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Jordanian soldiers stand guard near their military vehicles at the Al-Karameh border. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Some 10,000 participants from 18 different countries will attend the two-week long training.
Migrants wait to disembark from military ship
May 05, 2015 - 13:17 GMT
Survivors said Tuesday 40 migrants drowned off the coast of Italy when a boat trying to reach Europe deflated or burst.
The announcement was made as French President Francois Hollande visited Emir Shiekh Tamin bin Hamad al-Thani in Doha. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The announcement was made as French President Francois Hollande visited Emir Shiekh Tamin bin Hamad al-Thani in Doha.
A member of the FBI Evidence Response Team gathers evidence outside the crime scene where two gunmen were shot dead, May 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 11:46 GMT
A Muslim group in the US condemned the attack on a right-wing art competition in Texas, which left both perpetrators dead.
Yemeni children clean the streets due to the fuel shortages preventing garbage trucks from working in Sanaa, May 4, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 11:24 GMT
Saudi's government said it was considering a possible truce in Yemen to allow humanitarian aid through, despite pounding several positions across Sanaa on Monday.
Hillary Clinton was secretary of state when the US embassy in Libya was attacked, leaving four people dead. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 10:03 GMT
Hillary Clinton announced she would testify before the committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks in Libya, which left four people dead.
The eastern city of Derna remains a Daesh stronghold. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 09:19 GMT
The Libyan Air Force launched airstrikes against Daesh targets in the eastern city of Derna where militant numbers have grown in recent months.
Supporters of President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi walk through the streets of Taez during clashes with Houthi militants, May 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Fugitive Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi has scheduled "national dialogue" talks to take place on May 17 while instability continues to ravage the country.
Levels of underground water in the country are dropping by five meters every year. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Levels of underground water in the country are dropping by five meters every year.
The country's recent amendments of three laws have left opposition parties divided. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 04:00 GMT
The country's recent amendments of three laws have left opposition parties divided.
A man about to be executed in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2015 - 18:03 GMT
Five foreigners have been executed in Saudi Arabia as the rate of capital punishment surges in the kingdom.