Supporters of the Shiite Houthi militia demonstrate in Taiz on April 1, 2015, against the Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen. (AFP/Abdel Rahman Abdallah)
July 01, 2015 - 17:17 GMT
Some of the prisoners who escaped from a jail in Taiz were al-Qaeda suspects.
Members of the Kurdish People's Protection Units monitor the positions of Islamic State group in the Syrian town of Ras al-Ain, close to the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Turkey has tightened security along the border amid ongoing threats.
A Yemeni points at a pool of blood at the site of rocket fire by Houthi Shiite rebels and their allies in Aden's loyalist-held al-Mansura district in Aden on July 1, 2015. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
July 01, 2015 - 12:22 GMT
At least 18 civilians were killed and 70 injured Wednesday after Houthis shelled a neighborhood, witnesses said.
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday more than 60 soldiers were killed. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 11:29 GMT
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday at least 70 soldiers were killed.
A picture taken in Suruc in Turkey's Sanliurfa province near the border with Syria, shows Syrian Kurds returning to Kobane also known as Ain al-Arab, after clashes in the city, on June 27, 2015. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
July 01, 2015 - 09:59 GMT
The United States will not support a buffer zone on the northern Syrian border due to the cost required to support it.
The training exercise comes less than a week after dozens of British tourists were killed by a gunman in Tunisia. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
UK police carried out the country's biggest terror training exercise following the killing of British tourists by a gunman in Tunisia.
Tourists take part in a gathering in solidarity with Tunisia's tourism industry, on June 29, 2015 on the island of Djerba, following a deadly gun attack at a holiday resort near Sousse. Tunisia said it had made its first arrests after a beach massacre on June 26 that killed 38 people. (AFP/Fethi Nasri)
July 01, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Secretary of state for security Rafik Chelli told media that gunman Seifeddine Rezgui was in Libya at the same time as the two men who orchestrated the March 2014 attacks on Tunisia's National Bardo Museum.
Security forces gather outside the Shiite al-Imam al-Sadeq mosque after it was targeted by a suicide bombing during Friday prayers, in Kuwait City, on June 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 13:08 GMT
Local media reported 60 suspects were arrested for militant connections.
Iranian liquid-fueled Shahab-3 Scud missiles test-fired in 2008. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 12:47 GMT
The kingdom denied rebel claims that a Scud missile had struck a military base.
The Sadat station in Cairo was closed only two weeks after it was reopened. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
The station was closed only two weeks after it was reopened.
Mohamed bin Abdallah and Rafikhe Tayari are believed to have assisted Tunisian gunman Seifeddine Rezgui in his beach rampage. (Mirror)
June 30, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Tunisian security forces launched a manhunt for two "dangerous terrorists" believed to be connected to the recent beach massacre.