The Lebanese border town of Arsal is host to thousands of Syrian refugees fleeing conflict in Syria
October 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Unknown gunmen in a black SUV gunned down Syrian national Abdullah Abou Hassan in the northern Lebanese border town of Arsal on Sunday.
In this photograph taken on May 21, 2015, an Afghan child receives treatment at the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), or Doctors Without Borders, hospital in the northern city of Kunduz. (AFP/Shah Marai)
October 04, 2015 - 18:06 GMT
According to an MSF statement, no staff reported any fighting inside the hospital compound at the time of the strike.
A Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet operated by the Russian air force, similar to those being used to bomb targets in Syria. (Wikimedia/Alexander Mishin)
October 04, 2015 - 17:27 GMT
Russian defense officials said their country's warplanes struck ten Daesh targets in embattled Syria on Sunday.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan answered reporters' questions on Russia, the status of a US-backed train-and-equip program, and recent events in Turkey. (AFP/File)
October 04, 2015 - 15:32 GMT
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters Russia's recent actions in Syria will only serve to isolate it form other countries in the region.
Palestinian women shout slogans during a demonstration in the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem's Old City, on October 4, 2015, as Israel took a rare and drastic step of barring Palestinians from the Old City as tensions mounted following attacks that killed two Israelis and wounded a child. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
October 04, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
The new restrictions were put in place following two stabbings in less than 24 hours in East Jerusalem.
Security agents escort migrants after their intrusion in the Eurotunnel site in Coquelles, northern France, on October 3, 2015. (AFP/Philippe Huguen)
October 04, 2015 - 14:03 GMT
The Eurotunnel remained closed for several hours after as many as 200 migrants and refugees entered the tunnel in what Eurostar called "an organized attack".
Emirati citizens cast their votes at a polling station at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in the capital Abu Dhabi on October 3, 2015 as voters take part in general elections to elect half of the members of the Federal National Council. (AFP/STR)
October 04, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
This year, 224,000 people had the right to vote out of a citizen population of just under one million.
Smoke rises from an explosion following an attack on a police station in the Sinai Peninsula. (AFP/File)
October 04, 2015 - 13:22 GMT
Unidentified gunmen opened fire on the two police officers in the embattled Sinai Peninsula.
A Solo Turk F-16 of the Turkish Air Force performs during the Motril International Air Festival in Spain on June 21, 2015. (AFP/Jorge Guerrero)
October 04, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Turkey continued its aerial campaign against the PKK in northern Iraq, with nine fighter jets targeting hideouts and ammunition depots.
The hospital was bombed at approximately 15 minute intervals between 2:08 a.m. and 3:15 a.m. local time.
October 04, 2015 - 12:45 GMT
Human Rights Watch and the United Nations' human rights chief have called for an independent investigation after a possible US airstrike killed at least 13 Medecins Sans Frontieres staff in Afghanistan.
Israeli security forces and emergency services stand next to the body of a Palestinian who carried out a stabbing attack in the old city of Jerusalem on October 3, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
October 04, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
According to the IDF a 19-year-old Palestinian stabbed a 16-year-old Israeli before police shot and killed the suspect. The Israeli victim is in moderate condition.