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February 25, 2015

The IDF displays some of Israel's rockets at the port of Eliat. (AFP/File)
07:36 GMT
The human rights organization Amnesty International urged the global community to halt weapon sales and shipments to countries accused of committing mass atrocities, such as Iraq, Syria, and Israel.
The woman claims the charges against her are untrue. (Shutterstock)
06:00 GMT
An Indian man accused a Jordanian lady wearing niqab of sexually assaulting him and then robbing him in a Dubai elevator,

February 24, 2015

Jihad Shehada al-Jaafari was shot dead by Israeli soldiers while watching predawn raids from his roof in the camp. (AFP/File)
09:16 GMT
A 19-year-old Palestinian was shot and killed by Israeli forces during a predawn raid in Bethlehem's Duheisha refugee camp.

February 23, 2015

Israel's security service caught 11 alleged Hamas fighters planning attacks against the country. (Shin Bet Security Services)
17:28 GMT
Israel's security service caught 11 alleged Hamas fighters planning attacks against the country.
Lindsay Instagrammed a picture of her sunbathing in Dubai. (Image: Instagram)
14:25 GMT
Lindsay Lohan admits she likes to learn lessons the hard way, but insists she is ready to lead a more private life.

February 22, 2015

Celebrities with budgets through the roof eye a $55 million apartment. (AFP/File)
16:16 GMT
Celebrities with budgets through the roof eye a $55 million apartment.
Palestinian men make their way by horse and cart through a flooded street during heavy rains in Gaza City on November 27, 2014. (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
11:22 GMT
Israeli authorities have opened numerous dams following recent heavy rain, causing hundreds of Palestinians to flee from flooding in the Gaza Valley.

February 19, 2015

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16:53 GMT
True to their promise that they were going to sue CAF, the Moroccan football federation has deposited a complaint at the Court of Arbitration in Sports, CAS, over the decision by the latter to suspend the North African country from the next two editions of the Africa cup of Nations and a fine of one million dollars.
Rescue teams search for survivors after heavy bombings in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
14:00 GMT
The president of the Syrian coalition agreed to the UN "freeze plan" to halt the violence in Aleppo for six weeks.
Maisa is in love and celebrating her recent nuptials. (Image: Albawaba file)
12:27 GMT
Maisa Moghrabi's secret is out: Moroccan starlet married in secret TWO months ago!
The training program will begin by March or April. (AFP/File)
07:28 GMT
The US identified 1,200 potential recruits from Syria's moderate rebel groups for the train-and-equip program to aid in the fight against Daesh.

February 16, 2015

Crowds of Qataris march in Doha against the killings of three young Muslims in Chapel Hill, February 15, 2015. (AFP/File)
12:16 GMT
Hundreds of people took to the streets of Doha in protest against the killings of three Muslims in the US.

February 15, 2015

Daesh claimed to have kidnapped the 21 Coptic Egyptians in January. (AFP/File)
19:52 GMT
Daesh claimed to have kidnapped the 21 Coptic Christians in January.
Bright lights, big city, that's Dubai! (Image:
10:40 GMT
Sunshine, super posh suites, and shopping that brings the likes of shoe lover Sarah Jessica Parker, Dubai is the place to be for celebrities.
Jason Statham in "Furious 7". (Image: Facebook)
09:45 GMT
He's known for those baddie roles, but actor Jason Statham doesn't mind. He loved taking the baddie role in Fast and Furious 7 filmed in part in Abu Dhabi.
Released on Daesh affiliated social media accounts, the video shows 17 Kurdish soldiers wearing orange jumpsuits, while being paraded around in cages. (Image: Screenshot)
08:57 GMT
A video released by Daesh showed 17 Kurdish soldiers being paraded in cages though a town believed to be Kirkuk, while onlookers screamed in support.

February 14, 2015

The teen band impressed the judges so much that they went straight through to the semifinals! (Image:
20:12 GMT
After wowing everyone on Arabs Got Talent, Palestinian teen band "Al-Takht al-Sharqi" are hoping their budding success can raise awareness of war-ravaged Gaza.