Moroccan women protest extremism in this file photo. (AFP/File)
December 04, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
A rifle, ammunition "and documents inciting towards jihad" were seized during the operation on Thursday, the ministry said in a statement.
December 03, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The country’s young population willingly faces the challenges of a global world thanks to their strong national identity
British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson speaks at Chatham House in central London, on December 2, 2016. (AFP/Ben Stansall)
December 02, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Johnson underscored the need for Syria to remain a united country, but said he could not 'see that happening under Assad.'
Authorities warned that Europe may see a rise in attacks by both coordinated militant groups or by lone wolf attackers. (AFP/File)
December 02, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The European law enforcement agency said in a report that defeats in Iraq and Syria may lead to a rise in attacks against western Europe.
Around 200 men, women and children protested outside the parliament building in Amman demanding amendments to laws that discriminate against women in Jordan. (File photo)
December 02, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Activists have noted a rise in murders of women, often at the hands of their male relatives, in Jordan.
The proposal was supported by two-thirds of Slovakia's parliament. (File photo)
December 02, 2016 - 14:18 GMT
A far-right group more than doubled the amount of members a religion needs to have to be considered an official religion in the country.
A Yemeni man inspects the damage on a street following clashes between pro-government militants and Shia Houthi rebels on November 22, 2016 in the country's third-city Taiz. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
December 02, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
It is still unclear whether China intends to play a role in mediating between the Houthi rebels and the Saudi-backed government.
A view of the US Capitol Building in Washington, DC. (AFP/Brendan Smialowski)
December 02, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Last month the House of Representatives voted almost unanimously to renew the sanctions.
Turkish Prime Minister and leader of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) Binali Yildirim addresses the AKP group meeting at the Grand National Assembly of Turkey in Ankara on November 29, 2016. (AFP/Adem Altan)
December 01, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The country is expected to vote on a new constitution next year, which would most likely change Turkey to a presidential system.
Houthi fighters in Yemen. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Yemen has been wracked by chaos since late 2014, when Houthi rebels overran capital Sanaa.
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The president says Yehia Kalash' sentencing not related to freedom of expression.
Independent journalists gather in protest outside Egypt's syndicate of Journalists in Cairo. (AFP/File)
November 20, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The Cairo Misdemeanour Court also ordered the defendants to pay a bail of 10,000 Egyptian pounds (640 dollars) each to stay out of jail pending appeal on charges of harbouring fugitive colleagues inside the union's premises.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. (AFP/File)
November 16, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
This warning came as the House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday to restore the bans in breach of a nuclear accord.
This June 3, 2014 file photo shows US soldiers as they patrol near Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. (AFP/File)
November 15, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
US armed forces "appear to have subjected at least 61 detained persons to torture, cruel treatment, outrages upon personal dignity," ICC said in its report.
John Kerry meets with Oman Sultan Qaboos bin Sa'id. (Twitter)
November 15, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The U.S. official is expected to meet with a delegation representing Houthi rebels, headed by Mohammed Abdul Salam. The visit falls within efforts by the outgoing U.S. Administration to reach a political compromise in Yemen, before the end of President Barack Obama's term on January 20.
A state of emergency has been in place in the Sinai since 2014 as Egyptian forces are battling Daesh-affiliated militants.
November 15, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Sisi issued a decree to extend the state of emergency after 12 security personnel were killed in an attack on a checkpoint.