BBC | Updated at 05:44pm on November 24, 2016
Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed what they describe as a city that dates back more than 5,000 years, containing houses, tools, pottery and huge graves...
Reuters | Updated at 01:50pm on November 22, 2016
Egypt's Court of Cassation overturned on Tuesday a life sentence against deposed president Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood and ordered a retrial in the...
Reuters | Updated at 04:33pm on November 20, 2016
Syrian rebel shelling of a school in government-held western Aleppo killed at least seven children on Sunday morning, the Syrian Observatory for...
BBC | Updated at 09:23pm on November 19, 2016
Some of the heaviest bombardment so far on Aleppo has left rebel-held parts of the Syrian city virtually without medical facilities, observers say...
Reuters | Updated at 04:07pm on November 19, 2016
Islamic State killed seven Sunni tribal fighters who support the Iraqi government and five policemen on Saturday in a town south of Mosul, the insurgents'...
Reuters | Updated at 03:42pm on November 19, 2016
A Saudi soldier was killed on Saturday by a missile fired by Yemeni rebels across the border into the kingdom's southern Asir province, the interior...
Reuters | Updated at 11:20am on November 19, 2016
A Saudi-led military coalition will start a 48 hour ceasefire in Yemen's war at noon (0900 GMT) on Saturday...
Associated Press | Updated at 07:10pm on November 18, 2016
More than 20 civilians were killed in the shelling of a busy market in the war-torn Yemeni city of Taiz, including a member of an...
Agence France-Presse . Ramadi, Iraq | Updated at 01:01am on November 18, 2016
A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at a wedding gathering in a town west of Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 16 people
Agence France Presse | Updated at 09:02pm on November 17, 2016
Around 100 people were missing and feared drowned in the Mediterranean after a migrant dinghy capsized off Libya, doctors without borders said on Thursday, citing...