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Over 300,000 refugees have crossed the Mediterranean Sea so far in 2015. (AFP/File)
September 04, 2015 - 10:45 GMT
The UN has criticized the European Union (EU) for failing to find a response to the spiraling refugee influx, urging the bloc to accept and distribute up to 200,000 asylum-seekers across the continent as part of a binding program for relocation of refugees.
A number of bombs exploded in commercial areas in Baghdad. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
September 04, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
A least 11 people have lost their lives and more than two dozen sustained injuries after a series of bomb explosions ripped through commercial districts in and around Baghdad.
Members of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood stand behind the bars during their trial in Cairo, Egypt, on June 16, 2015. (AFP/File)
September 04, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
A criminal court convicted 25 alleged Muslim Brotherhood supporters on charges of arson and multiple counts of murder.
Israeli authorities blacklisted the women and said they
September 04, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Israeli authorities blacklisted the women and said they "cause trouble and damage" at the site.
A Lebanese activist holds his national flag during a mass rally on Aug. 29, 2015 at the iconic Martyrs Square in Beirut. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 19:46 GMT
Two activists were arrested Thursday for spray-painting parking meters during protests outside of the Interior Ministry.
Local residents threw rocks and a Molotov cocktail at a car with five passengers, leaving two injured. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 19:27 GMT
Local residents threw rocks and a Molotov cocktail at a car with five passengers, leaving two injured.
Four of the fishermen were saved and detained in a prison in the city of Khoms. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 18:27 GMT
Four of the fishermen were saved and detained in a prison in the city of Khoms.
French prosecutors said poisoning the leader by polonium had
September 03, 2015 - 17:48 GMT
French prosecutors said poisoning the leader by polonium had "not been demonstrated."
Fighters loyal to Yemen's exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi gather at a military site near the country's third-largest city Taiz on Aug. 25, 2015. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
September 03, 2015 - 17:38 GMT
The air raids continued as the death toll of mosque bombings in the capital rises.
Sixteen Lebanese servicemen are still being held by Nusra Front. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 16:53 GMT
Sixteen Lebanese servicemen are still being held by al-Nusra Front.
A photo of one of the journalists detained in Turkey, Jake Hanrahan. (Twitter)
September 03, 2015 - 16:33 GMT
Their Iraqi translator remains under arrest, judicial sources said.