Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia. (AFP/File)
October 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the hotel attack on pro-insurgent Somali radio station Andalus.
Lebanese women line up to vote during municipal elections.(AFP/File)
October 26, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The EU Ambassador to Lebanon said electing a president and forming a new government would enable the EU to help Lebanon deal with more issues.
October 25, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Turkish officials said Jarabulus was clear of all extremist groups and so far over 7,700 people had returned home.
Palestinians walk up towards Al Aqsa mosque. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The dispute over Al-Aqsa and the controversial UNESCO resolution continues.
Lebanon's parliament is expected to hold an electoral session on Monday. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A parliament session to elect a president is scheduled on October 31.
A police vehicle is pictured in front of a House in Jena, east Germany, during an anti-terror operation on October 25, 2016. (AFP/Bodo Schackow)
October 25, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Germany has been on high alert since two attacks were carried out in July.
A boy walks in the rubble of a destroyed house in the Gaza Strip. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The frustration over severe lack of services and opportunities in the Gaza Strip coincided with a $70 million budget deficit for UNRWA.
A volunteer and a police officer rush an injured person to a hospital in Quetta. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 09:49 GMT
The attackers stormed the police training centre Monday night and three attackers who were wearing suicide vests were killed
Kurdish peshmerga foiled an attack involving seven suicide bombers in explosives-rigged vehicles. (AFP/Marwan Ibrahim)
October 25, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Peshmerga troops killed four Daesh suicide bombers at Eski Mosul, north of the city, and a fifth blew himself up.
Police officers search a car during a security control check in central Ankara. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 08:50 GMT
A massive explosion has occurred in the southwestern Turkish tourist hub of Antalya, injuring at least 10 people.
Liberman's remarks were published the same day rocket sirens sounded along the Gaza border after a rocket was fired at Israel from the Palestinian enclave. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Ramallah says defense chief ‘deluding himself he’ll find Palestinian partner to fit his views.’
The ambassador said he expects a
October 25, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Egypt's ambassador to London Nasser Kamel wrote a letter that was published by foreign ministry on Sunday, where he expressed his "astonishment" from the article, and refuted "some of [its] obvious and factual mistakes".
Iraqi forces gather in the area of al-Shourah, some 45 kms south of Mosul, as they advance towards the city to retake it from the Islamic State on Monday. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
October 25, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The brief statement from the Military Information Unit of the Iraqi armed forces came after Turkish state news agency Anadolu quoted Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Sunday saying that Turkish troops were backing Kurdish Peshmerga forces at their request.
One of the hostage of Somali pirates reacts as he arrives at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi on October 23, 2016 after being freed with other hostages. (AFP/Stringer)
October 25, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Though piracy has plummeted in recent years, pirates made millions in ransom from hijacking ships and caused the cost of living in Somalia to skyrocket.
Shells of buildings in Aleppo, Syria. (AFP/File)
October 24, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
George Sabra, vice president of Syrian opposition negotiating delegation in Geneva and member of SHNC, told Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper that Europe announced an initiative two days ago to ceasefire and send humanitarian aids.
Emergency workers are seen at the site of the wreckage of a small twin engined plane which crashed shortly after takeoff from Malta International Airport, on October 24, 2016. (AFP/Matthew Mirabelli)
October 24, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
All five passengers and crew of the small aircraft were killed after the plane took off and then plummeted into the ground.