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September 26, 2017 - 20:48 GMT
Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday announced that it would allow women to drive, state media reported but the new law would not take place immediately
Fans of the Lebanese group Mashrou Leila show a a rainbow flag at the concert in Cairo, Egypt, 22 September 2017 (AFP)
September 26, 2017 - 20:23 GMT
An Egyptian court on Tuesday sentenced a student to six years in prison for "practicing debauchery" for raising the rainbow flag of the LGBT movement at a concert.
(A man processes oil through a makeshift rig in Deir Ezzour Governorate, AFP)
September 26, 2017 - 15:04 GMT
There's a race on for Syria's oil, and whoever can get there first will help determine the future of Syria.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (AFP/File Photo)
September 26, 2017 - 13:43 GMT
The Assad regime is open to negotiations with Kurds over giving them some form of self-rule in Syria once ISIS is defeated, according to the Syrian foreign minister.
An investigation by the Islamic Cooperation Council in Sweden revealed in 2015 that seven out of 10 mosques in the country had been attacked (AFP/File Photo)
September 26, 2017 - 10:37 GMT
The mosque has been completely destroyed, says fire department.
Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah (AFP/File Photo)
September 26, 2017 - 10:01 GMT
The United Nations has proposed to send a delegation to Gaza to assist Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah in governing the Gaza Strip.
Kurdish flags were seen waving in the northern province amid the playing of Kurdish music and Kurdistan's national anthem (AFP/File Photo)
September 26, 2017 - 09:38 GMT
The curfew was reportedly imposed to prevent clashes between the city's different ethnic groups, a police source said.
The hangings took place close to an area where ISIS launched a series of bloody bomb attacks in September.
September 26, 2017 - 09:13 GMT
42 people convicted of terrorist acts were hung by Baghdad authorities.
Turkish military will intervene if threats are posed to the Turkmen community in Northern Iraq.
September 26, 2017 - 09:06 GMT
Turkish military will intervene if threats are posed to the Turkmen community in Northern Iraq.
The decision was taken after the three channels called some parts of southeastern and eastern Turkey as “northern Kurdistan” (Shutterstock/File Photo)
September 26, 2017 - 07:44 GMT
If the channels do not correct the violations in 48 hours, their broadcast will be cut.
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.