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Saudi police officers stand guard. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
July 03, 2015 - 15:27 GMT
At least three police officers have been killed and several others injured in an attack by unidentified armed men against a police station in Saudi Arabia’s western and most populous province of Mecca.
Deadly clashes between Egyptian forces and militants have continued in the aftermath of the attack. (AFP/File)
July 03, 2015 - 13:51 GMT
No less than 70 militants were killed in North Sinai by Egyptian security forces over the past 48 hours following a deadly attack by the Islamic State-affiliated Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis on the city of Sheikh Zuwied.
The IDF ordered the closure of Israel's Highway 12 starting Friday morning. (AFP/File)
July 03, 2015 - 07:46 GMT
The IDF ordered the closure of Israel's Highway 12 starting Friday morning.
Tunisian police forces stand guard in Tunis. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The search continues to find those responsible for the Sousse beach attacks which left 38 tourists dead.
Egypt's cabinet approved the draft laws Wednesday following one of the deadliest attacks on North Sinai. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 11:25 GMT
Egypt's cabinet approved the draft laws Wednesday following one of the deadliest attacks on North Sinai.
Libyan protesters hold a portrait of United Nations envoy Bernardino Leon during a demonstration outside the General National Congress (GNC) in Tripoli on July 1, 2015, against the UN-led negotiations to resolve the country's ongoing crisis. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
July 02, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Both of the warring sides slammed the United Nation's draft proposal.
A senior Hamas official will be meeting with Hezbollah's secretary-general in Beirut in the coming days. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
A senior Hamas official will be meeting with Hezbollah's secretary-general in Beirut in the coming days.
Supporters of the Shiite Houthi militia demonstrate in Taiz on April 1, 2015, against the Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen. (AFP/Abdel Rahman Abdallah)
July 01, 2015 - 17:17 GMT
Some of the prisoners who escaped from a jail in Taiz were al-Qaeda suspects.
Members of the Kurdish People's Protection Units monitor the positions of Islamic State group in the Syrian town of Ras al-Ain, close to the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Turkey has tightened security along the border amid ongoing threats.
A Yemeni points at a pool of blood at the site of rocket fire by Houthi Shiite rebels and their allies in Aden's loyalist-held al-Mansura district in Aden on July 1, 2015. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
July 01, 2015 - 12:22 GMT
At least 18 civilians were killed and 70 injured Wednesday after Houthis shelled a neighborhood, witnesses said.
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday more than 60 soldiers were killed. (AFP/File)
July 01, 2015 - 11:29 GMT
Egyptian security sources told Arabic news Wednesday at least 70 soldiers were killed.