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Humanitarian truce takes hold, raising hopes that a more durable ceasefire can be negotiated in Egypt.
UN officials condemn Israeli attacks and warn of humanitarian crisis amid 440,000 displaced and lack of basic services
UN and US announce two sides agree humanitarian truce to begin on Friday morning and indirect talks to be held in Cairo.
About 2.8 million Turks around the world able to vote for first time, casting ballots ahead of main poll on August 10.
White House says shelling of civilians "totally unacceptable and indefensible", as diplomats prepare new truce push.
Factions including Ansar al-Sharia say they have taken over Libyan city after defeating forces of renegade general.
Commander from Lebanon's Bekaa Valley killed in battle near Mosul, which Islamic State group captured in June.
Father of Al Jazeera correspondent Peter Greste says he respects Egypt judiciary but believes it was wrong to jail son.
PM says tunnels Palestinian fighters built under Gaza-Israel border must be destroyed regardless of ceasefire efforts.
Foreign secretary dispatched to oversee evacuation of 13,000 nationals after man was beheaded and nurse gang-raped.
Many stores have closed and Palestinians cue for hours at bakeries as Israeli shelling continues.
Israelis express distrust towards the US over its attempts to bring about a ceasefire in Gaza.
Dozens of Palestinians wounded by Israeli bombings in Gaza are now seeking treatment at East Jerusalem hospitals.
Tripoli residents have fled intense violence, as armed groups agree to a temporary ceasefire in the Libyan capital.
Attack on school used as shelter condemned by UN agency as "source of universal shame" that breaks international law.
Pentagon says Israel allowed to tap local US arms stockpile in past week to resupply it with grenades and mortar rounds.
Temporary ceasefire comes on the same day Muslim Brotherhood announces support for armed groups in the country.
Reports of one dead in rally in capital Sanaa after government cuts subsidies to secure IMF loan.
Displaced Palestinians are baking traditional holiday cakes under Israeli bombardment, to bring joy to their children.
Islamic Front coalition claims responsibility for blasts under city's historic parts and killing regime loyalists.