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Meir Ettinger was instrumental in establishing several illegal outposts in the West Bank. (AFP/Jack Guez)
August 04, 2015 - 18:40 GMT
Israel's magistrates court extended Meir Ettinger's incarceration until at least Sunday.
Pakistani residents carry charpais (traditional woven beds) as they wade through a flooded area in the Nowshera district of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, on Aug. 3, 2015. (AFP/A Majeed)
August 04, 2015 - 18:04 GMT
Floods triggered by monsoon rains have killed at least 151 people in Pakistan.
Turkish soldiers move in formation during a military exercise in the southeast of the country. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 17:50 GMT
A soldier was killed in a rocket attack on a base in Silopi, a town close to both the Syrian and Iraqi border on southeast Turkey, on Tuesday.
A Palestinian woman blocked from entering the al-Aqsa Mosque compound, Islam's third most holy site, holds up a Quran during clashes with Israeli Occupation Forces on Oct. 13, 2014. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
August 04, 2015 - 17:49 GMT
Israeli forces on Tuesday detained two Palestinians who protested the arrests of mosque employees.
Hospital workers treat a patient brought in for wounds suffered during clashes with Houthi rebels. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 17:10 GMT
Nearly 2,000 civilians have been killed in fighting between Houthi rebels and forces loyal to Yemen’s president-in-exile, the UN said on Tuesday.
Illustrative photo of a military operation by Egyptian security forced near the border with southern Gaza Strip on November 2, 2014. (AFP/Said Khatib)
August 04, 2015 - 15:45 GMT
Five civilians from one family were killed on Tuesday when their house in North Sinai was shelled, in tandem with intense clashes between security forces and militants.
Anbar has seen heavy clashes recently as the government tries to reclaim the province from Daesh. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 15:07 GMT
More than 1,500 schools have been damaged or destroyed in clashes in Iraq’s troubled Anbar province.
Fighters loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi gather on a road on the outskirts of the southern Yemeni port city of Aden on August 3, 2015, during a military operation against Shiite Houthi rebels and their allies. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
August 04, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Forces loyal to Yemen’s president-in-exile say they have taken southern Lahij province from Houthi militia and pro-Saleh forces.
An abandoned outpost, belonging to al-Qaeda-linked al-Nusra Front, is seen on the Lebanese side of the Qalamuon Mountains on the border with Syria on May 20, 2015. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Hezbollah and the Syrian army close in on the border city of Qalamoun, making their most aggressive offensive in the month-long battle.
Volunteers from the Sant'Egidio charity community observe funeral rites next to some of the 13 coffins of migrants who died attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea, at Messina harbour on July 29, 2015. (AFP/Giovanni Isolino)
August 04, 2015 - 13:40 GMT
Over 2,000 people have died and 188,000 have had to be rescued while trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, making it the most dangerous migrant route in the world.
A file picture taken on August 13, 2014, shows displaced Iraqi families from the Yazidi community crossing the Iraqi-Syrian border at the Fishkhabur crossing, in northern Iraq. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
August 04, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Hundreds of Yazidis flee Daesh's onslaught in Iraq on a daily basis, as more than 3,000 members of their community are still being held captive by the militants.