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Iraqi Kurdistan votes today to move towards independence, AFP
September 25, 2017 - 15:35 GMT
As Iraqi Kurds vote on whether to move towards independence, Israel and Russia bet on there being a Kurdistan.
Students in the UAE are set to have lessons in ‘national obedience’ added to the curriculum (Wikimedia)
September 25, 2017 - 15:03 GMT
Students in the UAE are set to have lessons in ‘national obedience’ added to the curriculum, under controversial new measures.
Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi (AFP/File Photo)
September 25, 2017 - 12:05 GMT
"It is not even a coup in the conventional sense of coups," he added.
The airstrikes were targeting suspected ISIS militants.
September 25, 2017 - 11:06 GMT
The airstrikes were targeting suspected ISIS militants.
Syrian children can now enroll in public schools without the required documents (AFP/File Photo)
September 25, 2017 - 10:07 GMT
"We do not want anyone to lose their right to education," Education Minister Omar Razzaz said.
The police are treating the attack as a hate crime and have arrested two people.
September 25, 2017 - 09:59 GMT
He was attacked outside the Altrincham Islamic Centre in Greater Manchester.
All flights to and from Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region are blocked.
September 25, 2017 - 09:06 GMT
The block was enacted at the request of Baghdad.
U.S. President Donald Trump Expands the Travel Ban (AFP/File Photo)
September 25, 2017 - 08:05 GMT
Restrictions also expanded to include Venezuela and Chad.
Baghdad, Turkey, Iran, the U.S., and the UN have all spoken out against the poll (AFP/File Photo)
September 25, 2017 - 07:48 GMT
The results are "null and void", Turkish Foreign Ministry said.
The vessel, named “Al-Fateh”, will enter Egypt’s naval fleet as part of a deal inked last year that also included the purchase of three other ships to be built in Alexandria with French assistance (AFP/File Photo).
September 24, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The deal includes three others ships to be built in Alexandria.
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu has joined the Foreign Ministry in efforts this year, as well, to block Palestine's move to join Interpol.
September 24, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Its addition could compromise Israeli safety and sensitive information.
Iraq aims to recapture the ISIS-held Hawija district in northern Iraq (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 12:57 GMT
They aim to recapture the ISIS-held Hawija district in northern Iraq.
The majority of Palestinians want Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to reisgn (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 12:48 GMT
Two-thirds of the poll demand his resignation.
The Kurdish Independence Referendum is scheduled for Sept. 25, 2017 (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Protesters denounced the Sept. 25 vote.
September 24, 2017 - 09:57 GMT
The interception occurred without casualties or damage.
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel warns the U.S. against abandoning the Iranian nuclear deal (AFP/File Photo)
September 24, 2017 - 09:05 GMT
The move will discourage other powers such as North Korea from participating in international negotiations to end their own nuclear programmes, Sigmar Gabriel says.