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.
A protester holds a placard reading 'Killer Russia! Get out from Syria' while he shouts slogans in front of the Russian Istanbul consulate during a demonstration against Russia's Syria policy on November 24, 2015 in Istanbul. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
November 24, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Sergei Panov, Moscow’s envoy in Ankara, has been called to meet with acting undersecretary Ahmet Muhtar Gun after Turkish F-16s shot down a Russian warplane.
Turkish police officers secure the police station in the Sultanbeyli district of Istanbul on August 10, 2015 after a suspected suicide bomber nearby detonated a vehicle packed with explosives. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
November 24, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Gunmen attacked the police station, located in Adana province, before leaving a car bomb outside. The bomb was detonated by police in a controlled blast.
An AFP journalist takes cover during an attack in Syria. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
Three Russian journalists were injured when a missile landed near their car in Syria.
After Turkey shot down a Russian warplane on Tuesday, the country is meeting with NATO and the UN to discuss airspace issues. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Turkey is meeting with the UN and NATO after multiple Russian warplanes have crossed into their airspace.
A file photo of al-Shabaab fighters in 2012. (AFP/Mohamed Abdiwahab)
November 24, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Somali militant group al-Shabaab is facing difficulty with factions defecting to Daesh.
An Egyptian woman displays an ink-stained finger after voting in parliamentary elections that have been marked with violence. (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
November 24, 2015 - 08:57 GMT
Two bombs exploded at a hotel holding Egyptian election judges the day after parliamentary polls closed.
Syrian Turkmen children at a refugee camp. (AFP/File)
November 24, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Turkey sent an appeal to UN on behalf of the Turkmen villages in Syria facing airstrikes and high civilian casualties
French police are still searching for an eighth suspected bomber. (AFP/Loic Venance)
November 24, 2015 - 08:03 GMT
French authorities found an explosive suicide belt in a dumpster south of Paris, possibly belonging to still-fugitive Salah Abdeslam.