April 30, 2014
Eleven candidates, including current President Bashar Assad, are set to run in Syria's upcoming presidential elections.
The Palestinian authority may lose its U.S. aid funding if they continue plans to form a unity government with Hamas, say U.S. officials
A least one student died Tuesday in clashes between Muslim Brotherhood members and civilians in the Nile Delta town of Khayata.
Iraq is set to hold its first parliamentary elections today nationwide since the U.S. troop withdrawal in 2011.
Lebanon's Change and Reform bloc hinted Tuesday that they may not attend the parliamentary session set for Wednesday to elect the country's next president.
April 29, 2014
The April 6 movement on Tuesday announced its decision to appeal a court ruling to ban the group.
Gunmen stormed Libya's General National Congress (GNC) as it was preparing to elect a new prime minister.
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is ready to quickly normalize relations with Israel after a compensation agreement for the victims' families over the 2010 Gaza Flotilla Raid was reached earlier this year.
Germany summoned its Egyptian ambassador in Berlin Tuesday in response to a recent ruling that committed nearly 700 Muslim Brotherhood members to death sentences Monday.
Yemeni forces' recent offensive to oust Al Qaeda fighters from southern towns left at least nine people dead Tuesday.
The UN chemical watchdog OPCW will send a fact-finding mission to Syria to investigate the alleged use of chlorine gas in recent weeks as the country's civil war ravages on.
A car bomb in an Alawite district of Homs killed at least 36 people.
President Mahmoud Abbas dismissed peace with Israel ahead of defining the borders of a future Palestinian state.
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.