Taliban fighters have kidnapped Afghan National Army soldiers after their helicopter crashed. (AFP/File)
November 25, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
The Afghan National Army launched a mission to rescue eight soldiers who were taken captive by the Taliban after their helicopter crashed.
Prisoners are protesting not receiving pardons at the Samail jail in Oman. (AFP/File)
November 25, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
Omani officials deny media reports of a mass hunger strike at the Samail jail.
Tunisia is currently in a state of emergency after a bus bombing killed a dozen people Tuesday. (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
November 25, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Egypt shows solidarity and sympathy for Tunisia after a bus bombing killed a dozen guards on Tuesday.
Tripoli, Lebanon has seen an increase in Daesh activity in recent months. (AFP/Ibrahim Chalhoub)
November 25, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The Lebanese Army arrested a Daesh militant who had been planning suicide attacks on multiple sites in Tripoli.
Guards outside an Egyptian court. (AFP/File)
November 25, 2015 - 13:25 GMT
A Giza court received a bomb threat the day after a deadly bombing on the hotel of polling judges.
Tunisian police inspect the bombed bus on November 24, 2015. (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
November 25, 2015 - 12:38 GMT
After yesterday's bus bombing, Tunisia declared a 30 day state of emergency.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks to the media at the Bocharov Ruchei state residence in Sochi on November 24, 2015. (AFP/Maxim Shipenkov)
November 25, 2015 - 12:03 GMT
In a statement, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says he has "serious doubts" that the downing of a Russian jet was unintentional.
US President Barack Obama (left) and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan shake hands during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Antalya, on November 15, 2015. (AFP/Saul Loeb)
November 25, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Turkish President Erdogan and US President Obama discussed the Tuesday incident over a phone call and agreed that it was a violation of Turkey's airspace, justifying Turkey's actions.
Russia has been carrying out airstrikes in Syria since late September. (AFP/File)
November 25, 2015 - 08:25 GMT
Officials called for calm despite escalating tension after a Russian fighter jet was shot down by Turkey for allegedly violating its airspace.
Reporters Without Borders activists take part in a protest in front of an Iran Air agency in Paris, on July 10, 2012. (AFP/Loic Venance)
November 24, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Sayed Ahmed al-Mousawi is accused of giving mobile phone SIM cards to protesters and taking photos of demonstrations against the ruling Al Khalifa regime.
A man in Riyadh wears protective gear as he herds his camels. (AFP/Fayez Nureldine)
November 24, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
The most recent death marks 548 deaths from MERS in Saudi since 2012.
Car bombings, such as this one in Benghazi, are increasing in Libya. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
November has been a deadly month in Libya, with a car bomb hitting a major checkpoint on Tuesday.
Afghan women walking in Jalalabad. (AFP/Noorullah Shirzada)
November 24, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The EU called on the Afghan government to implement the Law on Elimination of Violence Against Women.
Migrants from Niger on May 14, 2014 near the fruit market in the Algerian town of Boufarik in the Blida province. (AFP/Farouk Batiche)
November 24, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
A fire has killed 18 African migrants in a camp housing about 600 people in Ouargla, southeast of Algiers.
Sinai Province has conducted a series of attack in northern Egypt. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2015 - 13:08 GMT
Sinai Province, the same group who downed the Russian passenger jet in October, claimed responsibility for today's car bomb in Al Arish.
Egypt's Defense Minister, Sedqi Sobhi, met the Russian Defense Minister in Cairo on Monday. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The Russian and Egyptian Defense Ministers met late Monday, as part of a series of talks about Egypt and Russia collaborating on military movements.