Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) members drive a tank through the Syrian city of Hasakeh, August 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 08:52 GMT
Amnesty International accused the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) of war crimes against Syrian Arab civilians.
Karl Andree, 74, served a two-month jail term after being caught with a bottle of wine. (Facebook)
October 13, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
A 74-year-old British man faces 379 lashes in Saudi Arabia for being in possession of illegal alcohol.
The legislation was approved by 161 lawmakers, with 59 no votes. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:57 GMT
Iran's parliament Tuesday approved legislation to pass the nuclear agreement between the Islamic Republic and the P5+1.
Israeli security forces escort the body of a Palestinian who was shot dead after reportedly carrying out a stabbing attack in Tel Aviv, October 8, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:47 GMT
Another Israeli man Tuesday was injured in an alleged stabbing attack by a Palestinian near Tel Aviv.
The Palestinian Authority said at least 650 people were detained in the past 13 days. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:37 GMT
Dozens of Palestinians were detained overnight Sunday by Israeli forces across the West Bank and East Jerusalem.
The British government initially offered to accept 20,000 Syrian refugees over five years. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:19 GMT
Over 300 British lawyers urged the government to take in more Syrian refugees, calling the current quota "narrow".
Small weapons and grenades were dropped in Hasakah province by US forces. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The US military airdropped 50 tones of ammunition across northern Syria in order to support rebels.
Geneva UN peace envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura attends a news conference on October 12, 2015 in Geneva. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)
October 13, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
European foreign ministers claim that the Russian airstrikes in Syria are of "deep concern" and should stop immediately.
A NATO soldier keeps watch at the scene of a suicide car bomb attack that targeted foreign military vehicles at Jo-e-Sher in Kabul on October 11, 2015. (AFP/Wakil Kohsar)
October 13, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Afghan Security Forces are on the alert after repelling Taliban forces in the Afghan city of Ghazni located 130km (80 miles) southwest of the capital. This attack came after the Taliban temporarily occupied Kunduz last month.
Relatives mourn near the coffin of a victim of the twin bombings in Ankara, during the funeral in Istanbul on October 12, 2015. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
October 12, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Turkish authorities have already begun to blame Daesh for the bomb blast in Ankara which killed at least 95 people. Now they claim they are close to identifying one of the suspects.
Houthi media claimed to have shot down a similar
October 12, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
Yemeni forces claim to have shot down a Saudi unmanned aerial vehicle in the northwestern Sa'ada province.