Demonstrators outside the presidential palace in Cairo on June 30, 2013. (AFP/Mahmud Khaled)
December 01, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Egypt's statistics agency said the population inside Egypt will reach 90 million, with an additional 8 million Egyptians living abroad.
Israeli security forces arrest a Palestinian man (2-R), who is suspected of stabbing and wounding a woman in north Jerusalem earlier in the day, in an Ultra-Orthodox neighborhood in the center of Jerusalem, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
December 01, 2015 - 12:31 GMT
A 14-year-old, a 19-year-old, and two men in there early 20's were arrested after Israeli forces ransacked their homes in Abu Riyala.
Human rights groups have likened the state of migrant laborers in Qatar to modern-day slavery, as workers are restricted in their ability to change work and leave the country. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Qatari government recently passed revisions to the "kafala" laws, meant to reform the rights of migrant laborers in the country; however, Amnesty International says these reforms have had little impact.
Relatives of Lebanese soldiers and policemen kidnapped by jihadist groups from the eastern border town of Arsal last year, react following the release of their loved ones on December 1, 2015. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
December 01, 2015 - 12:11 GMT
The sixteen Lebanese soldiers held captive by al-Nusra Front have been released to Red Cross.
Iraqi army forces drive through the embattled Anbar province. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
The Iraqi army issued a TV broadcast urging civilians in Ramadi to leave immediately.
Israeli security forces take aim during clashes in the Palestinian town of al-Bireh on the outskirts of Ramallah in the West Bank, on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
December 01, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
19-year-old Palestinian Maram Ramiz Hassouna has been identified by her family.
Egyptian election officials sit in an empty polling station during the first phase of parliamentary elections on October 19, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The polls opened in Egypt today at 9 am and will remain open until 9pm.
Relatives of Lebanese soldiers kidnapped by militants in early August 2014 watch news reports about the anticipated release of their loved one in downtown Beirut on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
December 01, 2015 - 09:49 GMT
The 16 Lebanese servicemen were delivered by pick up to the location where they will be exchanged for Nusra militant prisoners.
Emrati soldiers at a military demonstration. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 09:06 GMT
The UAE announced Monday that they will take an active military role against Daesh and al-Qaeda in Syria.
Saudi Arabia has one of highest rates of capital punishment in the world. Representational image. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 08:41 GMT
Al-Qaeda threatens retaliation attacks if Saudi goes through with the planned executions of more than 50 people for "terrorist crimes."
A Lebanese Red Cross ambulance carries the body of Mohammed Hammiya, executed last year by Nusra Front, after it was handed over to the authorities on December 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 08:09 GMT
The body of Mohammad Hammieh was transferred to the Red Cross in Beirut for DNA testing.
A Turkish military vehicle parked near Turkey's border with Syria. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 07:40 GMT
A Turkish military source said six PKK militants and one Turkish soldier were killed in the fighting.
Israeli soldiers stand next to commuters at a bus station where a Palestinian attacker stabbed an Israeli woman before being shot dead by Israeli security forces, near the Gush Etzion junction south of Jerusalem on November 22, 2015. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
December 01, 2015 - 07:23 GMT
A 40-year-old Israeli man was lightly wounded in the attack.
In a file picture taken on September 27, 2014 a Royal Air Force (RAF) Tornado GR4 jet prepares to land at the Akrotiri British airbase in Cyprus after returning from a mission to strike Daesh militants in Iraq. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 06:43 GMT
Cameron has faced opposition from UK lawmakers over extending strikes on Daesh targets in Syria.
Aljazi al-Hussaini, a candidate for the municipal council in the town of Diriyah, shows an electoral campaign license issued by the central municipal elections committee on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Fayez Nureldine)
December 01, 2015 - 06:22 GMT
This is the first election in Saudi Arabia in which women are allowed to vote and run for office.
Abdelslam's vehicle was stopped three times following the attacks, but was let go because he was not wanted at the time. (Screenshot)
December 01, 2015 - 05:38 GMT
French authorities believe Salah Abdeslam, a suspect believed to have connections to the deadly Paris attacks and an unexploded suicide vest found at the scene, has escaped to Syria.