May 26, 2015 - 08:23 GMT
The operation has declined by 13 percent, but the statistic still falls at 61 percent of women who have been married.
May 26, 2015 - 06:58 GMT
A tad unjust? Roads were closed across the occupied West Bank causing huge traffic jams so Israeli settlers could have a bike race.
May 26, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Baris Sulu of the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) is the first gay man to run for a seat Turkey's parliament, in elections scheduled for June 7.
May 25, 2015 - 13:38 GMT
"We didn't want to carry weapons and go shoot people. Violence was never the solution," says the band's drummer and lyricist.
May 25, 2015 - 11:12 GMT
People aren't the only casualties of war - three extremely rare ibis birds kept in Palmyra face extinction after their caretakers were forced to flee Daesh militants.
May 25, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
A group of taxi drivers in northern Lebanon weren't happy about the government's new, strict traffic fines.
May 25, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Who said Saudis don't have a sense of humor? A groom who forced his wife to take a virginity test has been ridiculed across the kingdom for his ridiculous behavior.
May 25, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Table For Two (TFT), a non-profit committed to simultaneously tackling malnutrition and obesity, is launching a fundraising drive to support the World Food Programme’s (WFP) school meals initiative for 16,000 Syrian children in refugee camps in Jordan.
May 24, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
It will be illegal to wear the burqa in schools, hospitals and on public transport.
May 24, 2015 - 08:27 GMT
The Imam will support Germany's Muslim soldiers serving in the military.