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Rights group Amnesty International says that European counterterrorism measures in the past two years are rapidly – and potentially permanently – eroding basic human rights throughout the continent.
People carry the body of 17 year old Palestinian Kusay el-Amur, who was shot dead by the Israeli soldiers, during a funeral ceremony held in the Takku neighborhood of Bethlehem, West Bank.
Heavy snow blanketed Istanbul for a second day, resulting in the cancellation of hundreds of flights and more disruption for thousands of travellers.
Celebrations after the High Administrative Court upheld a ruling voiding a government agreement to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia in a deal that had sparked protests in Egypt.
Photos released on social media show the aftermath of IS attacks on security targets in the city of al-Arish in north Sinai, Egypt.
Iranians gather around a hearse carrying the coffin of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani during his funeral ceremony in the capital Tehran. The heavyweight politician will be buried inside the crypt of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in south Tehran.
Horses and jockeys in action during the Liwa Sports Festival at Moreeb Dune in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.