Friday, May 22, 2015
May 22, 20153:21 pm
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The World Bank released a report stating that Gaza's economy is on the "verge of collapse," saying the unemployment rate there is now the highest in the world.

May 21, 20154:40 pm
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Saudi forces and Houthi militiamen exchanged heavy artillery and rocket fire.

May 21, 20152:44 pm
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U.N Compound blasted off by a mortar shell killing 4 people and injuring 8 more in the town of Melut, South Sudan's Upper Nile State.

May 21, 20159:08 am
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Islamic State's Egypt affiliate called for violence against judges in an audio statement posted on a prominent jihadist website.

May 22, 201512:24 pm
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The Islamic State has captured Palmyra, one of the world's most renowned historic archaeological sites in Iraq.

May 19, 201511:41 am
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In my travels, I decided to begin shooting images through a full niqab to offer a glimpse of what it must be like to look through them.

May 19, 201512:25 pm
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Iraq government has asked the Shiite militias to intervene in Ramadi as they led a successful campaign to remove IS from Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit.

May 19, 20159:52 am
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A mother of four, Samantha Lewthwaite aka White Widow has murdered 400 people after becoming a key figure in Somalia-based terror group al-Shabaab.

May 18, 20151:54 pm
Iraq security forces withdraw from Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's Anbar province, 115 kilometers (70 miles) west of Baghdad, Sunday, May 17, 2015. Suicide car bomb attacks killed over 10 members of Iraqi security forces Sunday in Ramadi, which now is largely held by the Islamic State group, authorities said. Last week, the militants swept through Ramadi, seizing the main government headquarters and other key parts of the city. It marked a major setback for the Iraqi government's efforts to drive the militants out of areas they seized last year. (AP Photo)

Iraq's Shiite militias have vowed to dislodge Islamic State extremists from Ramadi.

May 18, 201512:51 pm
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Islamic State seized control of Ramadi despite the support of US-led airstrikes targeting the extremists.

May 18, 201510:13 am
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Nigeria's military has claimed it had overrun 10 Boko Haram camps in the group's Sambisa Forest stronghold.

May 18, 201512:39 pm
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Saudi-led air raids were targeted on Houthi rebels all across Yemen.

May 17, 20158:38 pm
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Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the toll comprised 123 soldiers and loyalist militiamen, 115 IS fighters and 57 civilians.

May 17, 20158:37 pm
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Iraqi security forces lost 15 members in a suicide car bomb attack in Ramadi held by the Islamic State.

May 17, 20158:05 pm
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Pakistani sentenced to death for smuggling drugs was executed bringing the number f executions in Saudi this year to 84.

May 18, 201512:40 pm
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The Vatican said last week it was preparing to sign its first accord with Palestine, two years after recognising it as a state.

May 17, 20154:08 pm
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'There was no damage to the ruins, but this does not mean we should not be afraid.'

May 17, 20153:14 pm
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Iran-backed Houthis want to have peace talks in Yemen and not in Saudi capital.

May 17, 201511:45 am
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The fighting in Taiz, Yemen comes despite a five-day humanitarian truce which began on Tuesday to distribute aid to millions deprived.

May 17, 20158:05 am
Presidential Candidate of the A Partnership for National Unity and Alliance For Change (APNU+AFC) David Granger displays his inked finger after voting at the Enterprise Primary School Georgetown Guyana, Monday, May 11, 2015. A party in power for over two decades in Guyana faced off in general elections Monday against a new coalition of opposition parties that seeks to challenge a tradition of racial politics and accuses the government of mismanagement and corruption. (AP Photo/Adrian Narine)

David Granger, 69, became Guyana's eighth president since the country gained independence from Britain in 1966.

May 17, 20151:05 pm
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American special ops killed senior ISIS leader in an overnight raid ordered by US President Barack Obama.

May 16, 20159:31 pm
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According to a nurse, five bodies were brought to the hospital mortuary and 15 wounded people are being treated.

May 17, 201512:55 pm
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The ousted leader already is serving a 20-year sentence following his conviction on April 21.

May 18, 20159:14 am
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IS militants captured parts of Ramadi and then went to attack provincial military headquarters.

May 15, 20154:16 pm
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Coup leaders admitted defeat and were arrested or hunted down by loyalist troops in Burundi.

May 15, 20153:19 pm
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Obama is seeking to reassure the Gulf leaders that the US overtures to Iran will not come at the expense of commitments to their security.

May 15, 20153:00 pm
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The group said it had treated 127 rape victims between the ages of 14 to 70 who came forward after a May 1 attack.

May 15, 20159:37 am
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The 35-minute audio message posted on militant websites features a voice that sounds like al-Baghdadi.

May 14, 20157:01 pm
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Al-Akhbar said it had identified the voice in the recording as that of Saharaoui.

May 14, 20156:26 pm
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The assault was the first on Maiduguri for three months and came after sweeping offensives against Boko Haram strongholds.

May 13, 20159:46 am
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The officials and tribal leaders also accused the rebels and their allies of reinforcing their positions.

May 12, 20159:13 pm
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The strikes set off huge explosions that sent debris crashing into a residential area at the foot of the mountain.

May 12, 20158:35 am
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Boko Haram dual attack in Nigerian college killed 1, 45 others were injured in the chaos.

May 11, 20152:55 pm
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Here's a look at the Sunni Arab countries involved in the fighting so far, as well as others offering material support or backing the operation.

May 11, 20151:00 pm
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Captured and impregnated by Boko Haram, the rescued women struggle through the stigma of the society.

May 11, 20159:21 am
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A Houthi statement said they would deal "positively" with any efforts to lift the suffering of the Yemeni people.