Egypt’s state-run media reports that the Rafah crossing will remain open to both passengers and humanitarian aid.
The war in Yemen is destabilising entire regions. Food and medicine supplies are scarce, and hospitals lack medical staff.
Five children and three women are among those killed on Quneitra's border with Daraa province, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The war monitor says it's unclear whether the strikes were carried by the regime or its Russian ally.
Contentious legislation defines Israel as a Jewish nation state, excluding the Arab-Israeli minority, which makes up around 20 percent of Israel's population.
Demonstrators have taken to streets in southern Iraqi cities to protest the economy. The unrest follows a May 12 parliamentary election tainted by allegations of fraud. The protests are in a major oil-producing region.
Ebru Ozkan, who arrived overnight in Istanbul, was arrested on June 11 at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport on terror charges which Ankara says are "groundless." An Israeli court has released her on bail.
Russian-backed regime forces advance against rebels in western Daraa, a war monitor says, even as regime forces claim to have retaken control of a strategic hill overlooking Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
Syrian regime media said Israel hit a military position near Aleppo in the country's northwest, killing nine pro-regime fighters. The strike comes as the regime steps up its offensive against rebels in the country's southwest.
Turkey’s foreign ministry official says patrols by Turkish and US troops continue and claims about the terror group's withdrawal are exaggerated.
Millions across Turkey took part in special commemoration events since the country put down a military coup attempt.
Turkey is marking the 2nd anniversary of the defeat of the attempted coup on July 15, 2016, in which at least 250 people were killed and over 2,000 wounded. President Erdogan joined a huge rally at the July 15 Martyrs' Bridge in Istanbul.
The second anniversary of the 2016 defeated coup in Turkey is being marked across the world with commemoration ceremonies.
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