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Last year, over 6,000 people died in road accidents in Egypt. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
May 30, 2015 - 09:58 GMT
Thirteen police officers and three civilians lost their lives and four others sustained injuries when an armored police truck vehicle colided with another truck in Upper Egypt.
Islamist militant groups have targeted Benghazi's residential areas in numerous attacks in recent months. (AFP/File)
May 30, 2015 - 07:36 GMT
Five people including three children and a woman, were killed and eight others, mainly kids, were wounded when a missile hit a park in Al-Hemeida neighborhood, Benghazi city of northeast Libya, on Friday
A Saudi man weeps amidst the debris, following a deadly suicide attack on a Shia mosque in Qatif, May 22, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 12:11 GMT
A car bomb outside a Shia mosque in the Saudi city of Damman killed at least four people Friday.
Militiamen loyal to fugitive President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi unload weapons in the Yemeni port city of Aden, May 28, 2014. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 11:23 GMT
Dozens of Houthi militants were killed by Saudi coalition airstrikes in Yemen's second city of Aden Thursday.
Amnesty International called the kingdom's use of the death penalty
May 29, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
A Pakistani national convicted of drug offences was beheaded in Saudi Arabia Thursday after being found guilty of smuggling heroin.
The Alexandria Criminal Court acquitted on Thursday an officer of charges of torturing and killing a suspect in 2011. (AFP/File)
May 29, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The Alexandria Criminal Court acquitted on Thursday an officer of charges of torturing and killing a suspect in 2011.
About 50 people have so far been arrested on suspicions of involvement in the Bardo museum attack in March. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 16:48 GMT
About 50 people have so far been arrested on suspicions of involvement in the Bardo museum attack in March.
Algerians look at the site of damaged vehicles where a French engineer was killed in a blast near Beni Amrane, some 80 kms east of Algiers, on June 9, 2008. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Two other men were given life sentences for a bomb that killed a Frenchman and his driver in 2008.
UEFA President Michel Platini (C) arrives to attend an UEFA meeting on the sidelines of the 65th FIFA Congress on May 28, 2015 in Zurich. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)
May 28, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Michel Platini voiced his support of Jordanian Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein's bid for FIFA Presidency.
Riyadh went as far as to freeze the two men's assets. (AFP/Ramzi Haidar)
May 28, 2015 - 11:07 GMT
The Lebanese government will ask Saudi Arabia to provide files on Khalil Harb and Mohammad Qabalan, both Hezbollah officials, after they were designated as terrorists.
Yemeni men inspect a damaged building following a reported airstrike in the capital Sanaa, on May 27, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 28, 2015 - 08:05 GMT
Saudi-led airstrikes on the Yemeni capital of Sanaa have left at least 80 people dead, including numerous civilian casualties.