April 8, 2014
Renewed clashes between Algeria's Arabs and Berbers in the country's south left at least 35 people wounded Monday.
Israeli security forces descended on Yitzhar, just south of the Palestinian city of Nablus, and destroyed four buildings which authorities determined were built without a permit. Clashes between the IDF and right-wing settlers broke out.
Syrian opposition groups have claimed gains in the city of Aleppo and Qunaitra area, which borders Israel, while regime troops launched a deadly offensive in the outskirts of Damascus, killing dozens of rebels.
Israel security sources say the Assad regime used a non-lethal chemical weapon on opposition fighters in March.
April 7, 2014
Iraqi security forces have killed 19 militants as violence continues ahead of elections.
An Egyptian court has upheld prison sentences for three political activists and ruled Monday that each would be fined 50,000 Egyptian pounds.
YouTube has asked Turkey's Constitutional Court to lift a ban on the video sharing website.
The Bani Helal and Daboudiya clans in southern Egypt have agreed to a three-day truce.
Syrian President Bashar al Assad said his army will win the war within the year and go back to "fighting terrorists."
Top negotiators from Israel and the Palestinian Authority held a "serious and beneficial" meeting Sunday.
Fourteen people were arrested Monday for Friday's tribal clashes in Egypt's Aswan that left 25 dead.
Clashes in the Palestinian Refugee Camp of Mieh Mieh in the coastal city of Sidon Monday killed two people, including the commander of an armed group, and wounded five others, security sources said.
Iran's nuclear negotiation team, led by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, will meet with the EU's foreign policy chief Monday evening in preparation of Tuesday's high-level nuclear negotiations.
Libya's main eastern militia has agreed to return control of four major state oil terminals to Tripoli.
Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah's leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah has said that his organization is responsible for last month's attack on an Israeli military patrol in the occupied Shebaa Farms area.