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March 05, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
A "safe haven" in the MidEast, more than half of Jordan's population are refugees coming from unstable neighboring countries.
Iranian diplomat Noor Ahmad Nikbakht hugs his daughter after two years of abduction in Yemen. (Screenshot: Twitter)
March 05, 2015 - 17:45 GMT
Iranian diplomat Nour Ahmad Nikbakht returned home Thursday after being taken hostage for years in Yemen.
Conflicting reports emerged Thursday about a Daesh or al-Nusra Front member who was treated, then arrested at a hospital in Bekaa Valley. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Conflicting reports emerged Thursday about a Daesh or al-Nusra Front member who was treated, then arrested at a hospital in Bekaa Valley.
President Hadi is trying to have international aid transferred to Aden, which has become a stronghold for the leader and a center of support. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
President Hadi is trying to have international aid transferred to the Central Bank of Aden, a source said Thursday.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 12:15 GMT
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced that Turkey will not provide ground troops to Iraqi and Kurdish forces in the effort to reclaim the city of Mosul from Daesh in April.
The kidnappers are presumed to be members of al-Qaeda. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 11:57 GMT
After being kidnapped by al-Qaeda members in July 2013, Iranian diplomat Nour-Ahmed Nikbakht has since been released from captivity.
This is the second Turkish military plane to crash in two weeks. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
A Turkish F-4E aircraft has crashed in central Turkey just one hour after taking off, killing both pilots on board.
Hamas increased its security measures on the border Wednesday as tensions between Gaza and Egypt escalate. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 20:51 GMT
Hamas increased its security measures on the border Wednesday as tensions between Gaza and Egypt escalate.
The Jordanian king called on his citizens Tuesday to be proud of the country's resilience against
March 04, 2015 - 16:47 GMT
The Jordanian king called on his citizens Tuesday to be proud of the country's resilience against "enemies of Islam."
The unidentified warplanes struck an airport in a Libyan town allied with the legitimized government Wednesday. (AFP/Abdullah Doma)
March 04, 2015 - 15:44 GMT
The unidentified warplanes struck an airport in a Libyan town allied with the legitimized government Wednesday.
The UN agency is looking to hold discussions with the country about its nuclear program on March 9. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 14:51 GMT
The UN agency is looking to hold discussions with the country about its nuclear program on March 9.