February 07, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
The investigations are a response to allegations of abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan.
February 07, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
Muhammad al-Qiq instead demanded an immediate release.
February 07, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Airstrikes dropped by an unidentified warplane killed at least four people including a woman and her child.
February 07, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
The Afghan government announced plans to hold talks with the Taliban this month.
February 07, 2016 - 15:13 GMT
The United Arab Emirates is ready to send ground troops to Syria in a US-led coalition, official says.
February 07, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Delegations from Palestine's rival political groups will meet in the Qatari capital on Sunday to discuss a reconciliation agreement.
February 07, 2016 - 14:38 GMT
Social media sources confirm reports of an earthquake felt near Petra.
February 07, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
Former interior minister Habib al-Adly and a dozen other officials have been banned by Egypt from travelling after facing "abuse of office" charges.
February 07, 2016 - 13:22 GMT
Israel is planning to build a new "prayer plaza" at Jerusalem's Western Wall. Jordan has condemned the plan, saying that it would violate the site’s Islamic heritage.
February 07, 2016 - 13:10 GMT
The suspect has been identified as Sudanese national Kamil Hassan. Hassan allegedly stabbed an Israeli soldier at a bus station.
February 07, 2016 - 12:49 GMT
According to Iraqi media, Shobaib Abu Majd al-Kanani, a Saudi-born commander, was killed along with eight other Daesh commanders in an airstrike.
February 07, 2016 - 12:25 GMT
An airstrike hit Dema, Libya and killed three.
February 07, 2016 - 11:57 GMT
As thousands of Syrian refugees flock to Turkish borders fleeing the regime and its back up of Russian airstrikes, Turkey has no plans of letting them in.
February 07, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Arson suspect in the Burning of a tent that was used as a synagogue dedicated to three Israeli teens.
February 07, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Three vaccination workers have been found dead after being kidnapped two weeks ago.