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Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Libya's internationally recognized Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thani said his government would stop dealing with Turkey as it was sending weapons to a rival group in Tripoli so "the Libyan people kill each other", ramping up his rhetoric against Ankara.
U.S. Intelligence Chief James Clapper said the Turkish government had
February 27, 2015 - 15:19 GMT
Turkey does not place a high priority on fighting Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS, also known as Daesh) jihadists and as a result foreign fighters are able to travel through the country into Syria, US intelligence chief James Clapper said Thursday.
The countries relocated their embassies to Aden, a port city on the southern coast of Yemen. (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Saudi and Qatari ambassadors resumed their work in the southern Yemeni city of Aden, reported a Hadi-aid on Thursday. The embassies in Sana'a were evacuated in mid-February due to security concerns.
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis.
It's
February 26, 2015 - 19:13 GMT
It's "the most significant agreement since the peace treaty with Jordan," an Israeli energy official said Thursday.
Separatist leaders in southern Yemen on Thursday rejected a proposal to move the capital to Aden. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
February 26, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Separatist leaders in southern Yemen on Thursday rejected a proposal to move the capital to Aden.
Turkish authorities detained the former police chief for a prominent journalist's death Thursday. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 26, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Turkish authorities detained the former police chief for a prominent journalist's death Thursday.
Three Bahrainis were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison Thursday after being charged of killing three policemen. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
February 26, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Three Bahrainis were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison Thursday after being charged of killing three policemen.
The Saudi government said Thursday it is committed to fighting drug smuggling, one of many crimes punishable by death in the country. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
The Saudi government said Thursday it is committed to fighting drug smuggling, one of many crimes punishable by death in the country.
Three journalists have been released after they were arrested on suspicion of flying a drone over Paris, police said Thursday. (AFP/Jean Pierre Muller)
February 26, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Three journalists have been released after they were arrested on suspicion of flying a drone over Paris, police said Thursday.
Officials identified four of the five victims of a fire in Saudi Arabia as Bangladeshi, a labor counselor said Thursday. (Screenshot: Twitter)
February 26, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Officials identified four of the five victims of a fire in Saudi Arabia as Bangladeshi, a labor counselor said Thursday.