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The Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan broke ties with the parent organization in Egypt last year. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A breakaway group from the Muslim Brotherhood has announced it will run in the upcoming elections and that coalitions have been formed.
Deir Ezzor, Syria. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Daesh executed four men accused of smuggling civilians out of the militant-controlled Deir Ezzor.
A Syrian mother and her children walk through their refugee camp in Arsal, Lebanon. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
With almost a third of the country's population being refugees, Lebanon appeals for more international, long-term financial support.
German special forces search a building in Hildesheim. (AFP/Chris Gossmann)
July 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
German police searched a mosque and attendants' homes after reports of radical Salafist preaching.
A Turkish national flag is seen on Eyup sultan mosque on July 26, 2016 in Eyup district in Istanbul, following the failed military coup attempt of July 15. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
July 28, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Meanwhile, the Turkish Prime Minister has warned that the government crackdown is not over yet, and there could be more arrests.
The missiles did not wound anyone in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Houthi rockets damaged a Quran school and nearby buildings in Jazan, Saudi Arabia.
A member of the Libyan army on patrol in Benghazi. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The Shoura Council of Revolutionaries in Benghazi called on Libyans to fight the French intervention, which they believe is dividing the country's focus.
A pliceman stands near a migrant reception center on July 27, 2016 in Zirndorf, southern Germany, following an explosion of a suitcase. (AFP/Daniel Karmann)
July 27, 2016 - 18:04 GMT
Authorities believe a man and woman planted the makeshift bomb outside the center for migrants and refugees.
Protesters at the scene of the government raid against Zaman Newspaper. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The opposition newspaper was raided and taken over by the government earlier this year.
Syrians gather around one of the bombed buildings in Qamishli on July 27, 2016. (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
July 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Two suicide bombings claimed by Daesh killed at least 44 people in Qamishli, near the Turkish border.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses people demonstrating against the military coup attempt in Turkey in Ankara, Turkey on July 24, 2016. (AFP/Yasin Bulbul)
July 27, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
When Prime Minister Binali Yildirim took office in May, he declared his government's first priorities would be to replace the current constitution with a presidential system.
Journalist Nazli Ilicak, a well-known government critic, has been detained after Turkey ordered the arrest of 42 journalists. (Twitter)
July 27, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Eight journalists, including Nazli Ilicak, have been captured in the ongoing clampdown in Turkey.
A Palestinian girl photographs the rubble of a home demolished by the IDF on July 26, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad Gharabli)
July 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Palestinians protested the demolition of four homes in east Jerusalem, and the IDF responded with stun grenades and tear gas.
Afghan soldiers inspect a destroyed vehicle after an operation to capture Islamic State fighters in Kot District in eastern Nangarhar province on July 26, 2016. (AFP/Noorullah Shirzada)
July 27, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Afghan special ops captured a Daesh control center in the Nangarhar province.
French policemen search house-by-house in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray after attackers killed a priest at a church in the village. (AFP/Charly Triballeau)
July 26, 2016 - 17:10 GMT
Two attackers claiming allegiance to Daesh took hostages at a French church and killed a Catholic priest.
Taiz, Yemen during a brief ceasefire. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 16:25 GMT
Troops from the Popular Resistance Committees recaptured a strategic area that overlooks the Houthi-held city of Taiz.