Aircraft fire missile at house of Hamas Gaza leader Ismail Haniyeh causing damage but no casualties.
GRAPHIC IMAGES: These photos are hard enough to bear, but they only hint at what life is like in Gaza.
Rioters burned down homes and killed a woman and her two granddaughters over rumours of Facebook blasphemy.
In a rare show of defiance residents in an Iraqi city stood up to those wanting to erase their culture and heritage.
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Rockets fired from both sides despite a proposed extension of a humanitarian truce in the Gaza war.
Family want answers after a Christian boy from Christchurch who converted to Islam was killed in Yemen.
Palestinian refugees from Israel’s Gaza offensive emerged from shelters as a brief truce began.
YouTube and Facebook depictions of graphic violence are motivating West Bank youth to get involved.
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Black plumes of smoke marked shell blasts as Libya's powerful militas battle.
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Israeli aircraft struck 30 houses in the Gaza Strip, killing a leader of the militant Islamic Jihad group and two of his sons.
Islamic State, the al-Qaeda offshoot that has seized large swathes of northern Iraq, has warned women to wear full-face veils or risk severe punishment.
The Committee to Protect Journalists called on the Iranian government to immediately release four detained journalists.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appalled by attack on school in the northern Gaza strip.
The European Aviation Safety Agency has lifted a recommendation that airlines refrain from flying to Tel Aviv airport.
Even when you're 330km above Earth you can see the bombs exploding in Gaza at night.
Israeli tanks and warplanes have continued to bombard the Gaza Strip.