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Refugees who fled the fighting in Tal Abyad two weeks ago have been gradually returning to the border town. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 16:11 GMT
The Syrian Observatory for Human rights said a group of Daesh fighters had re-entered Tal Abyad and seized a district from Kurdish fighters.
Egyptians attend the funeral of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after a powerful explosion hit his convoy yesterday, at the Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi Mosque in the capital Cairo on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
June 30, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Egypt's top prosecutor Hisham Barakat died after succumbing to injuries sustained when his motorcade was bombed.
A crowd gathers around the rubble of buildings destroyed during a barrel bomb attack in the city of Aleppo in May 2015. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 15:52 GMT
Syrian army airstrikes kill at least 20, injure 80 others, according to humanitarian and local sources.
Israeli army helicopters fly over the Mediterranean sea at sunset near the Israeli port city of Ashdod on June 29, 2015. Israel's navy halted a flotilla seeking to defy its blockade of Gaza without the deadly force that marred a similar attempt in 2010 and escorted one of the vessels to shore. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
June 30, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
The Swedish Foreign Ministry responded the interception of the Gaza flotilla stating that Israel intervened in international waters.
Firefighters and security forces gather at the scene of the attack in Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, June 28, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 14:56 GMT
France says investigators have uncovered links between the militant group Daesh and the recent attack on a gas plant.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and US Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman (2ndL) wait at the start of a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (2ndR) at the international discussion on nuclear policy in Vienna, Austria, on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Carlos Barria)
June 30, 2015 - 14:02 GMT
Diplomats at the international nuclear talks in Vienna said the deadline for the agreement with Iran has been pushed back to July 9.
Swedish boat the Marianne of Gothenburg (L), is escorted by an Israeli navy vessel as they enter the Israeli military port in the city of Ashdod on the Mediterranean shore on June 29, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
June 30, 2015 - 13:37 GMT
Tunisia’s ex-president among those deported; Knesset member Basel Ghattas to face possible parliamentary measures.
Indonesian rescue personnel work at the scene of an Indonesian military C-130 Hercules aircraft crash in Medan on June 30, 2015. An Indonesian military transport plane crashed on June 30 shortly after take-off in a city on Sumatra island, exploding in a ball of flames in a residential area. (AFP/ATAR)
June 30, 2015 - 13:35 GMT
An Indonesia air force cargo plane carrying 12 crew members and 101 passengers crashed into a residential area in North Sumatra's provincial capital.
Security forces gather outside the Shiite al-Imam al-Sadeq mosque after it was targeted by a suicide bombing during Friday prayers, in Kuwait City, on June 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 13:08 GMT
Local media reported 60 suspects were arrested for militant connections.
Iranian liquid-fueled Shahab-3 Scud missiles test-fired in 2008. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 12:47 GMT
The kingdom denied rebel claims that a Scud missile had struck a military base.
The Sadat station in Cairo was closed only two weeks after it was reopened. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
The station was closed only two weeks after it was reopened.