September 9, 2014
A Palestinian detainee died in an Israeli hospital on Tuesday, a Palestinian official said.
The Palestinian envoy to Egypt says Arab League (AL) member states have supported the Palestinian appeal to the United Nations (UN) to recognize Palestine as an independent state.
Saudis deny rumors that would allow direct flights from Israel for Haj
Abbas wants UN to replace US as leading negotiator in peace talks, aide says.
Israeli forces arrested four fishermen off the coast of Gaza Tuesday for allegedly being outside the "permitted fishing zone".
Iran's security forces allegedly arrested three people under suspicion of attempting to cross into Iraq to join the Islamic State.
Two Yemeni Houthi members have allegedly been killed while trying to storm a government building in Sanaa Tuesday.
Two Palestinian minors were arrested by Israeli forces while they were playing outside their house in the central West Bank.
A Palestinian man has died in Gaza from injuries obtained from Israel's assault in the Strip. The 22-year-old was critically wounded after Israeli forces shelled his neighborhood.
Iraq's parliament officially named Haider al-Abadi as the country's new prime minister and approved the majority of his cabinet.
The EU foreign policy chief, Catherine Ashton, was hopeful about making progress in talks with Iran over Tehran's nuclear energy program.
The Arab League backed Lebanon in the country's ongoing battle with rising terrorism, emphasizing the need to support the army against ISIS and Nusra Front.
His Royal Highness Prince Hassan of Jordan met Pope Francis late last week and called for the establishment of a new worldwide humanitarian order.
Anti-terror police are set to arrest up to 12 British associates of Islamic State executioner Jihadi John, it has been reported.
September 8, 2014
Seven activists, sentenced in absentia to 15 years in prison, have started a hunger strike in the premises of a state-appointed rights watchdog.