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Manhunt on after prison break in Saudi Arabia

70 prisoners escape from Riyadh detention centre by digging hole in wall

Kashmiri demonstrators hold up a flag of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) during a demonstration against Israeli military operations in Gaza, in downtown Srinagar.

Isil imposes media controls in Syrian province

Militant group also bans activists in Deir Al Zor from working with television channels

China’s Margaret Chan, center, Director-General of the World Health Organization, WHO, is greeted by officials as she arrives at the airport for talks on Ebola in the city of Conakry, Guinea, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

African leaders to launch $100m Ebola plan

Epidemic has now claimed more than 700 lives

Palestinians carry their belongings after salvaging them from their destroyed houses in the heavily bombed town of Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip, close to the Israeli border, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. A three-day Gaza cease-fire that began Friday quickly unraveled, with Israel and Hamas accusing each other of violating the truce.

Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

Asks all political factions, including Hamas and Islamic Jihad, to give their written consent to such a move

Saudi boys celebrate Eid Al Fitr in Riyadh

Saudis spend SR40 billion on Eid

Travel, recreation take up SR10 billion




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