May 22, 2014
The Syrian army broke a siege of Aleppo's prison in a battle with rebels who had been in the compound for over 18 months.
No vote could be held to elect Lebanon's next president due to a lack of quorum in the country's parliament Thursday.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent have joined in an operation to deliver food aids to 60,000 people in Syria’s Aleppo Province.
Lawmakers in Yemen have demanded the resignation of the country's government and are specifically asking the Prime Minister to step down.
The International Criminal Court has denied a request by Libya to try Saif al Islam Gaddafi in Libya.
Israeli police issued a statement Wednesday confirming that Tel Aviv has decided to place young Jewish extremists under house arrrest during Pope Francis' visit to Jerusalem this weekend.
Former president of the Syrian opposition National Coalition believes that direct negotiations between the Syrian regime and the opposition is the only way to "save the warring parties" from further losses.
Egyptian presidential hopeful Hamdeen Sabahi has said he does not fear ballot rigging in the upcoming election.
One Egyptian person was killed and six others were injured on Wednesday after a bomb attack struck a security vehicle in Egypt's restive Sinai peninsula, security sources reported.
The World Bank announced that it had approved a $40 million grant to the Palestinian Authority to support "strategic reform priorities" focused on public finances and improving the Palestinian business environment.
May 21, 2014
Bahraini security forces have killed an anti-regime protester who had participated in a rally in the island of Sitra.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Iranian nation has proved that it is possible to progress in social and scientific fields and have dignity without depending on the US.
Maj. Gen. Khalifa Haftar, commander-in-chief of a breakaway military force, is increasingly dividing Libya's government forces and military.
Lebanon's army announced it arrested 18 Syrians over a three-day period for entering the country with fake documents.
Pope Francis told 50,000 pilgrims in St. Peter's Square that his three-day visit to the Middle East would be a "pilgrimage of prayer."