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Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE - in addition to others - have presented Qatar with a list of demands.
July 25, 2017 - 15:38 GMT
Against mounting pressure from the United States and Europe, Egypt has taken the step of warning the EU that it "will not compromise on the Qatar issue" according to AFP.
The site is exclusively administered by the Jordanian-controlled, while Israel maintains security control around the perimeter. (AFP)
July 25, 2017 - 15:20 GMT
Israel's installation of metal detectors and cameras brought tensions to a fever pitch between Israel and the greater Muslim community.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY, 13 MARCH 2017 People walk in front of a picture of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
July 25, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
President Tayyip Erdogan stoked a dispute with NATO ally Germany on Tuesday, warning of Western agents "roaming free" in Turkey.
Members of the self-styled Libyan National Army, loyal to the country's east strongman Khalifa Haftar, fire mortar shells during clashes with militants in Benghazi. (AFP)
July 25, 2017 - 14:49 GMT
The video clip, which has recently been circulating on social media and allegedly shows a senior leader of Haftar's self-styled Libyan National Army [LNA], ordering the execution around 20 detainees.
A statement said the return of the staffers, led by Ambassador Einat Schlein, was facilitated by “close cooperation” between Israel and Jordan. (AFP)
July 25, 2017 - 14:37 GMT
An Israeli embassy guard who killed two Jordanians causing a diplomatic crisis with Amman, has returned home without being questioned.
ANUARY 17 2016: Hundreds gathered in Times Square to protest the Saudi government's execution of dissident sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr and demand the release of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky.
July 25, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
Fourteen Saudi Arabians face "imminent" execution after a "grossly unfair mass trial" in which they were convicted of rioting, theft and rebellion, Amnesty International has warned.
Previous conferences also addressed current economic, social, and political issues, as well as the issue of the detained youth in political cases. (AFP)
July 25, 2017 - 10:19 GMT
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi asserted on Monday that the two main challenges facing Egypt are terrorism and overpopulation.
The soldiers were killed on November 4th when their vehicles came under fire as they attempted to enter the base. (YouTube)
July 25, 2017 - 08:41 GMT
Video footage has been released of al-Jafer incident which left three US soldiers dead in al-Jafer military base back in November 2016.
Ayesha (not her real name), a new mother from Syria, waits by one of her twins in Neo-Natal care unit in the MSF Mother And Child Hospital in Irbid, Jordan.
July 24, 2017 - 13:07 GMT
Médecins Sans Frontières runs a maternity hospital in Irbid, North Jordan, where thousands of Syrian
The popular sports channels BeIN Sports, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network, was temporarily unblocked in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2017 - 11:46 GMT
A technical glitch apparently caused a number of Qatari websites and television channels to be unblocked in Saudi Arabia.
July 24, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Nineteen people are to go on trial in Turkey on Monday, in what activists are calling an attempt by the government to "silence" dissent.
Imam Tawhidi is a controversial figure, yet his message of reform and peace has resonated with many. (Pic: Twitter @Imamofpeace)
July 24, 2017 - 09:48 GMT
We spoke to the controversial Imam of Peace.
A Jordanian was killed, and another was injured along with an Israeli man on Sunday in a shooting incident at the Israeli embassy in Amman (Khalil Mazraawi/AFP)
July 24, 2017 - 09:45 GMT
The shooting incident took place on Sunday at the Israeli embassy in Jordan
Security forces in Kabul leave the site of Monday's bombing. (WAKIL KOHSAR / AFP)
July 24, 2017 - 09:21 GMT
The Hazara minority have been targeted often in the past by the Taliban and other groups operating in Afghanistan.
A general view of the Arab League Summit. (AFP)
July 23, 2017 - 16:39 GMT
The Arab League has called an emergency meeting of the Arab foreign ministers on Wednesday to discuss Israeli violations against Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. (AFP)
July 23, 2017 - 13:43 GMT
Turkey’s president said Sunday that friends should not deceive each other, referring to recent remarks by a US general over the terrorist PKK/PYD “rebranding” itself as the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).