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Saturday - 04/19/2014, 05:10am EDT

AP PHOTOS: Marking Jesus' journey on Good Friday

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Saturday - 04/19/2014, 02:56am EDT

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Friday - 04/18/2014, 11:40pm EDT

Blast in busy Cairo square kills 1 police officer

Bomb explosion in busy Cairo square kills 1 police officer, causes panic

Friday - 04/18/2014, 06:30pm EDT

In Egypt, a corruption watchdog hit by backlash

Probing Egypt's most powerful agencies, a state corruption watchdog faces heavy backlash

Friday - 04/18/2014, 02:48pm EDT

Syrian state TV: 14 killed in car bombing in Homs

Syrian state TV: 14 people killed by car bomb near mosque in pro-government district of Homs

Friday - 04/18/2014, 02:13pm EDT

Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

Christians in Holy Land re-enact crucifixion of Christ on Good Friday

Friday - 04/18/2014, 01:54pm EDT

Bomb in shopping street in Iraqi capital kills 3

Officials in Iraq say bombing in busy shopping street in capital, Baghdad, kills 3 people

Friday - 04/18/2014, 09:52am EDT

Egypt stops attempt to smuggle Jewish artifacts

Officials in Egypt say they stopped an attempt to smuggle Jewish artifacts out of the country

Friday - 04/18/2014, 09:48am EDT

Vandals damage mosque in northern Israel

Police: Vandals damage mosque in northern Israel, apparent act by extremists

Friday - 04/18/2014, 06:50am EDT

Iran: Rouhani talks peace, outreach at army parade

Iran's President Rouhani underscores his outreach to West, moderate policies at army parade

Friday - 04/18/2014, 05:54am EDT

Opposition cries fraud in Algerian election

Opposition candidate cries fraud in Algerian presidential election, vows to reject results

Friday - 04/18/2014, 03:34am EDT

UN envoy urges Syria's warring sides to save Homs

UN envoy calls Syrian city of Homs 'theater of death and destruction,' asks for negotiations

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 10:40pm EDT

Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

At the last moment, Iranian woman forgives son's condemned killer as he stands at gallows

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 09:42pm EDT

Gulf Arab states strike new deal to heal rifts

Gulf Arab states strike deal with Qatar in Saudi Arabia to heal rifts after ambassadors row

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