January 19, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The United Nations has expressed distress at the execution of three Shia Muslim activists in Bahrain over their alleged role in killing policemen during a pro-democracy demonstration.
January 18, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The Supreme Administrative Court nullified on Monday a deal between Egypt and Saudi Arabia that would have seen the sovreignty of two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, transferred to Saudi waters.
January 18, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Selahattin Demirtas was taken into custody along with nine other HDP MPs in November.
January 17, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Jordan's army is monitoring a Daesh-affiliated group said to be near Syria's borders with Jordan and Israel.
January 17, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Abdulgadir Masharipov confessed to carrying out the attack after being arrested late Monday.
January 17, 2017 - 12:30 GMT
Egypt's battle against a Daesh-affiliated insurgency has largely been contained to the Sinai Peninsula until now.
January 17, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition were also reported across the western part of the country.
January 17, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Army launched wide-ranging campaign last month aimed at recapturing parts of Yemen’s southern Shabwah province.
January 17, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
President Obama has been on a mission to release the remaining inmates before Trump takes office.
January 17, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Debates over the constitutional changes have been heated, leading to fights in parliament.
January 16, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
The 10 have been released from Guantanamo Bay and received by the Sultanate at the request of the US government, a senior official at the ministry said in a statement earlier today.
January 16, 2017 - 10:31 GMT
Opposition lawyers chanted "Long live Egypt" and sung the national anthem after the court handed down its verdict.
January 16, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Clashes between police and protesters continued into the night.
January 16, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Protesters blocked roads to Shia villages with burning tires, while police retaliated with tear gas.
January 12, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The civilians were killed during an operation against the Taliban in November.