People walk in the main street of the ''Jungle'' migrant camp where all makeshift shops have closed as French Interior Minister said on the eve the demolition of the camp would take place
October 20, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A group of unaccompanied children between the age of 14 and 17 were sent to England from the Calais refugee camp, causing a furor among British lawmakers who thought some of the migrants might be over the age of 18.
Yemeni fighters from the separatist Southern Movement, loyal to the government forces, arrive for a rally marking the anniversary of the south's revolt against British colonial rule on October 13, 2016, in the southern city of Aden. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
October 20, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Yemeni army sources said Houthi rebels were shelling residential areas to the east and west of Taiz.
Mass protests hit Egypt earlier this year following a controversial deal transferring two Red Sea islands from Egypt to Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The arrests came amid growing calls on social media for mass demonstrations to protest economic conditions and price hikes.
Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar was shot dead in front of a courthouse in Amman last month after sharing a cartoon online that was deemed
October 20, 2016 - 08:59 GMT
The main suspect, Riad Abdullah, was charged with four crimes, including premeditated murder and possessing an unlicensed weapon.
An Afghan health worker administers the polio vaccine to a child during a campaign on the outskirts of Jalalabad on October 17, 2016. (AFP/Noorullah Shirzada)
October 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
In a new report, the UN noted a marked increase in child casualties this year, even as overall numbers of civilian casualties fell.
The civilian deaths have drawn particular attention since a strike earlier this month that left more than 140 dead at a funeral ceremony. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Sounds of powerful explosions were heard following two airstrikes by alliance jets against the facility, in the eastern part of rebel-controlled Sana'a.
Ghani and Sharif have both committed themselves to renewing the Afghan peace process. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
It said the meetings were attended by Mullah Abdul Manan Akhund, brother of the late Taliban supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, and Afghan spy chief Mohammed Masoom Stanikzai.
Yemeni children fill empty jerrycans with water from a donated source amid ongoing widespread disruption of water supplies in an impoverished coastal village on the outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, on October 18, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
October 19, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The 72-hour truce is due to begin Wednesday night after a meeting held in London on Sunday between John Kerry, Boris Johnson, and UN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed.
US Secretary of State John Kerry, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed make a joint statement on Yemen at Lancaster House in London on October 16, 2016. (AFP/Justin Tallis)
October 18, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The Houthis have yet to comment and the entry date for the ceasefire has not been specified.
This file photo taken on October 8, 2016 shows a general view of the destruction following reported airstrikes on a funeral hall by Saudi-led coalition air-planes on a building in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 17, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Saudi's campaign in Yemen has come under heavy criticism since last week’s airstrike on a funeral gathering in Sanaa.
Smoke rises from a building believed to be a Daesh safehouse in Gaziantep, Turkey. (Twitter)
October 16, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
At least three officers were killed and seven people injured after the blast.
People walk at the Souda municipality-run refugee camp, on the island of Chios on October 13, 2016. (AFP/Louisa Gouliamaki)
October 16, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The group, which was comprised of nationalities from across the Middle East and Asia, also included five Turkish citizens.
A general view of the destruction following airstrikes by Saudi-led coalition airplanes. (AFP/File)
October 16, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The airstrike last Saturday killed a number of prominent political figures, drawing condemnation from the United Nations and prompting the United States to announce a review of its support for the Saudi-led coalition against Yemen's Houthi rebels.
Militants hit military institutions around North Sinai and in the port town of Suez. (AFP/File)
October 16, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Militancy inside Egypt has seen a significant rise since the military ouster of former president Mohamed Mursi in July 2013, following mass protests against his rule. North Sinai has been at the epicenter of this insurgency.
This undated Handout pictures released on October 8, 2016 by the criminal office of Saxony shows a person believed to be the 22-year-old Syrian named Jaber Al-Bakr suspected of being involved in the found of explosive traces during the search of an apartment in Chemnitz, eastern Germany. (AFP/File)
October 15, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The death of Jaber al-Bakr, who committed suicide after being arrested in connection to a planned attack in Germany, was described as 'an absolute scandal' by a political scientist.
Three rockets struck the southern resort town of Antalya on Turkey's Mediterranean coast on Oct. 14, 2016. (Shutterstock)
October 14, 2016 - 11:22 GMT
So far no casualties have been reported in the incident.