A file photo shows Tunisian mediators during a press conference in Tunis, September 21, 2013. (AFP/File)
October 09, 2015 - 10:55 GMT
Tunisia's National Dialogue Quartet was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize Friday for its contribution to democracy after the Arab Spring in 2011.
The UN's envoy to Libya Bernardino Leon made the announcement late Thursday. (AFP/File)
October 09, 2015 - 07:50 GMT
Libya agreed on a UN-backed peace deal to form a new unity government years after the county descended into violence.
Over half a million refugees entered Europe in the past eight months. (AFP/File)
October 08, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel made a historic speech on the need for Europe to unite over the Syrian refugee crisis.
Residents stand around a crater reportedly caused by air strikes carried out by the Saudi-led coalition in the capital Sanaa, October 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 08, 2015 - 09:44 GMT
Thirteen people were killed after an alleged Saudi airstrike targeted a wedding party in the Yemeni town of Sanban Thursday.
A youth stands with his weapon beside Al-Nour mosque in Sanaa after it was bombed by militants, October 7, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 08, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Yemen's Houthi rebels agreed to a UN peace resolution aimed at ending the country's conflict.
A picture taken on October 6, 2015 shows smoke billowing from the Al-Qasr hotel in Aden's western suburbs after it was hit by a rocket attack. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
October 08, 2015 - 08:19 GMT
Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi's government will continue to us the southern port city of Aden as a headquarters despite Daesh's attack on the Al-Qasr Hotel yesterday.
A wounded staff member of MSF receives treatment at an Italian aid organization in Kabul on October 6, 2015 after a US airstrike on a MSF Hospital in Kunduz killed 22 people. (AFP/Wakil Kohsar)
October 08, 2015 - 07:28 GMT
US President Barack Obama phoned Doctors Without Borders International (MSF) President Joanne Liu to apologize for a deadly airstrike which destroyed a MSF hospital in Kunduz and killed 22 people including twelve hospital staff.
Numerous smuggling plots were foiled over the course of five years. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Local authorities in Europe working with the FBI foiled numerous attempts by smugglers to provide Daesh with nuclear materials, according to an AP report.
US airforce F-16 warplanes lining to take off from the Incirlik Airbase. (AFP/Tarik Tinazay)
October 07, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The offer to help coordinate aerial strikes in Syria was made following increased tensions after Russia recently violated Turkey's air space.
A girl looks through a train window heading to Serbia from the Macedonian-Greek border near Gevgelija on October 6, 2015. (AFP/Robert Atanasovski)
October 07, 2015 - 07:38 GMT
The EU's process of identifying whether a person is a refugee or economic migrant during registration is giving way to what appears to be detention centers in disguise, warned a senior UN official.
Daesh militants have stepped up targeting mosques and religious centers in Yemen. (AFP/File)
October 07, 2015 - 07:35 GMT
A bomb blast carried out by Daesh militants targeting a mosque in Sanaa killed at least seven people.