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Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy talks to human rights lawyer Amal Clooney during the trial, August 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 12:36 GMT
The Egyptian foreign ministry summoned British ambassador John Casson over comments he made on press freedom in wake of the Al Jazeera verdict.
A fire broke out in the basement of a housing compound belonging to oil and gas firm Aramco. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Two people were killed and dozens others injured Sunday following a fire in the residential section of a Saudi oil company.
Daesh militants executed at least 39 members of the group for various crimes. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Daesh reportedly beheaded at least 39 fighters from its own ranks, according to to the UK-based Syrian Observatory.
Thousands of people have been killed in the Yemeni conflict since March, according to the WHO. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 10:57 GMT
Saudi warplanes hit the Yemeni province of Hajjah Sunday killing over 30 people. The victims were reportedly working in a mineral water factory, according to local media.
Saturday's protest was considered the largest independent demonstration ever mobilized in the capital Beirut. (AFP/file)
August 30, 2015 - 10:21 GMT
A protest calling for massive parliamentary restructuring took a violent turn in Beirut Saturday, with demonstrators promising further escalation if the Lebanese government failed to respond.
Men loyal to Yemen's exiled President Hadi participate in military training in the port city of Aden, August 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Exiled Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi enlisted thousands of fighters to form new brigade in the country's south.
Al-Jazeera's Egyptian producer Baher Mohamed (R), Al-Jazeera's Egyptian-Canadian reporter Mohamed Fahmy (C) and Australian journalist Peter Greste. (AFP/Ben Stansall, Khaled Desouki)
August 30, 2015 - 09:43 GMT
Canada, the UK, the US and human rights group Amnesty International have criticized the three year prison sentences at the journalists' retrial.
The civilians were reportedly kidnapped by Daesh for protesting against the militant group. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Hundreds of people were abducted in Iraq's western province of Anbar by Daesh militants, according to local media outlets.
The soldier was lightly injured while the assailant fled the scene. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
An Israeli soldier was injured near Hebron in the West Bank after being hit in a car-ramming incident.
Taliban militants continue to hide in Pakistan's northern regions. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Fourteen militants were killed in an airstrike by Pakistan's air force Saturday in the country's North Waziristan tribal region.
Turkish security officials did not confirm the origins of those arrested. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 08:08 GMT
Over a dozen people believed to be foreign nationals were arrested in Turkey near the Syrian border for reportedly supporting Daesh.