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The Egypt State Council. (Twitter)
February 10, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Eleven groups issued a statement against the ongoing exclusion of women from major judicial bodies in Egypt.
The rubble of a house in the Idlib province after an airstrike. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
Russian airstrikes hit civilian targets in the Idlib province.
A woman holds up a sign at a demonstration in Cairo demanding freedom for all political prisoners in July 2012. (AFP/Gianluigi Guerci)
February 09, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
Reports of 44,000 political prisoners in Egypt are a 'lie' according to Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.
Smoke rises from an attack in the Sangin district of the Helmand province. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
Afghan forces are moving in on the hotly-contested Sangin district.
Israeli Arab member of parliament, Hanin Zoabi, is one of three Palestinian lawmakers suspended. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
Palestinian lawmakers vow to appeal their suspension as punishment for visiting victims' families.
A man walks past rubble from an airstrike in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
As Russian airstrikes increase, civilians are fleeing Aleppo in massive numbers.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Israel has responded to UN criticism of illegal occupation-related crimes by accusing the organisation of promoting 'terror'. The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon stands by his statements.
Experts says the best protection against the H1N1 virus is a yearly dose of the flu vaccine. (AFP/Jesus Alcazar)
February 09, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
A Palestinian man has succumbed to the H1N1 virus after being treated in an Israeli hospital.
Palestinian family looks on as Israeli authorities demolish home. (Twitter)
February 09, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Israeli occupation forces bulldozed over 10 homes east of Nablus in the West Bank.
Cluster munitions. (Twitter)
February 09, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Cluster bombs have killed dozens of civilians in 2016 alone.
Saudi tanks deploy in Jizan close to the Yemeni border. (AFP/Fayez Nuraldine)
February 09, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri announced Saudi Arabia is prepared for land war in Syria to tackle Daesh as part of the international coalition against the organisation.
Along with dengue, Rift Valley fever, and the West Nile vrus, these pesky little creatures could also bring the Zika virus to the MENA region. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The Middle East region is Zika-free according to the WHO, but the presence of mosquitoes in the region still makes the virus a possibility.
Iraqi pro-government forces drive their armored vehicles in the Jwaibah area, on the eastern outskirts of Ramadi, on February 8, 2016. (AFP/Moadh al-Dulaimi)
February 09, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Iraqi forces and their allies were able to retake the last remaining Daesh strongholds surrounding Ramadi.
A powerful car bomb explosion in the centre of Damascus on February 21, 2013. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 11:17 GMT
A car bomb attack exploded in Damascus, killing at least eight and injuring others, according to initial reports.
Yemenis gather near the rubble of houses close to Sanaa Airport, March 31, 2015, after they were destroyed in an air strike a Saudi-led coalition warplanes. (AFP/ Mohammed Huwais)
February 09, 2016 - 10:44 GMT
Saudi airstrikes targeting several areas across Yemen have killed at least five. Yemeni ballistics struck an airport in Saudi Arabia.
Detectives found 600 marijuana plants in a nursery near Nablus.  (AFP/ Raul Arboleda)
February 09, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Palestinian Authority find a nursery full of marijuana plants in Nablus.