March 31, 2014
In a recent opinion poll, only 39 percent of Egypt's populace said they would be voting for Sisi for the next president-elect.
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory for his Justice and Development Party (AKP) after fifty percent of the results from Sunday's local municipal elections were announced late Sunday.
Palestinian leadership will meet Monday to discuss further steps on how to respond to Israel's failure to comply with the fourth and final prisoner release as specified under a deal brokered at the commencement of a new round of peace talks last July.
Regime forces have continued to execute air strikes on rebel strongholds over Sunday and advanced their efforts to take over the mountainous Qalamoun region near the Lebanese border.
March 30, 2014
At least eight people died in Turkey Sunday after clashes erupted between rival candidate supporters at municipal election polls and the referendum on the ruling prime minister.
The Presidential Elections Commission announced Sunday that presidential elections will be held on May 26 and 27.
Riot police stormed Azhar University Sunday to stop students who were protesting against Abdel Fattah al Sisi.
Lebanon's army released a statement this week vowing to "fight terrorism" as attacks continued in Tripoli and Arsal this weekend.
Refugees mainly from Sudan and Eritrea are taking to the streets to protest Israel's controversial refugee policies. Asylum seekers are often detained for prolonged periods of time by the Israeli government or deported back to their countries.
One solider was killed after militants attacked a bus in the Sinai Peninsula Sunday.
Israeli settlers attacked Palestinian homes in the West Bank city of Hebron Sunday on the anniversary of Land Day.
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has been "exerting all efforts" to negotiate with Israelis for the fourth and final prisoner release. Israel, on the other hand, says that the prisoner debate still may go on "for a number of days," according to Prime MInister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Two members of the Popular Resistance Committees were killed in an overnight ambush.
At least five people were killed in Sunni-majority areas in Iraq Sunday.
Abdel Fattah al Sisi has allegedly formed a new rapid intervention force that is capable of reaching all parts of Egypt.