An Egyptian policeman has been killed and four others wounded in an attack by Islamic State group militants on a checkpoint near the famed Saint Catherine's Monastery in Sinai.
At least 44 men, women and children were killed in Islamic State attacks on two Egyptian churches. These are some of the names of the victims.
Israel's parliament on Wednesday voted in favour of a controversial law against illegal constructions that detractors say will mostly target Palestinian homes built without required, but hard-to-get, permits.
A family from Mosul decided to go back to their home in liberated Mosul, as the army and police worked to secure the area.
A Syrian refugee set himself on fire at a migrant camp on the Greek island of Chios on Thursday in despair over his bid to gain asylum.
Thousands of Palestinian-Israelis and Palestinians have gathered for annual demonstrations marking Land Day, which commemorates 1976 protests in which six people were killed by Israel.
Rohey Hydara becomes the latest member of Khalid Masood's family to condemn his actions and extend condolences to his victims.
The ban currently applies to flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia, and Saudi Arabia but Amber Rudd has not ruled out extending the ban to.
An Israeli policeman caught on video beating up a Palestinian truck driver in east Jerusalem on Thursday was suspended from his post, police said.
At least one woman was killed and many other injured following a suspected terror attack outside the UK's parliament on Wednesday.