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Ban Ki-moon said he was concerned a deadly conflict would occur between Turkey and the PKK. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
UK chief Ban Ki-moon said he was "concerned" amid heightened tensions between Turkey and the PKK.
A Kurdish man leans on his motorbike while smoke rises from the Syrian border town of Kobani in the background. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2015 - 06:18 GMT
American and Turkish authorities said they were working on establishing a safe zone between Turkey and Syria in order to secure stability in the area.
Security forces have rounded up 30 members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, bringing the total number of group members to 119. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Security forces have rounded up 30 members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, bringing the total number of group members to 119.
Supporters of the Houthi movement rally in the capital, Sanaa, and perform the traditional Baraa dance on July 24, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
July 27, 2015 - 11:53 GMT
Residents and Saudi media said Yemen's Houthi rebels have continued clashes in the north and south despite the ceasefire agreement.
Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani urged both the Turkish government and the PKK to find a peaceful solution. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 11:11 GMT
Masoud Barzani called for peace between the Turkish government and the PKK, urging both sides to go back to the negotiating table.
Two groups attending the wedding broke into a gun battle, according to AP. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 10:39 GMT
A gunfight during a wedding ceremony in Afghanistan's Baghlan province left 21 people dead and ten others wounded.
Prosecutors ordered the detention of the 20-year-old captain on Monday after the man turned himself in. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 10:37 GMT
Prosecutors ordered the detention of the 20-year-old captain on Monday after the man turned himself in.
 A Jordanian soldier stands guard in his tank at the Jordan-Syrian border near Mafraq. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 09:59 GMT
Jordanian Border Guards arrested three infiltrators who were attempting to cross into Syrian territories from the kingdom.
Eleven of the suspects arrested in Ankara were foreigners, a local police source said. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 09:26 GMT
Turkish police Monday arrested 15 people believed to be affiliated with Daesh in the country's capital, Ankara.
Women in the Middle East face a long list of gender stereotypes. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
Women face a long list of gender stereotypes.
A Turkish soldier watches smoke rise from the border Syrian town of Kobani, June 27, 2015. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
NATO ambassadors are due to meet Tuesday in Turkey to discuss Ankara's military operation against Daesh and PKK targets.