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It is unclear if the attack was deliberate or an accident due to expired food. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Nearly 150 Daesh militants sat down for a group Iftar in Mosul when they became ill from poisoned food. So far, 45 have died as a result.
Syrian emergency services personnel carry a wounded man into a make-shift hospital in the Qadi Askar district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on July 5, 2015. Two alliances of Syrian rebels battled to advance in government-held western Aleppo, seizing an army barracks in one district but losing ground in others, in some of the fiercest fighting in the city since the conflict began. (AFP/AMC/Zein Al-Rifai)
July 07, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Nusra Front claimed the suicide attack in western Aleppo. Immediately following the attack, opposition forces claimed to have stormed the district and seized control of a number of buildings.
“This is the first and bloodiest drone strike on Daesh fighters in the area which has killed quite a big number of militants,” officials reported.
July 07, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
The US carried out two drone strikes against Daesh targets in eastern Afghanistan as the militants prepared an attack on the Taliban.
Smoke billows following airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition on a weapons depot at a military airport, currently controlled by Yemeni Shiite Houthi rebels, on July 7, 2015 in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
July 07, 2015 - 10:57 GMT
If confirmed, the number would make Monday Yemen's deadliest day since airstrikes began.
Kuwaiti police cordon off the mosque after the suicide bombing. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 10:51 GMT
Three Saudi brothers have been identified as suspects in the Kuwait Shia mosque bombing. One was arrested in Kuwait, the other in Saudi Arabia, and the third remains at large.
Security personnel check a military ambulance that was attacked by Druze members in the Israeli settlement of Neve Ativ on the Golan Heights. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 10:02 GMT
Police said they arrested the suspects in connection with an attack last month on military ambulances transporting wounded Syrians.
The attack by a Nusra Front member killed at least 25 regime soldiers and allies. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 09:08 GMT
The attack by a Nusra Front member killed at least 25 regime soldiers and allies.
Lebanese soldiers try to extinguish flames from burning tires set ablaze by protesters in Beirut, on Jan. 24, 2011. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
July 07, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
"The security situation is under control," Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said in reports Tuesday.
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
July 07, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
Fighting in Kobani as seen from across the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Groups claimed one of the perpetrators killed during clashes in Kobani carried an official identification card issued by Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority.
A military investigative judge demanded Monday up to three years in prison for two members of Lebanon's security forces. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
A military investigative judge demanded Monday up to three years in prison for two members of Lebanon's security forces.