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US Secretary of State John Kerry gives a statement after meeting with Somalian President at the airport in Mogadishu on May 5, 2015. (AFP/Andrew Harnik)
May 06, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Kerry said the US is 'deeply concerned' about the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.
A Palestinian teen is arrested by Israeli soldiers at the Hawara checkpoint in the West Bank, January 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
A Palestinian teen from East Jerusalem was arrested by Israeli forces Wednesday after police raided his home.
An Israeli soldier prepares a military drone for use over the West Bank town of Hebron. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Sudanese army claimed to have shot down an Israeli drone after reports of explosions on Wednesday morning.
A photo taken on April 5, 2015 shows an internally displaced Iraqi girl at a camp for internally displaced people (IDP) in the northern city of Sammara. (AFP/Mohammed Sawaf)
May 06, 2015 - 11:45 GMT
The total number of the IDPs in the Middle Eastern country to 7.6 million, or 40 percent of the population.
French, Swiss and Russian investigators collected samples from the body of the late Yasser Arafat in 2012. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 10:54 GMT
French judges investigating the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat officially ended the enquiry Tuesday.
Afghan women carry the coffin of Farkhunda, 27, who was lynched by an angry mob, in Kabul on March 22, 2015 (AFP/Wakil Kohsar)
May 06, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
The four men who burned and dragged a woman falsely accused of burning the Quran through the streets will be executed, as per the recent court ruling.
Many Canadian Muslims cited concern over the new anti-terror bill with fears of vilifying people of the Islamic faith. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 10:08 GMT
The Canadian government is set to pass a controversial anti-terror bill, which will give extensive powers to national security agencies.
Syrian refugees who fled the war drink water inside Jordan's Azraq camp, April 28, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 09:46 GMT
Amnesty international called for the Syrian conflict to be referred to the International Criminal Court after releasing a damning report on war crimes committed by both sides.
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 09:28 GMT
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said nuclear talks would not continue so long as there are military threats.
Rescue workers attempt to put out a fire caused by an airstrike in Aleppo, April 17, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2015 - 08:58 GMT
Two civilians were killed and dozens others injured in a series of mortar attacks by Syrian militants in the cities of Aleppo and Sweida.
An airport official looks at the wreckage of a Yemeni air force military transport aircraft on the tarmac of the rebel-controlled international airport of Sanaa on May 5, 2015, a day after it was destroyed by an air strike of the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 06, 2015 - 08:32 GMT
Saudi Arabian fighter jets have reportedly bombarded al-Anad airbase in Lahij province.