April 26, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told a news conference that Qatari negotiators had come to Baghdad prior to the release with what he said was hundreds of millions of dollars in ransom money.
April 26, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
More than two dozen fighters died in the attacks, which appear to have hit Kurdish units fighting Daesh.
April 26, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The war that is now in its third year has left 17 million of Yemen's 27 million people at risk of hunger.
April 26, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The population transfers between rebel-held and regime-held towns has forcibly displaced thousands of civilians.
April 25, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Musallam al-Barrak was jailed for 'undermining the status of the emir.'
April 25, 2017 - 15:33 GMT
Turkey has said it is reconsidering its relationship with the Council of Europe over the decision.
April 25, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Many blame Afghan President Ashraf Ghani for signing the deal that paved the way for refugees to be forcibly removed and returned to Afghanistan.
April 25, 2017 - 13:36 GMT
The US is reportedly planning a 21 percent cut in aid to Jordan. Al Bawaba looks at why that might not be such a good idea.
April 25, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, has threatened to cancel his meeting with Germany's foreign minister if he meets with left-wing Israeli groups.
April 25, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
US plans to tighten sanctions on the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah will have effects beyond the group, Michel Aoun said.
April 25, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Armenians across the world have been commemorating the anniversary of genocide carried out by Ottoman Turkey.
April 25, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The bomb hit a car the family were trying to escape the fighting in, killing five children and three adults.
April 25, 2017 - 09:30 GMT
The van hit by the blast was carrying passengers to nearby Parachinar, the only Shia Muslim-majority city in Pakistan's tribal region.
April 25, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Trump administration issued sanctions on 271 people linked to Syrian agency responsible for producing non-conventional weapons.
April 25, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Judges unseal arrest warrant for Libya's former security chief, accusing him of carrying out war crimes in 2011 to quash opposition to Moamer Gaddafi.