International powers who back his opponents have described plans to hold the election as a "parody of democracy"
A row between the two countries on Ethiopia's controversial multibillion-dollar hydroelectric dam on the Nile River has been at the center of a crisis in bilateral relations.
Grand Mufti Mohammed Hussein said he was present at Sunday's protests and said police "threw the sound bombs into the (al-Aqsa) mosque itself".
Five men sentenced to death, another 37 people were sentenced to terms of three to 35 years for assisting the attacks in northeastern Riyadh.
The race will be between resigned defense minister Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and former presidential contender Hamdeen Sabahi
Neither Egypt nor Israel issued official statements on the incident.
Kuwait, a major oil producer and U.S. ally, has imposed a news blackout on a sensitive investigation into the tape, saying earlier this month that media coverage about it was damaging to the country
SNC submitted to the International Criminal Court 25 documents that provide evidence on the use of chemical weapons, internationally-banned weapons and the rape crimes by forces loyal to the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad
Operations allegedly by regime forces kill at least 93, including 13 children, in Syria.
During the May 5-9 meeting, the P5+1 world powers and Iran will start "writing draft of comprehensive agreements which will be a complex and difficult work," said senior nuclear negotiator Abbas Araghchi
The prisoners are among hundreds rounded up during mass demonstrations by reformists protesting against the disputed re-election of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in presidential elections in 2009
State Department spokeswoman said on Friday the U.S. Treasury Department would look into the matter to determine if there were any violations of sanctions imposed on Iran.
Egyptian-born cleric whose sermons have often admonished the authorities in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), said all views expressed in his preaching were his own and not those of Qatar.
Pictures posted on SANA's website showed Assad, dressed in a beige blazer, waving and examining antiquities as he toured the area with church officials
While a total of 11 people – including eight Morsi supporters – were killed in the clashes outside the palace in late 2012, the trial only addresses the death of one reporter and two anti-Morsi protesters
A number of militants were killed when an air strike hit their training camps in a remote mountainous region of southern Yemen on Sunday, the defence ministry said.
Israeli policemen assaulted Palestinian worshippers and religious students at some of the gates as they were lining up to enter the holy site
Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad launch air and ground assaults in a number of opposition-held areas
Security forces are currently combing the surrounding desert area around the checkpoint in search of the assailants who have fled the scene following the shootout
Israel dismisses Robert Serry's accusation of blocking him from ceremony in Jerusalem church as "micro-incident".
"Based on the agreement with the West, we were supposed to have half of our 200 kilogram stock of uranium diluted and the other half converted to uranium oxide," Iran's atomic chief, Ali Akbar Salehi said