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Fighters loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi walk in the Dar Saad suburb in the north of the southern embattled Yemeni city of Aden on July 29, 2015. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
August 03, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
A car bomb exploded in the town of Damat on Monday, as Saudi warplanes continue to conduct airstrikes across the country.
A fighter loyal to Yemen's fugitive President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi walks through the city of Aden, July 30, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Yemen's Port of Aden reopened days after the country's government announced recapturing the city from Houthi militants.
Over 15,000 people have been killed and thousands displaced from Boko Haram violence. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Nigerian security forces rescued 178 people including 101 children from Boko Haram militants in the Borno region.
A missile-loaded Turkish Air Force warplane takes off from the Incirlik Air Base, in the outskirts of the city of Adana, southeastern Turkey, on July 28, 2015. (AFP/STR)
August 03, 2015 - 07:24 GMT
Turkey has been conducting airstrikes on Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq and Syria, and military officials deny allegations of targeting civilians.
Libyan rebels on the road between Ajdabiya and Benghazi. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 11:47 GMT
Five people were killed and 12 wounded after groups clashed near an oil port in eastern Libya.
The Public Prosecution has referred 41 men to the Federal Supreme Court on charges of setting up a terrorist organization. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The Public Prosecution has referred 41 men to the Federal Supreme Court on charges of setting up a terrorist organization.
The Jordanian pilot of a private jet for the bin Laden family was among the victims of a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport in the UK on Friday. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 09:48 GMT
The Jordanian pilot of a private jet for the bin Laden family was among the victims of a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport in the UK on Friday.
The National Defense Council of Egypt approved Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 08:57 GMT
The National Defense Council of Egypt approved Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad.
A woman holds a flag of jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan as she stands opposite Turkish riot police in Diyarbakir on August 1, 2015. (AFP/Ilyas Akengin)
August 02, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
PKK fighters drove an agricultural vehicle laden with two tons of explosives into a military police station in Agri province, located near the Iranian border.
Egyptian soldiers stand guard in Sinai. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 01, 2015 - 20:41 GMT
A top Daesh-affiliated militant commander has been killed during an encounter with Egyptian army troops in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, military sources say.
Yemeni Prime Minister Khaled Bahah was in exile in Saudi Arabia for four months. (Al Bawaba/File)
August 01, 2015 - 18:31 GMT
Yemen's exiled prime minister, Khaled Bahah, arrived Saturday in Aden, four months after Iran-backed rebels forced his government to flee the southern city.