Migrant tents below a bridge in the Calais
October 27, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Many youngsters slept rough overnight, according to aid workers, and this morning at least 100 gathered in front of a registration centre hoping to go to the UK.
Nadia Murad Basee Taha called for justice for the victims of the Islamic State group and argued that the 2014 attack on the Yazidis should be recognized as a genocide. (AFP/Mark Wilson)
October 27, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The two women, who now live in Germany, campaign for the thousands of Yezidi girls and women forced into sex slavery by the extremist group.
Turkish special forces take position on April 1, 2015 near the police headquarters in Istanbul. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
October 27, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The arrest warrants were issued on Thursday as police forces launched operations across 17 provinces to detain the pilots over their alleged links to US-based opposition figure Fethullah Gulen
Syrian government forces walked in the southern outskirts of Aleppo on October 25, 2016, where fighting had resumed after a three-day ceasefire ended without civilian evacuations. (AFP/File)
October 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
"Russia has resumed the bombing of Aleppo which is exacerbating a humanitarian catastrophe."
A general view shows a damaged classroom at a school after it was hit in an air strike in the village of Hass, in the south of Syria's rebel-held Idlib province on October 26, 2016. (AFP/Omar Haj Kadour)
October 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The attack, believed to be carried out by Russian planes, may be the deadliest attack on a school since the Syrian conflict began.
Marriage of underage girls has especially become a problem among Syrian refugees living in Jordan. (AFP/File)
October 27, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
There were also 162 marriages involving an underage bride in which the groom was more than 22 years her senior.
Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie stands in front of the judges during his trial in the capital Cairo on May 18, 2014. (AFP/Ahmed Gamel)
October 27, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Mohamad Badie and 36 others were sentenced to life in prison in 2014.
Israeli security forces are seen in the town of Metula, near the Lebanon-Israel border, on October 26, 2016, after gunfire from a vehicle in Lebanon towards Israeli forces wounded an Israeli soldier. (AFP/Jalaa Marey)
October 27, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The 60-year-old man was run over by an Israeli settler at the entrance to Qalqilya in the West Bank.
Newly displaced Iraqis who fled from the city of Mosul are reunited with their relatives who came two years ago fleeing Daesh to the refugee camp in the Khazer area, on October 26, 2016. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
October 27, 2016 - 07:05 GMT
Some 10,000 people have already fled villages surrounding Mosul.
Turkish anti-riot police officers push back protesters with their shields on October 26, 2016 during a demonstration against the detention of the Kurdish-majority city's co-mayors in Diyarbakir. (AFP/Ilyas Akengin)
October 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The two mayors, Gultan Kisanak and Firat Anli, were arrested overnight on suspicion of having ties to the PKK.
Women disembark from the Siem Pilot on October 24, 2016 after rescue operations of migrants at see during the weekend. (AFP/Stringer)
October 27, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The EU's coastguard agency warned that rescue missions near the Libyan coast were getting increasingly dangerous.
Syrian government forces walk in the strategic area of the Bazo hilltop, north of Khan Tuman on the southern outskirts of the northern embattled Syrian city of Aleppo on October 25, 2016. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
October 26, 2016 - 16:21 GMT
A civil defense official said the strikes targeted a school and a marketplace.
Counterterrorism forces restored control over Rutbah, a small borderline town located near Jordan in Iraq's western Anbar province, after Daesh took over most of its neighborhoods. (AFP/File)
October 26, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Counterterrorism forces restored control over Rutbah, a small borderline town located near Jordan in Iraq's western Anbar province, after Daesh took over most of its neighborhoods.
A file picture taken on July 3, 1986 shows Lebanese Georges Ibrahim Abdallah during his trial in Lyon, central eastern France. (AFP/File)
October 26, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
An event in support of Abdallah is scheduled to be held on Tuesday afternoon in Ramallah in the central occupied West Bank, and in the Israeli city of Haifa on Wednesday, as rallies have also been held around the world, including in Beirut, Athens, Tunis, Paris, Istanbul, and Chicago.
A Palestinian walks through a destroyed home in Silwan after it was razed by Israeli authorities in March. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
October 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Early Wednesday morning, Israeli municipality and police forces raided Silwan, which is just south of the Old City, and completely surrounded the al-Jisr area to carry out the demolition of the Jaafreh family home under the pretext that the structure lacked the required Israeli-issued permits.
Australia has a range of laws prohibiting Australians from taking part in foreign conflicts. (AFP/File)
October 26, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Around 200 Australians have travelled to Syria and Iraq to join the conflict on various sides since 2014, with at least 68 Australians being killed.