May 27, 2015 - 09:07 GMT
The prisoners, including Islamist Adel Habara, were charged with killing dozens soldiers during separate 2013 and 2014 attacks.
May 27, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
The suspects are allegedly members of the Maoist Communist Party (MPK).
May 27, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Archbishop Dominique Mamberti will arrive Friday to further discuss a Christian presence in the Middle East as well as ways to put an end to the presidential election crisis.
May 27, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Egyptian officials have yet to comment on the incident.
May 27, 2015 - 07:28 GMT
Israeli fighter jets launched a series of airstrikes on the Gaza Strip Wednesday after accusing Hamas and Islamic Jihad of firing rockets into southern Israel.
May 27, 2015 - 07:13 GMT
Head of Libyan government Abdullah al-Thani survived an attempted assassination plot in the east of the country after gunmen attacked the prime minister's convoy.
May 27, 2015 - 07:09 GMT
Other Daesh targets were hit and vehicles destroyed during the clean up mission.
May 27, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The UN warned about the deteriorating political and security situation in the Palestinian Territories, highlighting dire living conditions and poverty in a new report.
May 27, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
At least 26 people, including six members from the same family were killed in two separate attacks across Afghanistan.
May 27, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Turkey and US military personnel kicked off the train and equip program with a small number of rebels.