A former candidate in Egypt’s presidential election has been detained as part of investigations that he might have offended “public decency” by making a rude hand gesture to a citizen before arriving in a court house.
A coalition of military forces allegedly fighting Daesh and other terror groups in Syria under the leadership of the United States has killed the highest number of civilians in a matter of one month since it began operations three years ago.
Iraqi military engineers installed a new floating bridge across the Tigris River on Wednesday, reconnecting the two halves of Mosul to facilitate troop deployments ahead of a final assault to dislodge Daesh terrorists.
Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian teenager as he allegedly attempted to stab a police officer at a checkpoint near Bethlehem, on the eve of US President Donald Trump's visit to the city on Tuesday.
Israeli military forces have shot dead a Palestinian teenage boy in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, after he allegedly attempted to carry out a stabbing attack against soldiers stationed at a checkpoint there.