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.
Saudi forces and Houthi militiamen exchanged heavy artillery and rocket fire.
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.
Islamic State's Egypt affiliate called for violence against judges in an audio statement posted on a prominent jihadist website.
The Islamic State has captured Palmyra, one of the world's most renowned historic archaeological sites in Iraq.
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.
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.
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.
Iraq's Shiite militias have vowed to dislodge Islamic State extremists from Ramadi.
Islamic State seized control of Ramadi despite the support of US-led airstrikes targeting the extremists.
Nigeria's military has claimed it had overrun 10 Boko Haram camps in the group's Sambisa Forest stronghold.
Saudi-led air raids were targeted on Houthi rebels all across Yemen.
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the toll comprised 123 soldiers and loyalist militiamen, 115 IS fighters and 57 civilians.
Iraqi security forces lost 15 members in a suicide car bomb attack in Ramadi held by the Islamic State.
Pakistani sentenced to death for smuggling drugs was executed bringing the number f executions in Saudi this year to 84.
The Vatican said last week it was preparing to sign its first accord with Palestine, two years after recognising it as a state.
'There was no damage to the ruins, but this does not mean we should not be afraid.'
Iran-backed Houthis want to have peace talks in Yemen and not in Saudi capital.
The fighting in Taiz, Yemen comes despite a five-day humanitarian truce which began on Tuesday to distribute aid to millions deprived.
David Granger, 69, became Guyana's eighth president since the country gained independence from Britain in 1966.
American special ops killed senior ISIS leader in an overnight raid ordered by US President Barack Obama.
According to a nurse, five bodies were brought to the hospital mortuary and 15 wounded people are being treated.
The ousted leader already is serving a 20-year sentence following his conviction on April 21.
IS militants captured parts of Ramadi and then went to attack provincial military headquarters.
Coup leaders admitted defeat and were arrested or hunted down by loyalist troops in Burundi.
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.
The group said it had treated 127 rape victims between the ages of 14 to 70 who came forward after a May 1 attack.
The 35-minute audio message posted on militant websites features a voice that sounds like al-Baghdadi.
Al-Akhbar said it had identified the voice in the recording as that of Saharaoui.
The assault was the first on Maiduguri for three months and came after sweeping offensives against Boko Haram strongholds.
The officials and tribal leaders also accused the rebels and their allies of reinforcing their positions.
The strikes set off huge explosions that sent debris crashing into a residential area at the foot of the mountain.
Boko Haram dual attack in Nigerian college killed 1, 45 others were injured in the chaos.
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.
Captured and impregnated by Boko Haram, the rescued women struggle through the stigma of the society.
A Houthi statement said they would deal "positively" with any efforts to lift the suffering of the Yemeni people.
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