Visitors to Dubai have a new way to keep cool during the scorching Mideast summer.
Opposition-controlled parts of Syria's battered northern city Aleppo came under total siege on Sunday, after government forces severed the last route out of the east.
Chanting, dancing and waving flags, tens of thousands of Turks marched through the streets into the wee hours Sunday in half a dozen cities to defend democracy and support the country's long-time leader after a failed military coup shocked the nation.
A court in Bahrain ordered the country's main Shiite opposition group to be dissolved on Sunday, local media reported, deepening a crackdown on dissent in the strategically important Western-allied kingdom.
Israel's military on Sunday fired two Patriot missiles at a drone that "infiltrated" from war-ravaged neighbouring Syria, it said.
His voice is frail and his movements uncertain. Having motor disabilities since childhood, Michel Halajian struggles to move and to articulate. But with his hands, this 41-year-old Lebanese produces unique works.
When the farmers of Syria's Tartus province went off to war, their famed tomato vines were left to wither.
Air raids on rebel-held districts of Syria's battleground second city of Aleppo killed at least 28 civilians including children on Saturday, a monitor said.
He weathered anti-government protests that lasted for months in 2013.
The Obama administration would entertain an extradition request for the U.S.-based cleric that Turkey's president is blaming for a failed coup attempt, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday.