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Smoke billows behind a building following a reported air strike by the Saudi-led coalition in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on January 22, 2017. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
January 23, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
If confirmed, it would be the first such attack of the Trump presidency.
A rocket targeting police headquarters in Istanbul is the latest in a series of shootings and bombings to hit Turkey. (AFP/File)
January 21, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The projectile missed the building and no casualties were reported.
US President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up in front of House Speaker Paul Ryan after being presented a photo of his inauguration during the Inaugural Luncheon following his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States, in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2017. (AFP/Molly Riley)
January 21, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Trump has gone further than his predecessors in suggesting that the fight against extremism is a battle between America and the Islamic faith itself.
President-elect Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he and his wife Melania are greeted by US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as they arrive at the White House in Washington, DC January 20, 2017. (AFP/Jim Watson)
January 20, 2017 - 16:06 GMT
As the reality of a Trump presidency has arrived, questions about relations with the Middle East and treatment of minorities at home loom large.
Turkish deputy Aylin Nazliaka (C) speaks with other deputies after handcuffing herself to the podium in a protest against the constitutional reform aimed at strengthening the powers of the Turkish president during a debate at the Turkish Parliament in Ankara on January 19, 2017. (AFP/Adem Altan)
January 20, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
More mayhem in Turkey's parliament as lawmakers debate new constitution.
Despite the apparent victory in Sirte, Libya remains deeply divided, with the national unity government based in the capital Tripoli unable to gain recognition from the elected parliament based in the eastern city of Tobruk. (AFP/File)
January 20, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
The GNA is continuing to track remaining Daesh elements since the city was recaptured last month.
People gather outside the Trump International Hotel in Manhattan to protest against Donald Trump on January 19, 2017 in New York City. Trump will be inaugurated January 20th as the 45th President of the United States. (AFP/John Moore)
January 20, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Thousands turned out for protests in New York, Washington DC, and Los Angeles, on the eve of Donald Trump's inauguration.
Protesters gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court to mark 15 years since the first prisoners were brought to the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba on January 11, 2017 in Washington, DC. (AFP/Joe Readle)
January 20, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Incoming President Donald Trump has vowed there would be no more releases for inmates currently held without charge in the military prison.
Four out of eight Turkish military officers are escorted by Greek special police forces as they leave the Athens' Supreme Courthouse, after a day-long hearing concerning possible extradition over July's failed coup in Turkey, on January 13, 2017 in Athens. (AFP/Louisa Gouliamaki)
January 19, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Earlier in the week Turkish prosecutors issued arrest warrants for 243 military personnel.
Uzbek national Abdulgadir Masharipov confessed to killing 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve. (File photo)
January 19, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Abdulgadir Masharipov changed his plans at the last minute due to high security in Taksim Square, and opened fire on a nightclub instead.
Legislators of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), applaud in protest during the second tour debating a reform of the constitution, at the Turkish parliament in Ankara on January 18, 2017. (AFP/Adem Altan)
January 19, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The second round of voting began after nearly three weeks of debate in parliament.
Soldiers attend to wounded and casualties in the aftermath of a suicide bomb attack who ripped through a camp grouping former rebels and pro-government militia in troubled northern Mali left 40 people dead on January 18, 2017 in Gao. (AFP/Stringer)
January 19, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb militants detonated a car loaded with explosives at a military camp.
Sayed Morteza al-Sanadi, the head of the Bahrain's opposition al-Wafa'a Islamic Party. (File photo)
January 19, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The United Nations has expressed distress at the execution of three Shia Muslim activists in Bahrain over their alleged role in killing policemen during a pro-democracy demonstration.
United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki Moon delivering a speech during a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the International Court of Justice. (AFP/File)
January 18, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The Supreme Administrative Court nullified on Monday a deal between Egypt and Saudi Arabia that would have seen the sovreignty of two Red Sea islands, Tiran and Sanafir, transferred to Saudi waters.
This file photo taken on October 21, 2015 shows Selahattin Demirtas, leader of pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democracy Party (HDP), delivering a speech during an election campaign in Istanbul. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
January 18, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Selahattin Demirtas was taken into custody along with nine other HDP MPs in November.
A picture taken on November 18, 2014 from the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights near the Quneitra border crossing with Israel shows smoke billowing from buildings in Syrian territory (AFP Photo/Jalaa Marey)
January 17, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Jordan's army is monitoring a Daesh-affiliated group said to be near Syria's borders with Jordan and Israel.