Part of Israel's precondition to normalize ties with Turkey is for the president to oust Hamas from the country and shut down an alleged command unit used by Hamas in Istanbul, Israeli media reported. (Anadolu Agency/Courtesy photo)
June 25, 2016 - 11:58 GMT
Erdogan and Meshaal reportedly discussed strategies of easing humanitarian issues for Palestinians, specifically in Gaza, and ways to reconcile political differences between Hamas and Fatah.
The US and UK are closely linked on international security issues. (Shutterstock)
June 25, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The US and UK defense ministers discussed the impact that the Brexit vote will have on European and international security.
An EgyptAir plane, similar to the one that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea in May. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 14:26 GMT
Egyptian investigators are sending the EgyptAir Flight MS804 black boxes to France for repairs, since no information can be gathered in their current state.
Afghan police running a training drill. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 13:03 GMT
Security forces clashed with Taliban militants in Ghor province.
Forces with the National Unity Government stand on a tank in Sirte, Libya, during a land-and-air campaign to retake the city from Daesh. (AFP/Stringer)
June 24, 2016 - 12:24 GMT
National unity government forces launched a series of airstrikes against Daesh militants in their stronghold city of Sirte.
Turkish police are accused of being involved with a
June 24, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Turkey detained 30 police officers suspected of supporting Fetullah Gulen and participating in the "parallel state".
Members of al-Qaeda of the Arab Peninsula. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Residents in southern Yemen report an increase in al-Qaeda activity, driving around with anti-aircraft weaponry.
Six fire stations responded to the fire outbreak in Kuwait's Central Prison. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
A prison fire in the drug-offenses section of the Central Prison wounded 47 inmates and guards, and killed at least one person.
An aid convoy prepared to leave for the besieged town of Daraya. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The Syrian town of Daraya was hit by barrel bombs the day after a UN aid airdrop.
The Italian coast guard apprehends a group of refugees off of the Libyan coast. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Italian coast guard launched a massive rescue operation, saving 4,500 refugees from sinking rafts in the Mediterranean Sea.
Israeli soldiers examine a car at a checkpoint east of Nablus. (AFP/File)
June 24, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Multiple checkpoints and roads in Nablus were closed by Israeli forces following an alleged rock-throwing incident.
Supporters of the
June 24, 2016 - 05:57 GMT
British broadcasters are predicting that the UK will leave the EU as the "Brexit" votes are counted.
Residents in Beledweyne, Somalia, walk through the flood waters. (Twitter)
June 23, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
The Turkish Red Crescent and Qatar Charity are teaming up on a $2.75 million USD project to aid Beledweyne, Somalia.
Tunisian soldiers on patrol near the Libyan border. (AFP/File)
June 23, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
The Tunisian National Guard apprehended ten smugglers with 44,000 liters of smuggled fuel.
Fighters from Syria's Manbij military council sit on June 15, 2016 in the back of a pickup truck on the outskirts of the northern Syrian town of Manbij. (AFP/Souleiman)
June 23, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
The Syrian Democratic Forces fought Daesh militants in the western district of Manbij on Thursday.
An aerial view of Yemen's al-Qaeda-held port city, Mukalla. (AFP/File)
June 23, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Two Daesh car bombs killed 13 Loyalist forces in the al-Qaeda-held port city of Mukalla.