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Lebanon has been in crisis due to the failure of picking a successor since former President Michel Sleiman ended his term in May, 2014. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 11:10 GMT
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berry postponed the country's presidential election till June 24 due to failure of quorum.
A Palestinian boy awaits permission to enter Egypt through the Rafah crossing, December 21, 2014. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 10:48 GMT
The UK government asked Egypt to reopen the country's border with the Gaza Strip, according to ministers.
Mass executions are all too frequent in Daesh's so-called
June 03, 2015 - 10:27 GMT
The executions follow fierce clashes between the two militant group after Daesh demanded the Taliban pledge their allegiance.
The international coalition campaign is now in its ninth month. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said more than 10,000 Daesh militants since the international coalition began its campaign nine months ago.
The embassy in Baghdad was closed in 1990 after the invasion of Kuwait by Saddam Hussein. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 09:06 GMT
Saudi Arabia named Thamer al-Sabhan as its new ambassador in Baghdad 25 years after the embassy closed during the invasion of Kuwait.
Days earlier a high-ranking Hezbollah official said fighters from the Lebanese resistance movement are fully prepared to drive Daesh from the border town of Arsal, and liberate the territory. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 08:51 GMT
Hezbollah claimed to strategic hilltops just outside of Arsal.
Former Egyptian President Mohammad Morsi's son, Osama Mohamed Morsi. (Photo: Tahrirnews)
June 03, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Former Egyptian president's son says that the verdict was postponed to not embarrass Sisi on his diplomatic trip to Germany.
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond made the announcement during an anti-Daesh summit in Paris, June 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said the UK would send $3.1 million to a special UN fund to combat Daesh.
Muslim Brotherhood leaders Mahmoud Ghozlan and Abdel Rahman El-Bar were arrested this week. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Leading members of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt were reportedly arrested by police including Mahmoud Ghozlan, Abdel Rahman El-Bar and two others.
Iraqi Sunni volunteers from the Anbar province, who joined Iraq's Popular Mobilization force as part of government efforts to make the fight against Daesh a cross-sectarian drive, take part in their first training session in Habaniyah, west of Baghdad on May 27, 2015. (AFP/Azhar Shallal)
June 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The Iraqi airforce hit Daesh targets west of the provincial capital, Ramadi, as well as in the regions of Anah and Rawah.
A pro-government militiaman holds position after battling Daesh, 70 kilometres north of Baghdad, June 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
June 03, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The White House confirmed Tuesday sending anti-tank missiles to Iraqi forces fighting Daesh militants across the country.