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The students of the Mosul University were taken captive in the militant-held city of Mosul on Friday for disclosing information about the Daesh stronghold. (Twitter)
August 02, 2015 - 18:42 GMT
The Daesh group has taken captive four journalism students in northern Iraq for leaking information about the militants to Iraqi and media organizations.
Israeli security forces are currently permitting only men and women over the age of 30 to visit the compound. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 17:36 GMT
Tensions have flared at flashpoint mosque complex since Friday murder of Palestinian infant by suspected Jewish settlers.
The man who carried out the stabbing attack was arrested in 2005. (Twitter)
August 02, 2015 - 16:07 GMT
A 16-year-old girl who was stabbed during Jerusalem’s Gay Pride Parade on Thursday died Sunday after succumbing to her wounds.
Pakistani forces killed al-Qaeda leader Umar Lateef in an overnight raid. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 15:20 GMT
Security forces in Pakistan claim to have killed a senior al-Qaeda commander and detained his wife in an overnight raid on a hideout in the southwestern province of Baluchistan.
Egypt's notorious Tora Prison. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
August 02, 2015 - 14:20 GMT
Ramadan Seddiq, an anti-regime protester, was found dead inside his prison cell.
Palestinian protesters carry an injured comrade during clashes with Israeli security forces on a street leading to Duma village, on August 1, 2015, following a demonstration in reaction to the death of a Palestinian toddler burnt to death in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers in the West Bank. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 02, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Duma residents are organizing voluntary groups to guard the village from Israeli settler attacks.
The Egyptian army has been fighting the Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis group, who pledged allegiance to Daesh last November. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 11:56 GMT
The Egyptian military has killed 88 suspected militants between July 20 and July 31 in various security campaigns throughout the Sinai region.
Libyan rebels on the road between Ajdabiya and Benghazi. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 11:47 GMT
Five people were killed and 12 wounded after groups clashed near an oil port in eastern Libya.
Al-Jazeera journalists, Canadian Mohamed Fahmy (L) and Egyptian Baher Mohamed, wait outside Cairo's Torah prison where their trial was due to take place on July 30, 2015. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
August 02, 2015 - 11:05 GMT
The retrial for Al-Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy, Baher Mohamed and Peter Greste has been postponed yet again. The three face charges of defaming Egypt and spreading false news.
The Public Prosecution has referred 41 men to the Federal Supreme Court on charges of setting up a terrorist organization. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The Public Prosecution has referred 41 men to the Federal Supreme Court on charges of setting up a terrorist organization.
The Syrians were arrested during raids by the army for lack of identification papers, state news reported Sunday. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 10:23 GMT
The Syrians were arrested during raids by the army for lack of identification papers, state news reported Sunday.