Patriot anti-missile batteries installed at the Diyarbakir military airport in southeastern Turkey. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
The US deployed Patriot air defense missiles to Gaziantep in 2013, but the agreement has since expired. As such, the missiles and personnel have been removed from the premises.
Iraqi Shiite fighters from the Popular Mobilization units and policemen take part in a training session in the holy city of Najaf on October 11, 2015 before being deployed in the Anbar province for ten days to fight along with government forces against Daesh. (AFP/Haidar Hamdani)
October 13, 2015 - 12:53 GMT
Thirty-five Daesh militants were killed in clashes with military forces in the restive Anbar province of western Iraq.
Hundreds of Russia supporters stand outside the country's embassy in Damascus prior to the attack, October 13, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 11:27 GMT
The Russian embassy in Damascus was hit by two rockets during a pro-Moscow rally where hundreds of supporters had gathered.
Israeli soldiers aim at Palestinian protesters near the West Bank city of Nablus, October 11, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 11:12 GMT
Five Palestinians were injured after being hit by Israeli bullets during a protest in Beit Hanoun.
Cross-border skirmishes have become common in recent months between the Syrian army and IDF. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 10:58 GMT
The IDF hit two Syrian army positions Tuesday after stray shells were fired by Bashar al-Assad's troops into the Golan Heights.
Forensics stand at the scene of an alleged stabbing attack carried out by a Palestinian in the Israeli city of Raanana, October 13, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 10:42 GMT
A total number of five people were killed in five separate attacks across Jerusalem and northern Israel within a two-hour period.
A Palestinian boy stands in Israel after a group of protesters broke the border fence in the Gaza Strip, October 12, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Protesters called for a "Day of Rage" Tuesday after Israeli forces continued to shoot Palestinians in 12 days of bloodshed.
Nusra Front militant Ibrahim Mutaweh was arrested in the Lebanese town of Arsal. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
A top Nusra Front militant was arrested by Lebanese security forces in the bordering town of Arsal.
Allegations emerged of Taliban militants raping a number of young women during the group's takeover of Kunduz. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Taliban militants in Afghanistan threatened two news channels over reports alleging the extremist group raped a number of women in Kunduz during the recent takeover.
Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) members drive a tank through the Syrian city of Hasakeh, August 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 08:52 GMT
Amnesty International accused the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) of war crimes against Syrian Arab civilians.
Karl Andree, 74, served a two-month jail term after being caught with a bottle of wine. (Facebook)
October 13, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
A 74-year-old British man faces 379 lashes in Saudi Arabia for being in possession of illegal alcohol.