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The missiles did not wound anyone in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Houthi rockets damaged a Quran school and nearby buildings in Jazan, Saudi Arabia.
A member of the Libyan army on patrol in Benghazi. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The Shoura Council of Revolutionaries in Benghazi called on Libyans to fight the French intervention, which they believe is dividing the country's focus.
A pliceman stands near a migrant reception center on July 27, 2016 in Zirndorf, southern Germany, following an explosion of a suitcase. (AFP/Daniel Karmann)
July 27, 2016 - 18:04 GMT
Authorities believe a man and woman planted the makeshift bomb outside the center for migrants and refugees.
Protesters at the scene of the government raid against Zaman Newspaper. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The opposition newspaper was raided and taken over by the government earlier this year.
Syrians gather around one of the bombed buildings in Qamishli on July 27, 2016. (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
July 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Two suicide bombings claimed by Daesh killed at least 44 people in Qamishli, near the Turkish border.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses people demonstrating against the military coup attempt in Turkey in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. (AFP/Yasin Bulbul)
July 27, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
When Prime Minister Binali Yildirim took office in May, he declared his government's first priorities would be to replace the current constitution with a presidential system.
Journalist Nazli Ilicak, a well-known government critic, has been detained after Turkey ordered the arrest of 42 journalists. (Twitter)
July 27, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Eight journalists, including Nazli Ilicak, have been captured in the ongoing clampdown in Turkey.
A Palestinian girl photographs the rubble of a home demolished by the IDF on July 26, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
July 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Palestinians protested the demolition of four homes in east Jerusalem, and the IDF responded with stun grenades and tear gas.
Afghan soldiers inspect a destroyed vehicle after an operation to capture Islamic State fighters in Kot District in eastern Nangarhar province on July 26, 2016. (AFP/Noorullah Shirzada)
July 27, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Afghan special ops captured a Daesh control center in the Nangarhar province.
French policemen search house-by-house in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray after attackers killed a priest at a church in the village. (AFP/Charly Triballeau)
July 26, 2016 - 17:10 GMT
Two attackers claiming allegiance to Daesh took hostages at a French church and killed a Catholic priest.
Taiz, Yemen during a brief ceasefire. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 16:25 GMT
Troops from the Popular Resistance Committees recaptured a strategic area that overlooks the Houthi-held city of Taiz.
Human trafficking is a growing problem in the Middle East. (Shutterstock)
July 26, 2016 - 15:36 GMT
Dubai police busted a sex trafficking ring of Vietnamese nationals after a girl called home for help.
Turkish army soldiers standing guard on March 22, 2016 as Kurdish people wait in a hope to enter Cizre, a town subject to a curfew in the controversial operation against Kurdish rebels. (AFP/Ilyas Akengin)
July 26, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
An RPG launched in Diyabakir province killed one soldier and wounded another.
Migrants sit in a port in Tagiura, east of the Libyan capital Tripoli, after 137 people were rescued by coast guard boats off the coast of Libya on July 21, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
July 26, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Bodies began washing up on Libya's western shores on Friday, and more were found over the weekend.
Sheikh Isa Qassim. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Bahrain will try the Shia Cleric Isa Qassim, who has already been stripped of his citizenship, on Wednesday.
Kemal Kilicdaroglu, Leader of Republican People's Party (CHP) speaks at Istanbul's Taksim Square on July 24, 2016. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
July 26, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The Turkish president held a closed-door meeting with the leaders from the two main opposition groups, the Republican People's Party (CHP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP).