February 10, 2014
Iranian official Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has accused the United States of resorting to "excuses" over Tehran's nuclear energy program.
Hamas and Fatah are holding a series of meetings in a bid to discuss national reconciliation, as the first step on the road to "freedom and independence is Palestinian unity".
Some 1,800 residents remain trapped in a blockaded area of Homs as the U.N. struggles to evacuate the city's besieged residents, 700 of whom have been removed from Homs since Friday.
In efforts to cut off supplies to Damascus, an Alawite village was seized on Sunday by Islamist rebels.
Hezbollah has vowed to continue efforts in Syria.
After rounds of debate on driving in the KSA, women are taking another stand for their freedom to move.
February 9, 2014
Egypt’s deposed president Mohammad Mursi asked about military leader Abdel Fattah al Sisi’s resolve to run for president according to a leaked recording, obtained by the Egyptian daily news website al Watan.
Hundreds of civilians were evacuated Sunday from the besieged city of Homs, braving gunmen spraying bullets and lobbing mortar shells to flee as part of a rare three-day truce to relieve a choking blockade, the Associated Press reported.
Saudi Arabia has called for an “emergency” meeting over what is happening in Syria, citing “growing evidence pointing to war crimes,” and the lack of implementation of previous agreements regarding the conflict, a letter sent to the U.N. General Assembly dated Feb. 7 showed.
Israel's right-wing Foreign Minister told his coalition partners Sunday that their "snipes" at the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's peace efforts risked "estranging a true friend."
The Syrian government dropped more barrel bombs on Aleppo Sunday killing at least 11 people.
A Yemeni intelligence officer was killed after an explosion detonated in his car wounding three others.
Nine are dead after two separate instances if militant violence in the region.
Two men have been evacuated to a local hospital after being fired on while riding their motorcycle in the Gaza Strip.
Libya's first post-Gaddafi era prosecutor general was murdered Saturday while visiting family in the country's eastern city of Derna.