August 7, 2013
Firebrand Muslim Brotherhood preacher Safwat Hegazi threated on Tuesday to “break the necks of former regime figures and symbols of the National Salvation Front” if ousted President Mohammad Morsi is hurt.
US and EU envoys in Egypt did not discuss ways to end the crisis between Egypt's interim government and the Muslim Brotherhood, says the Islamist pro-Morsi coalition.
August 6, 2013
Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham urged Egypt's interim government to release jailed members of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Lebanon's Future Bloc called Tuesday for the immediate withdrawal of Hezbollah fighters from Syria.
Britain withdraw all its embassy staff in Yemen Tuesday, with the US flying out certain American personnel from Sanaa.
Iran's new President Hassan Rowhani said Tuesday he is determined to resolve the dispute over Tehran's nuclear program.
Four alleged Al Qaeda operatives were killed in their vehicle on Tuesday by a U.S. drone strike in Yemen,
Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was given a post-presidency seat in the country’s top political arbitration body on Monday.
Saudi Arabia’s National Campaign to Support Syrians has set up more than 5,000 tents for Syrian refugees in Turkey. The tents were erected with the help of the Turkish Crisis Management Authority.
Syrian opposition forces in the central Homs province have been looking to the Al Qaeda affiliated Nusra front for backup as troops loyal to Bashar Assad make significant gains across the country.
Egypt’s interim government is yet to seal a deal with the Muslim Brotherhood, a spokesman said on Tuesday, denying earlier reports that members of the Islamist group were offered ministerial posts.
US President is planning to meet with several high ranking Muslim Brotherhood officials in the White House to hear their views on Egypt in the aftermath of President Morsi's ousting.
British Ambassador to Lebanon Tom Fletcher expressed concern on breaches to the dissociation policy by some parties, denying that the EU's decision to blacklist Hezbollah's military wing doesn't target the Shiite sect.
Syrian Free Army forces on Monday took control of a contested military air base near the northern city of Aleppo as rebels captured four villages in the heartland of President Bashar al-Assad’s minority Alawite sect.
Jailed deputy leader of Muslim Brotherhood Khairat El-Shater has spoken of a possible deal to avert further violence in Egypt, according to foreign diplomats and political sources in Cairo.