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Saudi police are seen on patrol. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The Mecca cell is believed to be linked to Oqab al-Otaibi, who was arrested in connection with Daesh.
A truck parked in front of a bombed building in Sirte, Libya. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Members of a Misrata-based militia were killed when a bomber rammed his car into a checkpoint.
Smoke rises following an Israeli air strike in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, on May 5, 2016. (AFP/Said Khatib)
May 06, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Gaza is seeing some of the worst violence since the July 2014 war with Israel.
The 24-year-old Australian known as Abu Khaled al-Cambodi had been linked to plans to carry out attacks in Australia. (File photo)
May 06, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Neil Prakash, also known as Abu Khaled al-Cambodi, was a top recruiter, appearing in numerous propaganda videos and magazines.
Syrians shout slogans during an anti-regime protest in the rebel-held Bustan al-Qasr district in eastern Aleppo on May 5, 2016. (AFP/Karam al-Masri)
May 06, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The attack, which a US official says could amount to a war crime, came hours after a truce went into effect in Aleppo.
Political unrest in Bahrain. (AFP/File)
May 06, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Three protesters received life sentences for wounding a police officer in 2014.
An overview of Arsal, the Lebanese border town facing increased militant activity. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
A judge has issued two dozen indictments for people with extremist links in Lebanon.
A Palestinian man surveys a damaged vehicle after an Israeli airstrike on Gaza on May 5, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
May 05, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Three children and an adult were wounded by Israeli airstrikes in the Gaza Strip.
The Jordanian parliament in 2014. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Algeria and Jordan are bilaterally promoting women's participation in parliament.
Tunisian special forces on patrol near the Libyan border. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Tunisia is reevaluating its national security and monitoring potential militant activity.
Daesh militants have caused trouble outside of Saudi Arabia's Mecca. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi forces killed four Daesh militants south of Mecca.
Iraqi soldiers re-group on the front line against Islamic State (IS) group jihadists near Fallujah, in Iraq's Anbar province, on May 3, 2016. (AFP/Moadh al-Dulaimi)
May 05, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Iraqi forces launched an offensive Tuesday to regain control over Fallujah.
Syrian refugees at the Jordanian border in 2014. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 12:17 GMT
Jordan has upped border security after discovering weapons and unrest at the Rugban refugee camp inside Syria.
A Doctors Without Borders hospital in Idlib, Syria was among their medical facilities attacked in the last year. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Seventy-five hospitals managed or supported by MSF have been bombed over the last year.
Egypt's government is facing international criticism over clampdowns on freedom of speech and human rights. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Egypt is facing criticism domestically and abroad for its deteriorating human rights and press freedoms.
Hassan Ali al-Sanad was kidnapped on April 26 as he left his factory. (Twitter/Al Arabiya)
May 05, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Hassan Ali al-Sanad was abducted by a masked gang as he was on his way to the airport.