Soldiers patrol along Niger's border with Nigeria, near the south-eastern city of Bosso, on May 25, 2015. (AFP/Issouf Sanogo)
November 26, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Boko Haram militants raided hundreds of homes in a village in the Diffa region. 19 people have been killed but the death toll is likely to rise given the number of those seriously injured.
A Palestinian protester climbs Israel’s controversial separation barrier during clashes with Israeli security forces following a demonstration against Israeli settlements and its separation wall, in the West Bank village of Nilin near the Jewish settlement. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Israel's minister for military affairs Moshe Ya'alon announced plans to build a barrier near the occupied West Bank city of al-Khalil (Hebron).
A file photo shows an Israeli F-16 moments after take-off. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
A senior Israeli official said his country will not take military action against Russian jets that cross into Israeli airspace.
Palestinian relatives and friends carry the body of 21-year-old Yahya Taha, who was killed during clashes with Israeli soldiers in the West Bank village of Qatanna, during his funeral on November 26, 2015. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
November 26, 2015 - 17:13 GMT
This is the third Palestinian shot and killed today during clashes with Israeli forces in al-Arrub refugee camp, located in northern Hebron.
Russia announced its intention to deploy its most hi-tech missile defense system in Latakia. (
November 26, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
A US official said the US military is concerned about the deployment of Russia S-400 missile defense system in the Syrian province of Latakia.
Muslim women protest about France’s decision to ban the veil. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
A Muslim social worker filed a lawsuit after she was fired from her job for wearing hijab. However, the court ruled in favor of the employer.
A Panavia Tornado combat aircraft operated by the German air force, similar to those being sent to Syria. (Wikimedia)
November 26, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
The aircraft will conduct the missions over Syria at the request of the French government.
Thousands of Syrian Turkmen have been displaced by sudden pro-regime violence in their towns. (AFP/Miguel Medina)
November 26, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Pro-Assad forces launched a massive attack on a Turkmen town in Northwest Syria.
Egyptians hold pictures of Islamist Sayed Bilal, who died in detention, during a demonstration demanding justice on January 6, 2012, in Cairo, on the first anniversary of his death. (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
November 26, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Four Luxor officers are being questioned over the death of Talaat Shabib, who died two hours after being arrested on suspicion of drug possession. Relatives believe he was killed and torture by police.
Pope Tawadros II, the leader of Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Christian Church, during his enthronement ceremony at Saint Mark’s Coptic Cathedral in Cairo. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The Egyptian Coptic Pope is going to a funeral in Jerusalem, but maintains a ban on pilgrimages to the Holy Land under Israeli rule.
A picture taken on November 17, 2015 shows a girl standing in a window in the old city of the Yemeni capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
November 26, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Airstrikes were carried out in the northern Saada province, targeting the city of Baqam.
Forensics experts are currently investigating if the man killed in police custody was subjected to torture prior to his death. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Police violently dispersed and arrested the relatives of a 47-year-old man who died in custody as they gathered outside a Luxor police station to protest his death.
The Saudi Interior Ministry in Riyadh. (AFP/Bilal Qabalan)
November 26, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia added a dozen Hezbollah leaders to their "terrorism list" and will freeze their assets.
A screenshot from a youtube video promoting the Kuwaiti spring camps for families. (Youtube)
November 26, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
Kuwait is monitoring its spring camps for possible Daesh activity.
Ballots sit on a table as polling station officials count the votes at the end of the second round of voting for Egypt's parliamentary election in the capital Cairo on November 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The highest participation rate was in South Sinai, where 41.6 percent of eligible voters took part.
An aid convoy in Syria in 2014. (AFP/Jalaa Marey)
November 26, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
A Russian airstrike hit a humanitarian aid convoy in Aleppo on Wednesday.