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A photo of one of the journalists detained in Turkey, Jake Hanrahan. (Twitter)
September 03, 2015 - 16:33 GMT
Their Iraqi translator remains under arrest, judicial sources said.
Turkey has witnessed an upsurge of attacks against security forces by PKK militants in recent weeks. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 09:54 GMT
A bomb attack in Turkey's Mardin province killed at least four police officers Thursday by suspected Kurdish fighters.
The US aid package will include advanced weaponry and F-16 fighter jets. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 07:39 GMT
Jordan will receive over one billion dollars in military aid from the US over the next three years.
A Yemeni boy comforts another child in a hospital following twin bomb attacks by Daesh in a Sanaa mosque, September 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
A twin bomb blast in a Shia mosque killed at least 28 people in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. Scores of people were injured while Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack.
More than 800 suspected PKK fighters have been killed since late July. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Following an attacked against government soldiers in the southeastern province of Hakkari, the Turkish air force conducted airstrikes against the PKK.
The two victims were both Yemeni nationals. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
Two aid workers were brutally killed by gunmen as they traveled from Sa'ada to Sana'a in a clearly marked Red Cross vehicle.
Members of the Libyan Red Crescent collect the body of a migrant that had washed ashore on a beach on August 28, 2015 in the port town of Zuwara, about 160 kms West of Tripoli, after two boats carrying hundreds of migrants and refugees sank off the coast of the town. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
September 02, 2015 - 14:32 GMT
Two boats filled with Syrian asylum seekers overturned in Turkish waters on way to Greece, killing at least twelve people.
The coast guard said the crew of the ship had been taken to the port of Iraklio while further searches continue. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 11:32 GMT
The Greek coast guard stopped a shipment of weapons reportedly destined for Libya off the southern island of Crete.
The men were charged with plotting attacks against the Gulf state. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Police in Kuwait arrested 24 people Tuesday for allegedly having links to Iran and Hezbollah, a statement said.
A Yemeni man sits amidst debris following an air-strike by the Saudi-led coalition on the capital Sanaa on August 31, 2015. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
September 01, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
According to a UN human rights official, 2,112 Yemeni civilians were killed between March 26 and Aug. 27 of this year.
A Yemeni man walks past a vehicle damaged by a Saudi airstrike in Sanaa, August 31, 2015. (AFP/File)
September 01, 2015 - 12:07 GMT
At least 18 civilians were reportedly killed by Saudi-led airstrikes across Yemen Tuesday. A number of areas were hit by Saudi jets in Yemen’s central province of al-Bayda and Taiz.