Journalist Ismail Alexandrani. (twitter)
December 01, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
Egyptian officials arrested journalist and Sinai expert Ismail Alexandrani after over 18 hours of interrogation.
A Tunisian guard patrols near the National Bardo Museum in Tunis, after a string of Daesh-related attacks. (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
December 01, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Tunisia is beginning to lift the restrictions of the capital city of Tunis, though the country remains in a 30-day state of emergency.
Access to clean drinking water has been an ongoing struggle for Aleppo residents. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
A Syrian regime airstrike hit a water treatment plant, risking millions of civilians' access to clean water.
Smoke rises from the city of Taiz after fighting between the Houthi and pro-Hadi militants. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
December 01, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi warplanes have been targeting residential areas in Yemen this week, causing multiple civilian casualties.
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.
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."
Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, during a NATO meeting in Turkey in May. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
November 30, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The Afghan Foreign Minister and NATO civilian representative will video conference with the main NATO meeting to discuss the country's latest wave of violence.
A voter in Egypt's parliamentary elections holds up an ink-stained finger. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
After 34 candidates made various appeals about election violations, Mansoura city will render the current results null and have another runoff election.
A United Nations weapons expert collects samples during an investigation into a 2013 suspected chemical weapons strike near Damascus. (AFP/Ammar al-Arbini)
November 30, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
The EU and OPCW found multiple discrepancies in the Syrian government's declaration of chemical weapons.
Anonymous has declared war on Daesh. (youtube)
November 30, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The online activist group Anonymous hacked a Daesh website and covered it in Viagra and Prozac advertisements.
Syrian children in class at the UN-run Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
November 30, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
UNICEF and the Jordan Ministry of Education need millions of dollars of additional funding to continue providing for the educational needs of Syrian children in Jordan.
Yemeni men clear the debris following an air-strike by the Saudi-led coalition, in the capital Sanaa on November 29, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
November 30, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Warplanes targeted residential neighborhoods in Sa'ada and Taiz.
Egyptian journalists have faced unprecedented barriers and harassment this year. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Ismail Alexandrani, an investigative journalist and Sinai expert, remains in custody at the Hurghada airport after over 18 hours of questioning.