King Abdullah II of Jordan attends the Leaders’ Summit on Countering ISIL and Countering Violent Extremism on the sideline of the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN in New York on September 29, 2015. (AFP/Jewel Samad)
October 06, 2015 - 07:56 GMT
The Jordanian King and Chairwoman of the Russian Federation Council emphasized deep ties between the two respective countries.
A Yemeni man walks past a member of the Saudi military in the southern city of Aden on September 27, 2015. President Hadi, who returned recently to his country after a nearly six-month exile, urged Shiite rebels to lay down their arms and resume dialogue to end Yemen's conflict, as he left for the UN General Assembly. (AFP/Ahmed Farwan)
October 06, 2015 - 07:40 GMT
A rocket propelled grenade struck the Qasr Hotel in Aden, where a number of Yemeni officials were said to be staying. It is unclear if any officials are among the casualties.
The video of the assault, and images of the waiter's injuries, spread quickly over social media. (Twitter)
October 05, 2015 - 14:14 GMT
Egyptian citizen Khaled Othman was assaulted Friday night by a Jordanian parliament member, along with others at his workplace in a restaurant in the city Aqaba in Jordan.
Yemeni women take part in a demonstration on October 4, 2015 in front of the United Nations (UN) office in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, against ongoing military operations carried out by the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 05, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Yemeni women gathered outside the United Nations office in the capital city of Sanaa to protest the Saudi-led relentless offensive.
Russian Air Force Su-24 bombers fly Feb. 11 during a military exercise in southern Russia. (AFP/Sergey Venyavsky)
October 05, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
A Russian plane reportedly violated Turkish air space in the Yayladagi/Hatay region when it was intercepted by two F-16s from the Turkish Air Force, which were patrolling the region.
The Taliban claimed the execution was a revenge attack against the Pakistani government. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Taliban militants released a video purporting the hanging of a Pakistani military officer in a revenge attack against the country's government.
Six people were arrested in Casablanca while Spanish police detained four others. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 07:10 GMT
Security forces in Spain and Morocco arrested ten people for reportedly recruiting for Daesh in the Middle East.
The Lebanese border town of Arsal is host to thousands of Syrian refugees fleeing conflict in Syria. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Unknown gunmen in a black SUV gunned down Syrian national Abdullah Abou Hassan in the northern Lebanese border town of Arsal on Sunday.
Emirati citizens cast their votes at a polling station at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in the capital Abu Dhabi on October 3, 2015 as voters take part in general elections to elect half of the members of the Federal National Council. (AFP/STR)
October 04, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
This year, 224,000 people had the right to vote out of a citizen population of just under one million.
Residents of the emirate of Umm al-Qaiwain cast their vote in the 2015 Federal National Committee election. (AFP/File)
October 03, 2015 - 16:47 GMT
Over 224,000 UAE citizens voted on Saturday for 20 members of the Federal National Committee.
Saudi officials seized materials used to make explosive devices in the Syrian national Yasser Mohammed Shafiq Al-Barazi's lab. (Twitter)
October 03, 2015 - 13:20 GMT
A security spokesman of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior announced that the security agencies have got information of great importance on an integrated lab inside a residential house in Al-Fayha'a district in Riyadh city for the manufacture of explosive materials and belts which were about to be used later in criminal operations.