April 29, 2014
At least four more candidates have registered their bids for the Syrian presidency Tuesday ahead of the June 3 polls.
Israeli bulldozers have demolished three homes and a mosque near the Palestinian town of Nablus.
A former Al Qaeda-linked group claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing attack Monday in a Kurdish stronghold area northeast of Baghdad.
A car bomb in Benghazi has killed two soldiers.
At least 10 people have been killed in bombings in a town northeast of Baghdad on Tuesday.
Twelve citizens were killed and 50 wounded in Damascus after heavy shelling.
An NGO reported that Israel issued tenders for close to 5,000 new homes during the negotiating process with Palestinians.
U.S. lawmakers have rejected a provision that would make overseas drone strikes more transparent.
Tunisian family members of those killed during the 2011 revolution are going on a hunger strike after a Tunisian court released former regime officials who are accused of killing peaceful protesters during the revolution.
Jordan has agreed to hand over a Libyan militant in exchange for the release of its ambassador who was kidnapped in Libya in April.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has denied that he recently said Israel risks becoming an "apartheid" state.
The U.S. Department of State condemned Egypt's recent mass trials and death sentences handed down to members of the Muslim Brotherhood.
April 28, 2014
Clashes continue to erupt between Egyptian security forces and students at Azhar University in Cairo.
Egyptian security forces stormed Alexandria University on Monday after clashes broke out between student supporters of Morsi and the university's security personnel.
An Israeli minister has called for Tel Aviv to annex Area C of the West Bank in response to the recent unity agreement between Palestinian groups.