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Sirte, Libya has faced years of destruction. (AFP/File)
February 14, 2016 - 08:37 GMT
Three Libyan prisoners have been executed by Daesh.
A Palestinian boy rides his bicycle past a separation wall in the West Bank. (AFP/File)
February 14, 2016 - 08:15 GMT
Israeli forces raided residents who protested against the creation of a settler bypass road through their private land.
Human trafficking, weapons, forged paperwork - the detainees committed multiple illegal acts. (Shutterstock)
February 14, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Two human traffickers with weapons and false documents were arrested on Saturday.
Turkish soldiers watch as smoke rises from across the Syrian border. (AFP/File)
February 14, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
After an army based was shelled in Kilis, the Turkish army responded.
Macedonian soldiers build a second border fence parallel to an existing one, on February 8, 2016 in Gevgelija on its border with Greece to prevent illegal crossings by migrants. (AFP/Robert Atanasovski)
February 14, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Several central European countries are set to call for closing the borders of the Balkan migration route.
An Iraqi policeman in Ramadi sits on an armored vehicle mounted with a national flag on Feb. 12, 2016, after security forces retook the eastern outskirts of the city from Daesh. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
February 13, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
As Saudi conducts a joint military exercise and plans for a possible ground invasion of Syria, Iraq has said incursion on its borders will not be tolerated.
UN peacekeeping troops have been trying to restore order to northern Mali, which was overrun by militant Islamist groups and ethnic Tuareg rebel groups. (File Photo)
February 13, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
The recent attacks may be a sign of competition between AQIM and Daesh in Libya.
Afghan Taliban militants gather around parts of a US F-16 aircraft that was struck over in eastern Afghanistan. (AFP/File)
February 13, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
A bombing attack in Helmand province killed one soldier and four fighters as well as the suicide bomber. A further 30 soldiers were injured in the attack.
Afghan forces are seen through the shattered glass of a bus caught in a roadside bombing in Kabul. Improvised explosives are one of the main causes of civilian casualties. (AFP/File)
February 13, 2016 - 12:52 GMT
Dozens of passengers were rescued from militants by security forces, after they were forcebly disembarked from buses headed to Kabul.
Civilians and army soldiers gather at the site of a twin suicide bombing in Burj al-Barajneh, in the southern suburbs of the capital Beirut. (AFP/File)
February 13, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A man was detained for suspected links to the twin bombing attack on Beirut on November 12, 2015.
Yemeni supporters of the Houthi fighters attend a demonstration in the second largest city of Taiz (AFP/File)
February 13, 2016 - 10:52 GMT
Following heavy clashes with Saudi forces, Yemeni fighters have reclaimed a mountainous area in the province of Ta'izz.
A headline in German reads 'We mourn
February 13, 2016 - 08:17 GMT
The assailants who carried out the attacks on the newspaper offices have been identified using CCTV security footage.
A Yemeni man walks past flames rising from the ruins of buildings destroyed in an air-strike by the Saudi-led coalition on February 10, 2016 in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
February 12, 2016 - 19:19 GMT
Saudi Arabia warned international aid organizations to stay away from 'areas that are obvious targets.'
A Yemeni tribesman from the Popular Resistance Committees, loyal to Yemen's Saudi-backed President, holds a Yemeni flag west of Marib city, as the fight against Houthi rebels continues, on Feb. 11, 2016. (AFP/Abdullah al-Qadry)
February 12, 2016 - 19:16 GMT
Attacks against police are frequent in Aden, where al-Qaeda controls parts of the city.
Egyptian doctors and medical students join the anti-government demonstration at Tahrir Square on February 10, 2011 (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
February 12, 2016 - 19:12 GMT
Hundreds of Egyptian doctors rallied in front of the doctors’ syndicate where an emergency general assembly meeting is being held.
A Palestinian woman and her child check the rubble of their house after it was demolished by Israeli authorities. (AFP/File)
February 12, 2016 - 12:02 GMT
On Thursday, Israel razed 40 more Palestinian homes in Jordan Valley despite demands from EU and UN to halt demolitions.