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The Haditha Dam overlooking the Euphatres River. (AFP/Jaime Razuri)
June 02, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Water cuts could cause more Iraqis to flee the city of Ramadi, increasing the number if internally displaced people.
US-led coaltion airstrikes targeted Daesh positions in Iraq and Syria (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 14:55 GMT
The United States and its allies carried out ten strikes in Syria and five in Iraq since Monday.
An Israeli armored vehicle patrols along the Israeli-Lebanese border near the disputed Shebaa Farms. (AFP/Atef Safadi)
June 02, 2015 - 13:38 GMT
Earlier local media claimed Israeli forces performed airstrikes on a Hezbollah outpost.
Kemal Kilicdaroglu, leader of Turkey's main opposition party, addresses media in Istanbul, on May 21, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
The Chairman of Republican People's Party Kilicdaroglu accused Turkey's Supreme Election Board of acting like a subsidiary of the ruling Justice and Development Party.
An Israeli F-16 I fighter jet takes off from the Hatzerim air force base in the Negev desert. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 13:07 GMT
Israeli air raid targets east Lebanon border area near Brital.
Israelis take part in a demonstration in Tel Aviv called by members of the Ethiopian community against alleged police brutality and institutionalized discrimination, on May 3, 2015. (AFP/Jack Guez)
June 02, 2015 - 12:35 GMT
In light of recent unrest following an unprovoked attack against an Ethiopian IDF soldier, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu introduced new ministerial committee for the integration of Ethiopian-Israeli citizens into Israeli society.
Iraqi Shia fighters from the Popular Mobilization units reposition on the Tharthar front line on the edge of Anbar province, on June 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Iranian ambassador to Baghdad denied reports that 15 military advisers from Iran were killed in a Daesh attack in Iraq's Anbar province on Monday.
Hamas security forces killed a member of a Salafi militant group in a shoot-out at his Gaza home on Tuesday, witnesses said. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 12:18 GMT
Hamas security forces killed a member of a Salafi militant group in a shoot-out at his Gaza home on Tuesday, witnesses said.
A court in Cairo postponed the final decision of the former Egyptian president's death sentence until June 16. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 11:27 GMT
A court in Cairo postponed the final decision of the former Egyptian president's death sentence until June 16.
Armed tribesmen of Yemen's central province of Ibb killed 18 Houthi fighters in an ambush, residents said Tuesday. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 10:52 GMT
Armed tribesmen of Yemen's central province of Ibb killed 18 Houthi fighters in an ambush, residents said Tuesday.
Separatists from Baluchistan have been calling for the liberation of the province from Pakistan for decades. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 10:44 GMT
Over nine suspected separatists were killed by Pakistani security forces in the southwestern Baluchistan province, officials said.