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Iraqi forces enter IS-held Mosul airport

Somalia names new prime minister

Syrian rebels announce capture of flashpoint town from IS

Top Yemen commander killed in missile strike

Marrakesh clinches top ranking of African urban life

Swedish citizen jailed for IS Facebook post

Netanyahu backs pardon for Israel soldier who shot Palestinian

UN envoy meets Syrian rivals, hopes of breakthrough slim

Yemeni government forces pin back rebels on coast

Israeli Supreme Court appoints deeply right-wing judges

Hundreds of Australians protest Netanyahu

Yemen rebel fire kills policeman on Saudi border

Fired Turkish academics protest ‘unjust’ dismissals

UN condemns Israel's new West Bank demolition plans

UN envoy says Russia asked Syria to halt bombing during talks

Bahrain arrests 20, approves military trials for civilians

Israel blocks EU lawmakers from Gaza entry

Syrian migrant on trial in Austria over 20 murders

UN says rapes, killings still blight Darfur

Yemen president says Saudi saving $10 bn for reconstruction

New Somali president says ability to deal with nation's problems 'limited'

Israel lifts ban on basketball team playing in Turkey

Arab League condemns Israeli soldier’s lenient sentence

Turkey lifts ban on Islamic headscarves in army

Israeli ministry orders removal of Haifa ammonia tank

Iraqi forces ready for assault on Mosul airport

Turkey says fewer than 100 IS jihadists left in Al-Bab

Former Iraqi soldier in German court for war crimes

Australia PM welcomes Netanyahu, slams 'one-sided' UN

Syrian opposition, government due in Geneva before talks

Israeli parliament to retain controversial dress code

Bahrain police clash with demonstrators over death of young Shiite

Mogadishu under security lockdown for president's inauguration

US-backed fighters seize more than dozen villages in Syria’s east

UN says seven million Yemenis on brink of starvation

Egypt, Jordan say no concessions on Palestinian state

Mosul ravaged by malnutrition, drug shortages

Israel sentences soldier to 18 months for killing Palestinian

Civilians trickle towards Iraq forces after village liberation

Turkey sentences Kurdish party co-leader to 5 months

Israel boosts missile defences against Hezbollah

France's Le Pen refuses to wear headscarf in Lebanon

Bouteflika health scare raises questions in Algeria

Palestinian journalist released after 10 months in Israel jail

UN says Syria talks focus on 'political transition'