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Egyptian F-16s have been deployed to counter the attack by Daesh-affiliated militants in North Sinai. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 16:38 GMT
After some 60 soldiers killed in coordinated assault, Egyptian air force pounds Daesh positions in restive Sinai Peninsula.
Syrians walk amidst the rubble of buildings in the rebel-held area of Douma, east of the Syrian capital Damascus, following reported air strikes by regime forces, on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Abd Doumany)
July 01, 2015 - 15:59 GMT
Fifteen people were killed and at least 25 injured on Wednesday by barrel-bomb attacks carried out by the Syrian regime.
The army said five checkpoints were attacked by about 70 militants and that soldiers had destroyed three land-cruisers fitted with anti-aircraft guns. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 15:39 GMT
Israel closed the Niztana and Kerem Shalom border crossings Wednesday following militant attacks in Egypt's North Sinai
The Israeli sentenced is one of three who joined Daesh. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 15:05 GMT
The Nazareth District Court sentenced an Israeli Arab to three years in prison on Wednesday, for joining Daesh in Syria.
Fierce clashes are ongoing between the Egyptian military and Daesh militants in Egypt's Sheikh Zuweid. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 14:31 GMT
Colonel Mohamed Soliman spoke over the phone with Daily News Egypt from inside Sheikh Zuweid police station.
Members of the Kurdish People's Protection Units monitor the positions of Islamic State group in the Syrian town of Ras al-Ain, close to the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Turkey has tightened security along the border amid ongoing threats.
A Yemeni points at a pool of blood at the site of rocket fire by Houthi Shiite rebels and their allies in Aden's loyalist-held al-Mansura district in Aden on July 1, 2015. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
July 01, 2015 - 12:22 GMT
At least 18 civilians were killed and 70 injured Wednesday after Houthis shelled a neighborhood, witnesses said.
Syrian rebel group Jaysh al-Islam has released a video that mocked Daesh productions. (YouTube)
July 01, 2015 - 12:02 GMT
Syrian rebel group Jaysh al-Islam has released a video that mocked Daesh productions.
Israeli soldiers stand at the Qalandiya checkpoint between Jerusalem and and West Bank city of Ramallah. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
July 01, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Gaza residents between certain ages must obtain a permit to enter Jerusalem to attend Friday prayers at Al-Aqsa mosque.
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday more than 60 soldiers were killed. (Twitter)
July 01, 2015 - 11:29 GMT
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday more than 60 soldiers were killed.
An Egyptian man walks at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
July 01, 2015 - 10:34 GMT
Militants attacked numerous military checkpoints in the Sinai in the latest wave of violence.