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Riyadh went as far as to freeze the two men's assets. (AFP/Ramzi Haidar)
May 28, 2015 - 11:07 GMT
The Lebanese government will ask Saudi Arabia to provide files on Khalil Harb and Mohammad Qabalan, both Hezbollah officials, after they were designated as terrorists.
Yemeni men inspect a damaged building following a reported airstrike in the capital Sanaa, on May 27, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
May 28, 2015 - 08:05 GMT
Saudi-led airstrikes on the Yemeni capital of Sanaa have left at least 80 people dead, including numerous civilian casualties.
Libya's armed forces said they would react strongly to any aggression from militias. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Libya's recognized government Wednesday wanted they would retaliate with force following an assassination attempt on the country's Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani.
A policeman was killed Wednesday when an explosive device went off in North Sinai's al-Arish city. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 20:42 GMT
A policeman was killed Wednesday when an explosive device went off in North Sinai's al-Arish city.
Blair sent his letter of resignation to UN Sec. Gen. Ban Ki-Moon. (AFP/Shaun Curry)
May 27, 2015 - 16:07 GMT
Blair sent his letter of resignation to UN Sec. Gen. Ban Ki-Moon.
Zakariya Ashiq, 20, left the UK last year in an attempt to join Daesh in Syria. (West Midlands Police)
May 27, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
A 20-year-old British national was found guilty on charges of terrorism after trying to join Daesh in Syria last year.
A Yemeni soldier loyal to the Shia Houthi movement checks cars in the capital Sanaa, May 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 12:04 GMT
At least 30 people were killed and over 100 others injured after a series of Saudi airstrikes hit security headquarters in Sanaa Wednesday.
A Bahraini Shiite woman clashes with riot policemen on May 23, 2015 in the village of Jidhafs, west of Manama, after a protest in solidarity with the victims, a day after a Daesh suicide bomber attacked a mosque in the Shiite-majority Saudi city of Qatif. (AFP/Moahmmed al-Shaikh)
May 27, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
Khalid Abdul Aal has been sentenced to one year behind bars for making remarks against the Al Khalifa regime.
The group allegedly attacked police during May Day demonstrations earlier this month. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
The suspects are allegedly members of the Maoist Communist Party (MPK).
Abdullah al-Thani's convoy was attacked by unidentified gunmen in eastern Libya. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 07:13 GMT
Head of Libyan government Abdullah al-Thani survived an attempted assassination plot in the east of the country after gunmen attacked the prime minister's convoy.
Afghan security forces stand at the site of a suicide bombing in Kandahar, May 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
At least 26 people, including six members from the same family were killed in two separate attacks across Afghanistan.