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“This is the first and bloodiest drone strike on Daesh fighters in the area which has killed quite a big number of militants,” officials reported.
July 07, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
The US carried out two drone strikes against Daesh targets in eastern Afghanistan as the militants prepared an attack on the Taliban.
Smoke billows following airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition on a weapons depot at a military airport, currently controlled by Yemeni Shiite Houthi rebels, on July 7, 2015 in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
July 07, 2015 - 10:57 GMT
If confirmed, the number would make Monday Yemen's deadliest day since airstrikes began.
Kuwaiti police cordon off the mosque after the suicide bombing. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 10:51 GMT
Three Saudi brothers have been identified as suspects in the Kuwait Shia mosque bombing. One was arrested in Kuwait, the other in Saudi Arabia, and the third remains at large.
Saudi Arabia is
July 07, 2015 - 10:41 GMT
The humanitarian crisis in Yemen is only getting worse.
Fighting in Kobani as seen from across the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Groups claimed one of the perpetrators killed during clashes in Kobani carried an official identification card issued by Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority.
Media reports said Jordan has banned media from publishing information about an alleged extremist attack in the country. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 16:54 GMT
Media reports said Jordan has banned media from publishing information about an alleged extremist attack in the country.
Egyptian security forces arrested the members in separate security sweeps, the Interior Ministry said Sunday. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Egyptian security forces arrested the members in separate security sweeps, the Interior Ministry said Sunday.
A ferry transporting cars and people crosses the Suez Canal in the Egyptian port city of Ismailia, east of Cairo. (AFP/File)
July 05, 2015 - 13:13 GMT
An Egyptian ferry sank in the Red Sea early on Sunday.
Tunisian medics carry a woman on a stretcher in the resort town of Sousse, a popular tourist destination 140 kilometers (90 miles) south of the Tunisian capital, on June 26, 2015, following an attack which killed 38 tourists. (AFP/Mohamed Fliss)
July 05, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
A female student, who was thought to be romantically involved with the Sousse beach killer, has been arrested by police for suspected links the massacre.
A Yemeni boy receives kidney dialysis treatment at a hospital in the southern city of Aden on July 3, 2015, after the hospital was able to secure the medicine needed for the dialysis patients from other hospitals in the area. (AFP/Saleh Obeidi)
July 05, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
In 102 days, 858 Yemeni civilians have been killed in the city of Aden. A significant part of the death toll is health related, as violence forced two of the largest hospitals to be closed.
Saudi police officers stand guard. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
July 03, 2015 - 15:27 GMT
At least three police officers have been killed and several others injured in an attack by unidentified armed men against a police station in Saudi Arabia’s western and most populous province of Mecca.