Mohammed bin Salman promises not to let terrorists distort the image of the "peaceful religion" Islam.
Turkey did not have any diplomatic relations with North Korea until 2001.
Dubai's security chief blames Al Jazeera for provoking the extremist attack on the mosque in Egypt's Sinai region.
Top Iranian military general insists Iran's decision not to increase strike range beyond 2,000km is due to "strategic doctrine" and not inability.
Sarah Idan wore a black strapless bikini top and a matching bottom for the preliminary round of the Miss Universe pageant.
The United States will cut off its supply of arms to Kurdish fighters in Syria.
Fareeda Khalaf, a Yazidi sex slave who was gang raped by Isis jihadis, has miraculously rebuilt her life and learned to love again – she is engaged to marry a fellow refugee.
Saudi Arabia has arrested its second richest man, Sheik Mohammed Hussein Al-Amoudi, as part of a wide-ranging 'anti-corruption drive' - while Ethiopia looks on nervously.
Israeli blogger Ben Tzion has provoked outrage in the Arab world by posing for a picture in Medina's holy Mosque of the Prophet Muhammed.
International aid groups describe the situation in Yemen as the world's worst humanitarian crisis as millions are at risk of famine.
As Isis continues to lose territories, many fighters are returning home, but many more are regrouping somewhere else or are joining other terrorist cells around the world.
Macer Gifford left the UK to join anti-Isis fight in Syria in 2014. He spent three years fighting with Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) YPG group.
Jerusalem's largest cemetery, Har HaMenuchot, is running out of space, but a new underground system of tunnels is being built beneath the mountain to provide 22,000 more graves.
While many hailed the girls for their innocent effort towards bringing peace, a number of people also expressed their unhappiness and called it "shameful".
The vanity plates in the United Arab Emirates were put under the hammer as part of celebrations of the Abu Dhabi Police Force's 60th anniversary.