Iranian women mourn during a funeral procession for some of the Iranian pilgrims who were killed in a stampede at the annual hajj on October 4, 2015 in the capital Tehran. (AFP/Atta Kenare)
October 13, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
So far 1,674 people have died from the Hajj stampede in Mina last month. Hundreds of pilgrims are still unaccounted for, so the number may continue to rise.
US airstrikes on the border town of Kobane. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
According to the Pentagon, the US-led coalition conducted airstrikes against Daesh in Iraq and Syria on Tuesday.
Fighters from the Fajr Libya (Libya Dawn) militia sit on pick up trucks mounted with a machine gun during clashes with forces loyal to Libya's internationally recognized government near the Wetia military air base, on January 5, 2015. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
October 13, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
According to security sources, gunmen abducted 50 Tunisian laborers and transported them to an unknown location in the western city of Sabratha.
Israeli soldiers aim their weapons towards Palestinian protesters during clashes at the main entrance of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, on October 12, 2015. (AFP/Musa al-Shaer)
October 13, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called an emergency session of the security cabinet to discuss easing the restrictions on gun licensing and sales.
Patriot anti-missile batteries installed at the Diyarbakir military airport in southeastern Turkey. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
The US deployed Patriot air defense missiles to Gaziantep in 2013, but the agreement has since expired. As such, the missiles and personnel have been removed from the premises.
Iraqi Shiite fighters from the Popular Mobilization units and policemen take part in a training session in the holy city of Najaf on October 11, 2015 before being deployed in the Anbar province for ten days to fight along with government forces against Daesh. (AFP/Haidar Hamdani)
October 13, 2015 - 12:53 GMT
Thirty-five Daesh militants were killed in clashes with military forces in the restive Anbar province of western Iraq.
Hundreds of Russia supporters stand outside the country's embassy in Damascus prior to the attack, October 13, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 11:27 GMT
The Russian embassy in Damascus was hit by two rockets during a pro-Moscow rally where hundreds of supporters had gathered.
Israeli soldiers aim at Palestinian protesters near the West Bank city of Nablus, October 11, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 11:12 GMT
Five Palestinians were injured after being hit by Israeli bullets during a protest in Beit Hanoun.
Cross-border skirmishes have become common in recent months between the Syrian army and IDF. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 10:58 GMT
The IDF hit two Syrian army positions Tuesday after stray shells were fired by Bashar al-Assad's troops into the Golan Heights.
Forensics stand at the scene of an alleged stabbing attack carried out by a Palestinian in the Israeli city of Raanana, October 13, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 10:42 GMT
A total number of five people were killed in five separate attacks across Jerusalem and northern Israel within a two-hour period.
A Palestinian boy stands in Israel after a group of protesters broke the border fence in the Gaza Strip, October 12, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Protesters called for a "Day of Rage" Tuesday after Israeli forces continued to shoot Palestinians in 12 days of bloodshed.