Muslim Brotherhood leaders Mahmoud Ghozlan and Abdel Rahman El-Bar were arrested this week. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Leading members of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt were reportedly arrested by police including Mahmoud Ghozlan, Abdel Rahman El-Bar and two others.
Iraqi Sunni volunteers from the Anbar province, who joined Iraq's Popular Mobilization force as part of government efforts to make the fight against Daesh a cross-sectarian drive, take part in their first training session in Habaniyah, west of Baghdad on May 27, 2015. (AFP/Azhar Shallal)
June 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The Iraqi airforce hit Daesh targets west of the provincial capital, Ramadi, as well as in the regions of Anah and Rawah.
A pro-government militiaman holds position after battling Daesh, 70 kilometres north of Baghdad, June 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The White House confirmed Tuesday sending anti-tank missiles to Iraqi forces fighting Daesh militants across the country.
A Yemeni man attempts to flee a Saudi airstrike targeting a house reportedly belonging to a Houthi leader, May 29, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
The UN's World Food Program said it was preparing for a large humanitarian operation in Yemen to provide assistance for 2.5 million people by July.
Tens of thousands marched in central London in solidarity with Palestine on 26 July 2014. (AFP/Getty Images/Justin Tallis)
June 03, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The British National Union of Students called on the British Parliament to stop arms sales to Israel.
A Palestinian boy sits on the rubble of a destroyed building following an Israeli air strike in the center of Gaza City on July 22, 2014. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Palestinian youth activists pioneered a campaign to mock the Israeli occupation by setting up 'checkpoints' throughout the Gaza Strip.
Nigerien soldiers patrol along the border on May 25, 2015. (AFP/Issouf Sanogo)
June 02, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
The explosion occurred in northeastern Borno State, which is a frequent target of Boko Haram; however, as of yet, no individual or group has claimed the attack.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures to the crowd as he arrives at a rally venue in Mathura on May 25, 2015. (AFP/Money Sharma)
June 02, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
Narendra Modi's intention to visit Israel was announced Sunday. He will also travel to Palestine, Jordan, and Turkey.
Another 71 wanted individuals and 322 suspects were arrested during operations. (AFP/File)
June 02, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
The Egyptian military announced that 141 militants have been killed in North Sinai in the month of May alone.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (C) takes part in his swearing in ceremony for another term of five years at the parliament in Khartoum, on June 2, 2015. (AFP/Ashraf Shazly)
June 02, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir was sworn in for another five-year term. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya and Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe all attended the ceremony.
The Haditha Dam overlooking the Euphatres River. (AFP/Jaime Razuri)
June 02, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Water cuts could cause more Iraqis to flee the city of Ramadi, increasing the number if internally displaced people.