Eleven Egyptian policemen were killed when a roadside bomb blast struck their armoured vehicle in the Sinai Peninsula.
Ban Ki-moon termed "illegal" Israel's declaration of nearly 1,000 acres of land in the Bethlehem area as“state land.”
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All Philippine peacekeepers trapped by IS militants on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights moved to secure place.
Several dozen Yazidi women kidnapped by Islamic State jihadists in Iraq have been taken to Syria.
Syrian armed groups captured 43 UN peacekeepers on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights.
McCain, who converted from Christianity to Islam about a decade ago, was killed in fighting against the Al-Nusra Front.
The 26-year-old woman was captured last year while working with three humanitarian groups in Syria.
Celebrations erupted in Gaza as a long-term ceasefire agreed by Israel and the Palestinians went into effect.
The blast in the Baghdad Jadida area in the east of the city also wounded 33 people.
Iran's Revolutionary Guards said it has brought down an Israeli stealth drone above the Natanz uranium enrichment site.
The security source said at least 30 bodies had arrived at the hospital in the city of Baquba in Diyala province.
Another 11 people suspected of collaborating with Israel were killed by gunmen at an abandoned police station in Gaza.
Meanwhile, Hamas militants killed 18 suspected collaborators in Gaza.
"They are tremendously well funded. This is beyond anything we have seen.”
The video showed a militant beheading James Foley, who has been missing since he was seized in Syria in November 2012.
In a strike on the southern Gaza town of Deir el-Balah a pregnant woman, three children and two men were killed.
According to a ministry statement, a total of 2,016 people were killed and another 10,196 wounded.
Britain is stepping up its role in Iraq beyond a humanitarian mission and the involvement is set to last months.
Libyan TV channel says planes targeted positions in Tripoli where militants were fighting for control for over a month.
A senior official of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan party in Dohuk province, put the death toll at 81