October 21, 2014
Libya's parliament has announced a formal alliance with former General Khalifa Haftar.
Israeli and Hamas officials are due to resume indirect talks in Cairo next week following an invitation from Egypt to restart negotiations.
A total of 67 Shia fighters have been killed in attacks by al Qaeda as violence rages on in the town of Radaa.
Clashes between Kurdish fighters and the Islamic State continued in the besieged Syrian border town of Kobani late Monday.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reaffirmed his country's support against terrorism while receiving Lebanese deputy-prime minister and Defense Minister Samir Moqbel on Sunday in Tehran.
October 20, 2014
Around 18 civilians were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Harisiyye district, while another bomb attack left seven soldiers dead in Zeydan
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said Sunday his country will work with Sudan to support Libya’s military against Islamic militants.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has characterized the Kurdish solution process as "national, domestic and unique. As it is a product of the sons of this land, it must be protected against external influences."
The Houthi movement is pushing to secure the defense, interior and finance portfolios in Yemen’s new cabinet, reported on Sunday.
Turkey announced Monday that it is now helping Iraqi Kurdish fighters cross its border with Syria.
At least 20 Houthi fighters were killed in a bombardment by al-Qaeda militants in Rada'a.
Rivlin was speaking at the opening session of a conference entitled "From Hatred of the Stranger to Acceptance of the Other," on the escalation of tensions between Jews and Arabs.
Shortly after news of the controversial move was announced, President Reuven Rivlin criticized the development as surreptitious and potentially unsanctioned.
Egyptian students have launched a week-long campaign to protest security forces on campuses.
In a tactical shift, the United States has started dropping small arms and supplies to Kobani's besieged defenders.