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September 4, 2015

Israel football team
23:33 GMT
Fearing being seen as 'politically biased,' city council removes exhibit on soccer, diversity. Envoys: Wales threatened by 'thugs.'

September 3, 2015

Camels walk along sand dunes in the Liwa desert, 220 kilometers west of Abu Dhabi, as the Mazayin Dhafra Camel Festival takes place on Dec. 22, 2013. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
22:50 GMT
Baharash Architecture won a contract to design a luxury eco-retreat in the Liwa desert.
A photo of one of the journalists detained in Turkey, Jake Hanrahan. (Twitter)
16:33 GMT
Their Iraqi translator remains under arrest, judicial sources said.
The photo of a 3-year-old drowning victim shocked the world, but not everyone agrees who to blame.
16:11 GMT
The photo of a 3-year-old drowning victim shocked the world, but not everyone agrees who to blame. revered
Thousands of refugees have crossed perilous waters into Europe in recent weeks, prompting politicians to take more action. (AFP/File)
09:30 GMT
British Prime Minister David Cameron faced mounting pressure to accept more Syrian refugees, a day after harrowing images emerged of a dead Syrian child washed up on the shores of a Turkish beach.

September 2, 2015

Amid increasing criticism, Turkey's still holding three VICE news employees over foggy 'terrorism' charges. (AFP/File)
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Amid increasing criticism, Turkey's still holding three VICE news employees over foggy 'terrorism' charges.
Nabil Fekir
15:22 GMT
The 22-year-old midfielder insists Louis van Gaal have signed a "very good player" in Anthony Martial and admits he would also like to move to the Premier League
A UK petition calling for the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gained over 92,000 signatures. (AFP/File)
07:00 GMT
While an online petition calling for the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu upon his arrival to the UK has reached over 92,000 signatures, the leader might as well not bother with his trip.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) chairs the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on August 31, 2015. (AFP/Ronen Zvulun)
05:00 GMT
Nearly 100,000 people have signed an online petition demanding the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for war crimes.

September 1, 2015

The journalists were originally accused of filming a military base in Diyarbakir without permission. (AFP/File)
14:30 GMT
Three journalists, two British and one Turkish, are accused of allegedly supporting Daesh and the PKK, as well as for filming a military base in Diyarbakir without permission.
The Middle East ice cream market is small but expanding. (Google)
07:21 GMT
Scientists in the UK have discovered a heat-resistant protein that can bind ice cream and slow the melting process.
Tony Blair reportedly arranged the infamous "deal in the desert" with Gaddafi back in 2004 to help extract Libya's oil reserves. (AFP/File)
07:00 GMT
Tony Blair reportedly tried to save Colonel Gaddafi prior to the bombing of Libya in 2011 according to new memoirs. If true, what is next?

August 30, 2015

Source: Twitter
17:53 GMT
Manchester City signed Belgium international Kevin de Bruyne from Wolfsburg Sunday for a Bundesliga record fee.
Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy talks to human rights lawyer Amal Clooney during the trial, August 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
12:36 GMT
The Egyptian foreign ministry summoned British ambassador John Casson over comments he made on press freedom in wake of the Al Jazeera verdict.
Zahera Tariq (pictured), is believed to have taken her four children to Syria. (Screenshot/MPS)
07:30 GMT
UK security services continued to search for a British mother and her four children, believed to be travelling to Syria.

August 29, 2015

Manuel Pellegrini
21:57 GMT
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini had no news on Kevin De Bruyne's proposed transfer to the club after Saturday's win over Watford.
Modibo Maiga
16:17 GMT
The former Sochaux striker departs Upton Park after a disappointing three-year spell in east London, during which he scored just seven goals in 45 appearances for the club

August 28, 2015

Kevin De Bruyne (R)
22:52 GMT
Wolfsburg's sporting director has confirmed that only small details are holding up the Belgian's move to England, while Ivan Perisic is poised to join Inter

August 27, 2015

Kevin de Bruyne
15:06 GMT
Wolfsburg have not reached an agreement with Manchester City on the sale of Belgium international Kevin de Bruyne, the Bundesliga club's sports director Klaus Allofs said Thursday.
Junaid Hussain, 21, was believed to be number three on a US military target list. (Twitter)
08:30 GMT
British national and Daesh computer hacker Junaid Hussain was reportedly killed by a US drone strike in Syria, military sources said.

August 25, 2015

Riyad Mahrez
14:47 GMT
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is refusing to put a price on Riyad Mahrez, the midfielder who has emerged as the Premier League's leading scorer after three matches.
The British-born militant recently appeared in a new video threatening to behead more people. (AFP/SITE)
07:21 GMT
British Prime Minister David Cameron told the country's security services to capture or kill Daesh executioner Mohammed Emwazi, also known as Jihadi John.

August 24, 2015

Karim Benzema
22:59 GMT
With the Spanish giants unwavering in their desire to ward off Arsenal's interest, the Frenchman has finally spoken out against any possible summer transfer
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on August 16, 2015. (AFP/Abir Sultan)
18:00 GMT
The petition calling for the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Nentanyahu is gaining momentum. The British government will have to debate the issue if the petition reaches 100,000 signatures.
Kevin De Bruyne
15:48 GMT
Manuel Pellegrini's men are the frontrunners to sign the Belgian, although Wolfsburg is hopeful of keeping him for two more years.
UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond shakes hands with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif during a joint press conference in Tehran, August 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
11:50 GMT
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said the UK must tread carefully in its new relationship with Iran, after visiting the Islamic Republic to reopen the British embassy in Tehran.

August 23, 2015

Iran's oil minister Bijan Zanganeh began negotiations with the British foreign secretary in Tehran. (AFP/Behrouz Mehri)
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Iran's oil minister began negotiations with the British foreign secretary in Tehran.
Iranian security forces stand guard outside the British embassy during Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond's visit on August 23, 2015 in the capital Tehran. (AFP/Atta/Kenare)
12:00 GMT
British Foreign Secretary Hammond has reopened the UK embassy in Iran's capital Tehran.
Banksy's temporary theme park offers 4,000 tickets a day for 36 days. (Dismaland.co.uk)
11:30 GMT
The British street artist took art to a whole new level.
A fighter jet of the UAE launching a raid against Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen as part of the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP/WAM)
10:09 GMT
Emirati forces based in Yemen's Aden have freed a UK national who went missing more than a year ago.
Iranian men walk past the closed British embassy in the capital Tehran, on August 21, 2015. (AFP/Atta Kenare)
09:00 GMT
After a four year diplomatic break, Britain and Iran will reopen their respective embassies in the coming days.