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More than 800 suspected PKK fighters have been killed since late July. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Following an attacked against government soldiers in the southeastern province of Hakkari, the Turkish air force conducted airstrikes against the PKK.
African Union soldiers are attempting to push the militants out of Somalia. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
At least 50 AMISOM (the African Union Mission in Somalia) troops were killed in an attack by the al-Qaeda-linked group, al-Shabaab
A Palestinian holds a national flag after a march against Palestinian land confiscation to expand the nearby Jewish Hallamish settlement (in the background) on August 28, 2015 in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh near Ramallah. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
September 02, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Palestinian youths have torn down a fence erected by Israeli authorities around a recently confiscated Islamic cemetery in East Jerusalem.
With one soldier missing, Turkish authorities are realizing there may be a hostage situation. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
One of the soldiers was killed in the crossfire, another injured, while a third as been reported missing.
Masked Palestinian protesters throw stones towards Israeli police during clashes in the Shuafat neighborhood in East Jerusalem, July 3, 2014. (AFP/Thomas Coex)
September 02, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu will boost police presence and perhaps grant security forces permission to use live fire against Palestinian stone throwers.
The two victims were both Yemeni nationals. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
Two aid workers were brutally killed by gunmen as they traveled from Sa'ada to Sana'a in a clearly marked Red Cross vehicle.
Anti-war activists urge Senate members to support the deal to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon on August 26, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (AFP/Larry French)
September 02, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
The 34th member of the US Senate voted in favor of the Iran nuclear agreement, securing its legacy.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (C) addresses the Turkish Parliament during a debate as the parliament. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Turkey's parliament will discuss a motion to extend military operations in Iraq and Syria.
Members of the Libyan Red Crescent collect the body of a migrant that had washed ashore on a beach on August 28, 2015 in the port town of Zuwara, about 160 kms West of Tripoli, after two boats carrying hundreds of migrants and refugees sank off the coast of the town. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
September 02, 2015 - 14:32 GMT
Two boats filled with Syrian asylum seekers overturned in Turkish waters on way to Greece, killing at least twelve people.
Israeli authorities erected a barbed wire fence around the cemetery. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)
September 02, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
A piece of land belonging to Bab al-Rahma cemetery in east Jerusalem has been confiscated by Israeli authorities
Syrian army tanks pursue opposition fighters in Latakia province, on August 8, 2013. (AFP/SANA/File)
September 02, 2015 - 12:21 GMT
A car bomb has killed at least seven people and injured 40 others in Syria's northwestern city of Latakia.