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The civilians were reportedly kidnapped by Daesh for protesting against the militant group. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Hundreds of people were abducted in Iraq's western province of Anbar by Daesh militants, according to local media outlets.
The soldier was lightly injured while the assailant fled the scene. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
An Israeli soldier was injured near Hebron in the West Bank after being hit in a car-ramming incident.
Taliban militants continue to hide in Pakistan's northern regions. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Fourteen militants were killed in an airstrike by Pakistan's air force Saturday in the country's North Waziristan tribal region.
Turkish security officials did not confirm the origins of those arrested. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 08:08 GMT
Over a dozen people believed to be foreign nationals were arrested in Turkey near the Syrian border for reportedly supporting Daesh.
The suspected Syrians likely died from suffocation, according to the BBC. (File photo)
August 30, 2015 - 07:53 GMT
Three Bulgarians and an Afghan are being detained in Hungary following the discovery of the bodies of 59 men, 8 women and four children in the back of a lorry.
Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners are currently being held by Israel under administrative detention. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
Five Palestinians continued a hunger strike in Israel's Negev jail to protest against being detained without trial or charge.
Zahera Tariq (pictured), is believed to have taken her four children to Syria. (Screenshot/MPS)
August 30, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
UK security services continued to search for a British mother and her four children, believed to be travelling to Syria.
Bahrain has experienced ongoing unrest since protests by the Shia majority erupted in 2011. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
One policeman in Bahrain was killed and several others injured in what the state's authorities called a "terrorist blast".
As garbage continues to pile up in Beirut, thousands of Lebanese protest the government's failure to clear trash from the city streets. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 30, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Thousands of Lebanese people gathered in Beirut on Saturday to protest against the worsening garbage crisis in the country.
The Israeli woman, in her forties, caught a flight to Turkey on Thursday. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 05:46 GMT
Israeli-Arab woman's family alerted police of her departure to Turkey, but were unaware of her motivations.
Army officers take position in Iraq. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Five Iraqi army officers were killed on Saturday by a roadside bomb planted on the border between Iraq and Jordan, according to an Iraqi military source.