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Israeli emergency services personnel clean the sidewalk at the scene of an attack after a Palestinian man stabbed several people on a Tel Aviv bus on January 21, 2015. (AFP/Jack Guez)
May 04, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
A Palestinian man was shot in the legs by Israeli police after attempting to stab people at the Givat Hamivtar station in Jerusalem.
Sister Diana Momeka was denied a visa to enter the US to testify before Congress on Daesh atrocities against Christians in Iraq. (Twitter)
May 03, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
The US State Department has been criticized for denying a visa to an Iraqi Christian planning to testify in Congress.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 14:20 GMT
The controversial US Congress bill aimed to divide Iraq into three separate states.
An Iraqi man inspects the wreckage of a burnt car on May 1, 2015 a day after a car bomb attack in the Baghdad neighbourhood of Talbiya. (AFP/Ali Al-Saadi)
May 03, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Twin car bombs killed 19 people in a busy district of Baghdad late Saturday night.
Iraqi security forces take position during fighting against Daesh in the Al-Karma district, west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad in the Anbar province's eastern edge, on April 26, 201. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Rubaye)
May 03, 2015 - 07:58 GMT
Iraqi security forces clashed with Daesh militants in the city of al-Karma is Anbar province.
Iraqi security forces inspect the site of a mass Yazidi grave near Sinjar, February 3, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2015 - 07:53 GMT
Daesh militants reportedly executed up to 600 Yazidis in northern Iraq, according to several media reports.
Bystanders inspect the site of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, October 14, 2014. (AFP/File)
May 01, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
Separate car bombs killed at least 16 people in and around the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, security officials confirmed Thursday.
Iraqi Kurdistan is home to strategic oil fields (File-AFP)
April 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Kurds will deliver up to 625,000 barrels per day beginning in June.
Peshmerga forces have been involved in heavy fighting against Daesh in northern Iraq (File/AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 17:26 GMT
UK Chief of Staff promises continued assistance in meeting with Kurdish President Barzani.
Muqtada al-Sadr is one of Iraq's most prominent Shia clerics (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 13:53 GMT
Muqtada al-Sadr says Iraqis will not accept "division of their country."
The Golan Heights have been he site of recent fighting between Daesh and other militant groups (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 13:36 GMT
Tuesday's mortar attack on Israeli-occupied territory the work of Daesh, report says.