Iran unveiled what it described as the country's "first domestically manufactured" fighter jet Tuesday, state-run Press TV reported.
CNN goes to Syria's final rebel stronghold, Idlib, where people say they have no escape from an apparently imminent government onslaught.
The United States is addicted to applying sanctions on Iran, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday in an exclusive interview from Tehran.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi signed a new law on Saturday tightening the government's control of the internet, state media reported.
The bomb used in a devastating attack on a school bus in Yemen was sold as part of a US State Department-sanctioned arms deal with Saudi Arabia, munitions experts told CNN.
For the 1.8 billion Muslims around the world, the Hajj is considered a spiritual pinnacle. Each year, up to three million pilgrims descend on Mecca -- the epicenter of the Muslim world -- to seek redemption, to forgive and to be forgiven.
Many people caught up in the onslaught of US sanctions and Iran's economic slide are venting their anger at Donald Trump, not their own leaders -- at least for now.
At least 34 people were killed in a suicide attack targeting an education center in Kabul Wednesday, according to a government official. Among the victims were thought to be dozens of teenagers studying English.
Several progressive Jews, along with critics of Israeli policies, say they have been detained while trying to enter the country and quizzed on their political leanings.
Read CNN Fast Facts about former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy and learn more about Egypt's first democratically-elected leader.
Video taken by one of the Yemeni schoolboys killed in a Saudi-led coalition airstrike last week shows the children laughing and playing hours before tragedy struck.
Four days after the Taliban launched its most serious challenge to Afghanistan's government in three years, heavy fighting was taking place in Ghazni.
Iran's Supreme Leader is standing firm against reimposed US sanctions, saying Monday there would be "no war, nor will we negotiate with the United States."
Women and children were among the dead, the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights reported.
Egyptian security forces foiled a suicide bombing attack at a Christian church outside Cairo on Saturday, state media reported.
Videos from Houthi media capture snapshots of the horrific scenes that have played out in northern Yemen after a Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit a school bus. The strike was the worst attack on children since Yemen's brutal war escalated in 2015, UNICEF said.
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