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February 4, 2016

Destruction caused by Russian airstrikes in Syria. (AFP/File)
18:04 GMT
Secretary of State John Kerry demands halt to Russian airstrikes in Syria.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau greets Syrian refugees in Toronto. (Twitter)
07:14 GMT
The US Senate committee for Homeland Security met Wednesday to address concerns over Canada's plan to accept 25,000 Syrian refugees.
Saudi ready to send troops to Syria if needed in US-led ground war. (AFP/File)
20:18 GMT
If a US-led coalition is ready for a ground war in Syria, then Saudi Arabia says its willing to send troops in support of the alliance.
"God knows" was Mordechai's response when asked if Israel was behind a string of recent collapses. (AFP/File)
06:30 GMT
In an interview with Palestinian Ma’an news agency, Israel's Major General Yoav Mordechai refused to comment on whether Israel was responsible for recent tunnel collapses in Gaza.

February 6, 2016

President of the Syrian regime. (AFP/File)
18:36 GMT
The mother of six is reported to have died according to MTV Lebanon; however, official sources have yet to verify the news.

February 3, 2016

Libya is facing a new wave of devastation with Daesh looming. (AFP/File)
09:26 GMT
With Daesh spreading into Libya, how will the West's strategy change?
Arsal, Lebanon. (Twitter)
10:30 GMT
The Lebanese army conducted multiple raids in northern Lebanon on Wednesday.
Giulio Regeni was last seen January 25. (Twitter)
05:30 GMT
A visiting Cambridge student has been missing since January 25.

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This file photo shows a Palestinian man arrested by Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank. (AFP/File)
11:00 GMT
Israeli forces carried out overnight raids in Tulkarem on Monday, detaining at least 18 Palestinians.

February 1, 2016

Egyptian police stand guard at Tahrir Square in Cairo. (Twitter)
16:00 GMT
Egypt's constitutional court is currently looking into another lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the controversial law.

January 30, 2016

When Turkey downed a Russian warplane in November, Russia responded with economic sanctions on Turkey.
18:00 GMT
Turkey has again summoned the Russian ambassador, claiming that a Russian warplane violated Turkish airspace.

January 26, 2016

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu addresses the media after the European Union (EU) - Turkey ministerial political dialogue meeting at Ankara Palace in Ankara on January 25, 2016. (AFP/Adem Altan)
18:00 GMT
The Kurdish Democratic Union Party is fighting Daesh, but is described by Turkey as a 'terror' organization.
Map of Syria showing location of Sheikh Miskeen. (AFP/File)
13:00 GMT
In its continuing effort to regain control of the Daraa province, the Syria regime has seized an important rebel town that lies very close to the Jordanian border.

January 25, 2016

People walk with coffins of victims from Cizre and Silopi killed during curfews during a funeral in Sirnak on January 12, 2016. (AFP/File)
17:30 GMT
Turkey, for its part, has vowed no let-up in the military campaign in Kurdish-majority cities.