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A member of the Kurdish People's Protection Units stands in a damaged stadium on July 26, 2015 in the al-Nashwa neighborhood of the Syrian province of Hasakah. (AFP Photo/Delil Souleiman)
July 28, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
A TV show is exposing stars to dangers in Syria for the "refugee experience."
Female Palestinian entrepreneurs have established startups to help boost Gaza's economy. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
If sexism, conservatism and restrictions weren't hard enough to overcome in Gaza for women, the Israeli occupation took its toll on Palestinians. But, these ladies are fighting back with entrepreneurism.
Marijuana will be made available to tens of thousands of people with 'chronic' symptoms. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
A revolutionary decision by the Health Ministry will make it possible for patients licensed to receive medical cannabis to get it at a pharmacy with authorization from a medical expert instead of having to go to a handful of approved ministry physicians
Hope it was worth it, captain.
July 28, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
Kuwait’s communication minister has ordered an “urgent investigation” of media reports that a Kuwait Airways pilot had invited a porn star and her “glamorous” friend into the cockpit.
The Middle East's first LGBT-inclusive magazine could expand its publication into Arabic as early as October. (My.Kali)
July 27, 2015 - 09:18 GMT
The Middle East's first LGBT-inclusive magazine could expand its publication into Arabic as early as October.
Gunfire is commonly used during celebrations across the Middle East despite criticism. (Shutterstock/File)
July 27, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
A four-year-old Saudi girl was hospitalized in Oman after being shot by bullets in the head during a wedding celebration.
Four people were killed in Saudi last year due to mishandling fireworks. (Shutterstock/File)
July 27, 2015 - 07:58 GMT
A youth sustained serious injures including burns to his left eye after saving a group of children from fireworks in Saudi.
A member of Daesh waves a flag representing the militant group. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
Standing near the front of the crowd, a number of children can be seen waiting for the punishment, each dressed in military style thobes.
Israeli police stopped the man when he didn't remove his religious garb for a security check.
July 26, 2015 - 09:58 GMT
Israeli police stopped the man when he didn't remove his religious garb for a security check.
Dubai launched a month-long fertility festival to celebrate the world's first test tube baby.
July 26, 2015 - 09:36 GMT
Marking 37 years since the world's first test tube baby, Dubai celebrated fertility with the start of a month-long festival.
A group of Iranian women stand beside the palace of King Darius of Achaemenid Persepolis, near Shiraz in southern Iran. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
The good relations continue! The UK government has declared most of Iran safe for tourists following the landmark nuclear deal. Just remember to respect the local customs!