At least 16 soldiers, loyal to government forces, have been killed, following the detonation of a roadside bomb, in Yemen.
At least 22 people have been killed, following suicide bombings and attacks, by Islamic State militants, in Yemen.
At least 28 people have been killed, and a further 75 are wounded, following two bombings, claimed by Islamic State militants, at a mosque in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a.
An Islamic State network, containing militants who had fought in Iraq and Syria, has been uncovered by Kuwaiti authorities, with several members arrested.
Germany has announced the country’s first death from the MERS virus, following the death of a 65-year-old man from complications stemming from the disease.
Clashes between Houthi fighters and tribesmen have killed at least 15 people in the oil-producing central Yemen Marib province, tribal and medical sources have said.