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Peshmerga forces from Iraqi Kurdistan played a pivotal role in liberating Kobani from Daesh in January, 2015 (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 13:11 GMT
100 Iraqi Peshmerga fighters will reach strategic town by passing through Turkey
Iran has participated in a series of senior-level talks with the West over its nuclear program since last March (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 11:33 GMT
Iran and US continue diplomacy as Netanyahu prepares to speak against talks
Footage Daesh's newest video shows men destroying ancient Assyrian statues in the Mosul Museum (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Security Council, UNESCO further condemn destruction of artifacts in Mosul museum
Daesh militants launching an earlier attack on Samarra, June 2014 (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 09:25 GMT
Suicide bombings, sniper and mortar fire rock Samarra ahead of planned offensive
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has repeatedly denied that Iran seeks to develop nuclear weapons (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Dennis Ross claims the deal being discussed would allow US to perform "anytime, anywhere inspections."
Turkish soldiers patrol the Syrian border (File-AFP)
February 28, 2015 - 07:37 GMT
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper blames Turkey for influx of foreign fighters in Syria
Saudi and Qatari embassies moved to the southern port city of Aden earlier this week. (AFP/File)
February 28, 2015 - 04:54 GMT
The UAE has decided to reopen its embassy in Aden, rather than Sana'a. The relocation marks the UAE's support for former President Hadi.
Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani said his government would stop dealing with Turkey as it was sending weapons to a rival group in Tripoli so "the Libyan people kill each other", ramping up his rhetoric against Ankara.
The countries relocated their embassies to Aden, a port city on the southern coast of Yemen. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Saudi and Qatari ambassadors resumed their work in the southern Yemeni city of Aden, reported a Hadi-aid on Thursday. The embassies in Sana'a were evacuated in mid-February due to security concerns.
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis.
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February 26, 2015 - 19:13 GMT
It's "the most significant agreement since the peace treaty with Jordan," an Israeli energy official said Thursday.