The arrest of Egyptians traveling to Libya illegally is a near-everyday occurrence. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 14:31 GMT
Guards on the western border arrested 95 Egyptians trying to cross into Libya illegally.
Syrian men help an injured person following a reported barrel bomb attack by Syrian government forces that hit an open market in the northern city of Aleppo, on June 3, 2015, killing and injuring people. (AFP/Karam al-Masri)
June 03, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Two separate attacks targeted the towns of Tal Rifaat and Aleppo.
Egyptian police standing guard. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The assailants fled the scene following the attack.
The 22-year-old Palestinian farmer was shot in the stomach by Israeli troops from a watchtower. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
A Palestinian farmer was injured after being shot by Israeli soldiers from a watchtower on the border with Gaza Wednesday.
Lebanon has been in crisis due to the failure of picking a successor since former President Michel Sleiman ended his term in May, 2014. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 11:10 GMT
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berry postponed the country's presidential election till June 24 due to failure of quorum.
A Palestinian boy awaits permission to enter Egypt through the Rafah crossing, December 21, 2014. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 10:48 GMT
The UK government asked Egypt to reopen the country's border with the Gaza Strip, according to ministers.
Mass executions are all too frequent in Daesh's so-called
June 03, 2015 - 10:27 GMT
The executions follow fierce clashes between the two militant group after Daesh demanded the Taliban pledge their allegiance.
The international coalition campaign is now in its ninth month. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said more than 10,000 Daesh militants since the international coalition began its campaign nine months ago.
The embassy in Baghdad was closed in 1990 after the invasion of Kuwait by Saddam Hussein. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 09:06 GMT
Saudi Arabia named Thamer al-Sabhan as its new ambassador in Baghdad 25 years after the embassy closed during the invasion of Kuwait.
Days earlier a high-ranking Hezbollah official said fighters from the Lebanese resistance movement are fully prepared to drive Daesh from the border town of Arsal, and liberate the territory. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 08:51 GMT
Hezbollah claimed to strategic hilltops just outside of Arsal.