April 11, 2014
Rival groups fighting each other in Syria have brought the death toll up in recent days, complicating the country's civil war further.
Archbishop Atallah Hanna and Palestinian Christian groups have accused Israel of discriminating against their right to worship freely in the holy city.
Famous for fighting alongside Al-Qaeda rebels in Syria, "The American Jihadist" Eric Harroun died of an accidental overdose in Arizona.
Ankara continues to draw criticism after the Turkish government ignored a court ruling to lift a ban on YouTube.
April 10, 2014
Israeli Finance Minister Naftali Bennett believes Israel should annex 60 percent of the West Bank in light of failed Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
140 Palestinians made their way into a closed military zone on the border with Israel, sparking violence.
Ten Palestinian prisoners are at the forefront of Israeli discussions to deport them to Gaza, according to a senior official.
At least two Saudi soldiers were killed by unidentified gunmen on the Yemeni border.
Five Israeli settlers were arrested for attacking army soldiers and vandalizing IDF vehicles, bringing the total number of arrests to eight this week.
Some 20 Syrian refugee families with ties to the regime have returned to their hometown of Flita, according to Syrian army sources.
Armed men opened fire on the Lebanese army, prompting an overnight battle in Tripoli, north of Lebanon.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is ready to extend peace talks past the April 29 deadline.
Israel has asked the United Nations to take action against Hezbollah after the party's secretary-general, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, said that his group was behind a blast that targeted Israeli troops last month.
The U.S. and Turkey will follow up on new accusations that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons in recent months.
Kuwait expects "positive steps" to be implemented to end the Gulf rift between Qatar and other GCC countries.