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Police say they suspect the arsonists were from the nearby Palestinian town of Halhul. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Arson suspect in the Burning of a tent that was used as a synagogue dedicated to three Israeli teens.
Vaccination workers travel to rural areas to wipe out polio and other diseases. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Three vaccination workers have been found dead after being kidnapped two weeks ago.
The fence along the border. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Tunisia has finished building a 250km barrier on the Libyan border.
The two sons are suspects in the bombing of the Special emergency Forces Mosque in Asir in August 2015 (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 08:32 GMT
A Saudi father has asked his two sons listed as suspects in the attack on the Special Emergency Forces Mosque to surrender to authorities.
An Israeli soldier suffered light wounds after being stabbed in Ashkelon Sunday morning. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Suspect shot and apprehended after stabbing of Israeli soldier in Ashkelon
The Lebanese army moves in Arsal. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Lebanese army is tightening its watch on the border town after multiple clashes.
Bahraini women protesting. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
Bahrain is singling out female activists with more arrests and harsher sentences.
Armed supporters of the al-Houthi movement gather against al Qaeda militants on Aug. 17. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
February 07, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Al Qaeda militants overran police headquarters in Zinjibar, southern Yemen.
The EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini. (AFP/John Thys)
February 06, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
Following the lift of sanctions against Iran and the signing of a landmark nuclear agreement, the EU official announced plans to visit Tehran in the near future.
Egyptian soldiers stand next to an armored personnel carrier on the road leading to Cairo University on July 4, 2013 in Cairo. (AFP/Gianluigi Guercia)
February 06, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
The Egyptian military claimed it killed ten militants in Sinai and arrested six after carrying out raids in the area.
Afghan firefighter wash the site after a Taliban suicide attacker detonated himself at the entrance to a police base in Kabul on February 1, 2016. (AFP/Wakil Kohsar)
February 06, 2016 - 18:00 GMT
The fourth round of peace talks are scheduled to begin Feb. 23 in Kabul.
Pakistani security officials examine the site of a bomb explosion in Quetta, Baluchistan province. (AFP/Banaras Khan)
February 06, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
A bomb killed at least nine people and wounded 40 others as it targeted a paramilitary vehicle in Quetta.
Lebanese parliamentarians have failed to elect a president since May 2014. (AFP/File)
February 05, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
General Security chief Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim made the comments in his monthly column.
Government forces chat near a tank near the Shia villages of Nabbul and Zahra in Syria's northern Aleppo province which have been under siege by Daesh for three years on February 2, 2016. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
February 05, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
MENA economic growth was just 2.6 percent in 2015, due largely to armed conflict and cheap oil.
Police officers escort a man who was arrested in a flat during a raid on February 4, 2016 in Berlin. (AFP/Odd Andersen)
February 05, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
According to a German newspaper, some of the tips were dismissed as untruthful defamation.
Finland expects to expel around 20,000 of the 32,000 asylum seekers it received in 2015, the country's interior ministry said on January 28, 2016. (AFP/Jussi Nukari)
February 05, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
All 80 people in the building, about half of them children, managed to escape unharmed.