The defendant Alaa S. arrives at the court in Dresden, Germany. Associated Press
"Numerous terrorist and insurgent groups are active in Iraq and regularly attack both Iraqi security forces and civilians," a travel advisory warned.
Painters, sculptors and photographers face losing their workspaces because of gentrification in the booming capital. All 30 artists in the building have received a notice to vacate the premises they have used since 2013.
A sound installation based on interviews with former detainees at a high-security prison in Syria has been nominated for Britain's Turner Prize for contemporary art in a shortlist unveiled on Wednesday.
The Al Bangladeshi English Private School, a community school that has been offering affordable tuition fees in Ras Al Khaimah since 1991, will be relocated to the Academic Zone of Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (Rakez). The larger school facility will be constructed on an 8,170 square metre land in Al Mamourah, Ras Al Khaimah.
Police in Athens on Thursday removed over 200 migrants, including dozens of children, from two squats in the city centre as part of a clean up drive by the new conservative government.
Egypt’s president on Wednesday met with Sudan’s newly appointed prime minister before heading to New York to attend the United Nations General Assembly.