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Syrian refugees at the Jordanian border in 2014. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 12:17 GMT
Jordan has upped border security after discovering weapons and unrest at the Rugban refugee camp inside Syria.
A Doctors Without Borders hospital in Idlib, Syria was among their medical facilities attacked in the last year. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Seventy-five hospitals managed or supported by MSF have been bombed over the last year.
Hassan Ali al-Sanad was kidnapped on April 26 as he left his factory. (Twitter/Al Arabiya)
May 05, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Hassan Ali al-Sanad was abducted by a masked gang as he was on his way to the airport.
Two rockets were fired from the Syrian side of the border, damaging a high school and other buildings in Kilis. (Twitter/Hurriyet Daily News)
May 05, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Since January, 20 people have been killed and 70 wounded by rockets falling inside Turkey from the Syrian border.
An aerial view of the strategic Strait of Hormuz. (File photo)
May 05, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The reaction comes after a US congressman called for measures against Iran's military drills in the gulf.
Turkish Prime Minister and leader of Turkey's ruling party, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) Ahmet Davutoglu greets members of parliament on May 03, 2016. (AFP/Adem Altan)
May 05, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Davutoglu announced he will not run for re-election as Prime Minister after weeks of increasingly public tensions with Erdogan.
A nun talks to a woman at a makeshift camp for migrants and refugees near the village of Idomeni not far from the Greek-Macedonian border on May 4, 2016. (AFP/Tobias Schwarz)
May 05, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The new plan would allocate refugees to other countries in the EU once a certain threshold is reached in a country seeing mass arrivals.
Syrian refugees waiting to cross over the Turkish border. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
May 05, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
A Turkish representative at the United Nations Population Fund said Turkey was working with international organizations to cope with the huge social-services caseload, involving people that do not speak Turkish and thus need a "different kind of care".
A Yemeni fighter loyal to the country's exiled president salutes on top of a tank at a checkpoint in Taez on Apr 11, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Basha)
May 04, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
UN-brokered talks began on April 11 in attempt to resolve one-year conflict.
A group of schoolgirls in Afghanistan. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Schoolgirls were targeted in a widespread poisoning attack in northern Afghanistan.
A truck parked in front of a bombed building in Sirte, Libya. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Families continue to flee Sirte, and nearby towns face major infrastructure challenges to accommodate the new arrivals.
A file photo of a rocket fired from Gaza. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Palestinians and IDF soldiers exchanged fire at the border fence.
A picture taken on May 3, 2016 shows a Yemeni security forces member patrolling a street with a banner hung by Al-Qaeda militants in the Yemeni port of Mukalla, 300 miles east of Aden. (AFP/Stringer)
May 04, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The Yemeni government stalled the peace talks following Houthi attacks on a military base on Sunday.
A representational image of a pigeon. (Shutterstock)
May 04, 2016 - 10:15 GMT
Jordanian border guards seized a homing pigeon and spy drone sent from Daesh.
Abu Sayyaf militants raise their weapons. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Abu Sayyaf threatened to behead the remaining Western hostages unless a ransom is paid immediately.
Journalists celebrate after being held hostage in Libya during the 2011 uprising. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2016 - 08:36 GMT
Libya ranks as one of the most dangerous countries for journalists, with 118 attacks on journalists last year.