August 25, 2014
Rival protests have been staged in Sana'a.
Iraqi government forces have countered a massive attack by ISIS on the country's largest oil refinery.
August 24, 2014
Militants from the Islamic State have captured a major military base in Syria.
The British ambassador to the United States said the identity of the militant who beheaded James Foley is close to being known.
Video footage of seven Lebanese soldiers held captive by ISIS militants was released Sunday.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it shot down an Israeli drone over the Natanz nuclear zone.
The UN warned that ISIS militants could perpetrate another ethnic slaughter in the town of Amerli, Iraq.
ISIS fighters have retreated from an area north of Homs in Syria.
The Lebanese Army went on full alert in Arsal Sunday after a militant-affiliated Arsal resident was killed Saturday night and irregular activity targeted the border region’s outskirts.
Talks between a government delegation and Shia Houthis have failed following the Houthis rejection of a draft proposal on forming a technocrat government.
Egyptian authorities denied bombing militant locations in Tripoli, according to a ministry statement. The Egyptian foreign ministry said it would be monitoring developments closely.
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Ceasefire attempts between Hamas and Israel are ongoing, Egypt's foreign minister Sameh Shoukry said in a statement Sunday.
A German who was kidnapped by Islamic State militants over a year ago has been freed Sunday, according to AFP.
A 12-story apartment building was destroyed by an Israeli air strike in Gaza City Saturday, wounding dozens of Palestinians, many of them children.