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The sultanate is the only GCC nation not to have joined the Saudi-led coalition against rebels in Yemen. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 20:02 GMT
The sultanate is the only GCC nation not to have joined the Saudi-led coalition against rebels in Yemen.
EU rescue missions were jointly carried out by member states as an influx of migrants tries to make its way to Europe. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 16:25 GMT
EU rescue missions were jointly carried out by member states as an influx of migrants tries to make its way to Europe.
A Jordanian soldier on the Jordan-Syria border near Mafraq. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 15:06 GMT
Border guards on Sunday destroyed two vehicles trying to illegally enter the kingdom from Syria.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan holds a Koran as he speaks during an opening ceremony at the Selehaddin Eyyubi airport on May 26, 2015, in eastern city of Hakkari. (AFP/STR)
June 01, 2015 - 10:51 GMT
A media agency released a news exclusive purportedly showing Syria-bound Turkish intelligence trucks loaded with ammunition. Erdogan has vowed tor retaliate with legal action.
A fighter from the Shia Houthi movement stands on the remains of a hotel hit by Saudi airstrikes, north of Sanaa, May 31, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 01, 2015 - 06:09 GMT
Arab forces led by Saudi Arabia hit Houthi positions in the central province of Taiz Sunday a day after shelling killed a Saudi border guard.
An Alexandria court sentenced human rights lawyer Mahienour El-Masry to 15 months in prison for
June 01, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
An Alexandria court sentenced human rights lawyer Mahienour El-Masry and two others over "storming" a police station in 2013.
Syrian refugee Amer washes his hands at a rented house in Amman, Jordan, on May 30, 2012. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
June 01, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Only five percent of domestic water is used for drinking and cooking purposes, according to a new study.
CIA chief John Brennan said on Sunday that US and Qatari officials are currently in discussions over the fate of five Taliban figures released a year ago in exchange for US Sergeant Bowie Bergdahl.  (AFP/File)
May 31, 2015 - 19:27 GMT
The five Taliban figures were released in May 2014 in exchange for US Sergeant Bowie Bergdahl, who deserted post in Afghanistan in 2009.
An Egyptian worker sprays water during the demolition of the headquarters of the once-dominant party of ex-president Hosni Mubarak in Cairo on May 31, 2015. (AFP/Mohamed El-Shahed)
May 31, 2015 - 15:09 GMT
The building's demolition started on Sunday, a month after Egypt's cabinet issued the order.
Another Misrata checkpoint was targeted by a suicide bomber just ten days earlier. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
May 31, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
A suicide bomb exploded at a checkpoint west of Misrata.
Flames rise from a gas pipeline attack in the Egyptian Sinai town of El Arish on February 5, 2011. (AFP/File)
May 31, 2015 - 07:15 GMT
Suspected Sinai militants have attacked the Egypt-Jordan pipeline south of al-Arish.