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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech during a press conference in Istanbul, February 10, 2017. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
March 29, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for Arab unity and highlights the importance of a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict on Wednesday at the Arab Summit in Jordan.
Yemenis check a burning vehicle following a reported suicide car bombing in Huta, the capital of the southern province of Lahj, a bastion of Al-Qaeda militants, on March 27, 2017. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
March 29, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Saudi forces have intercepted dozens of missiles since the coalition entered conflict in 2015.
Smoke rises following an airstrike in western Mosul on March 6, 2017, during an offensive by Iraqi forces to retake the western parts of the city from Islamic State (IS) group.(AFP/Aris Messinis)
March 29, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Coalition forces "probably" played a role in the deaths of numerous civilians during a recent airstrike in west Mosul, the US commander of the anti-Daesh "IS" coalition in Iraq said Tuesday.
Jordan's King Abdullah II (2-R) speaks to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (2-L) as Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi (R) stands behind them during the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh on March 29, 2017. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
March 29, 2017 - 13:46 GMT
Arab leaders are expected to address the multiple armed conflicts around the region and several resolutions related to the Palestinian cause.
Lower Saxony's Interior Minister Boris Pistorius holds the cover of a list with the names of alleged supporters of the Gulen movement that was handed over to Germany's Federal Intelligence Service (BND) by representatives of the Turkish intelligence service on March 28, 2017. (AFP/Hauke-Christian Dittrich)
March 29, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Erdogan's government had asked Berlin to help spy on about 300 alleged Gulen supporters living in Germany.
A Yemeni boy school writes as he sits outside a school on March 16, 2017, that was damaged in an air strike in the southern Yemeni city of Taez. (AFP/Ahmad al-Basha)
March 28, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
One child dies every 10 minutes from preventable causes like malnutrition, diarrhea and respiratory tract infections.
In this photograph taken on February 9, 2017, an Italian soldier from NATO's Resolute Support Mission (L) trains Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers at a Military Training centre on the outskirts of Herat. (AFP/Aref Karimi)
March 27, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Qari Yasin, a prominent leader within the group, was behind multiple attacks including a 2008 bombing on a hotel in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Yemenis protest against a Saudi-led coalition which supports various factions aligned with Yemen's internationally recognised government against Huthi rebels. (AFP)
March 26, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis took to the streets of the country's capital Sanaa on Sunday to protest against the Saudi-led coalition's ongoing military intervention.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks to the press prior to a meeting with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at the State Department in Washington, DC, on March 23, 2017. (AFP/Nicholas Kamm)
March 26, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The visit later this week is also expected to touch on the subject of extraditing US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, accused by the Turkish government of orchestrating last year's attempted coup.
People walk past Turkey's upcoming referendum campaign posters reading
March 26, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Turkey recently reinstated the death penalty, likely to put an end to the country's bid to join the EU.
Over the past few years hundreds of thousands have attempted the perilous sea journey in hopes of reaching Europe. (AFP/File)
March 26, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Meanwhile, Spanish aid workers say they fear hundreds of migrants may have died off the coast of Libya.
Girls at the refugees camp of Nahr al-Bared in Lebanon on May 30, 2011. Many young girls in Lebonon are being forced into marriage in their early teens. (AFP)
March 25, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
A draft law to establish the legal age of marriage in Lebanon at 18 will be presented to Cabinet next week, following a workshop on the prevention of child marriage held Thursday at Parliament.
Hosni Mubarak 2016. (AFP)
March 25, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Egypt's ousted president Hosni Mubarak left a Cairo military hospitalon Friday where he had spent much of his six-year detention, his lawyer said.
In war-torn west Mosul, seized this week by Iraqi forces, hundreds of residents finally received food aid. (AFP/ Aris Messinis)
March 24, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
About 600,000 people remain in the areas of west Mosul held by Daesh the "Islamic State" group, including 400,000 who are "trapped" in the Old City under siege-like conditions, the UN said Thursday.
A Bahraini boy is arrested during clashes with riot police in the village of Daih, west of Manama on 19 June, 2014. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Three people were sentenced to death by Bahraini courts on Thursday, over bombings that targeted police patrols in a majority-Shia village, the state-run news agency reported.
Meeting of former Lebanese prime minister Saad al-Hariri (L) with Gen. Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi (R) in Cairo. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said that he called on President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to take part in training the Lebanese army; a request to which Sisi responded favorably on Wednesday.