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Iraqi Yazidis, who fled their homes when Daesh militants attacked the town of Sinjar, gather inside a building under construction where they found refuge on August 10, 2014. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Rubaye)
May 24, 2017 - 20:33 GMT
When Daesh "the Islamic State group" attacked Iraqi Kurdistan in August 2014, it infamously subjected the minority Yazidi community there to a brutal campaign of genocide.
May 23, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Trump sends deepest condolences to Manchester victims, and refers to those responsible as 'evil losers in life'.
Trump's visit will be closely scrutinized as he seeks ways to restart peace efforts. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Lowdown on some key issues that will outline Trump's visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.
A refugee looks through a window at the arrival centre for refugees near the town on Kirkenes in northern Norway on Nov. 11, 2015. (AFP/Jonathan Nackstrand)
May 21, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
A year after reaching a safe haven, refugees are suffering breakdowns as PTSD and depressive disorders go unaddressed.
I vote, therefore I am by Iranian graffiti artist 'Black Hand' (Facebook)
May 17, 2017 - 20:30 GMT
Supporters of hardliner Raisi are not what you may think.
Trump's Latest Target: Embattled FBI Director James Comey
May 15, 2017 - 19:25 GMT
Donald Trump launched a stinging attack on his critics last night at the end of the most turbulent week of his presidency. Mr Trump has been heavily criticised over his brutal firing of FBI boss James Comey while he was in the middle of a...
Mohammed Assaf, the Palestinian winner of the second season of Arab Idol. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
May 14, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
Unlike reality TV shows in the West, in the Arab World it becomes a form of political participation - and the winners have to take up the banner of uniting their country.
US President Donald Trump and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas speak in the Roosevelt Room during a joint statement at the White House in Washington, DC, on May 3, 2017.
May 10, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has invited President Trump to visit Bethlehem and restart the peace process.
US President Donald Trump. (AFP/Nicholas Kamm)
May 10, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Extensive plans were drawn up for Donald Trump to visit Israel in 1989, but it doesn't seem like he ever actually arrived.
French president-elect Emmanuel Macron greets supporters as he arrives to deliver a speech in front of the Pyramid at the Louvre Museum in Paris on May 7, 2017, after the second round of the French presidential election. (AFP/Eric Feferberg)
May 09, 2017 - 19:30 GMT
Much of the world is breathing a sigh of relief as the EU lives to fight another day, but will Macron bring change or more of the same?
The pixellated image started as a joke on social media, but quickly spread like wildfire that it had appeared on Saudi TV. (File photo)
May 09, 2017 - 18:30 GMT
An image showing Merkel's hair pixellated started as a joke, but quickly became the latest 'fake news' story to spread online.
Alleged victim: “I thought I was going to die
May 07, 2017 - 16:19 GMT
AN enraged Bahraini allegedly tried to run over a man three times after accusing him of sleeping with his wife and assaulting his son.
A rebel fighter waves at civilian arriving by bus in al-Bab, in the northern province of Aleppo, after leaving al-Waer, the last opposition-held neighborhood of the central city of Homs, on May 5, 2017. (AFP/Zein Al Rifai)
May 07, 2017 - 12:57 GMT
Key details remain unknown, like what are the borders where the fighting will stop?
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas. (AFP/file)
May 03, 2017 - 15:46 GMT
Al Bawaba asks what exactly more the Palestinians could be expected to give ahead of the Trump-Abbas meeting in Washington.
Greater localization of SDG goals, increased involvement of Civil Society and an increase in funding are key challenges which need to be addressed. (File/MotazSulaiman)
May 03, 2017 - 14:38 GMT
Over 50 experts gather in Amman at a conference organised by the WANA institute to discuss the future of development in Jordan and the wider region.
In a file photo, a demonstrator carries a Hamas flag on the roof of occupied Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque, June 3 2015. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
May 02, 2017 - 15:18 GMT
You might have to look a little deeper than most of the headlines to understand this new document from the militant group.