February 23, 2014
The U.S. intends to build up its military presence in Jordan in an attempt to exert more control over the current situations in Syria and Lebanon, a political analyst has claimed.
A senior Iranian nuclear negotiator says the next round of the expert-level talks between the representatives of Iran and six world powers will be held in Vienna next week.
Dozens of people were injured after a car bomb exploded near a field hospital in the Syrian town of Atmeh, near the Turkish border, witnesses reported on Sunday.
A Lebanon-based Fatah official said Saturday that Fatah and the PLO have lost all control of Palestinian camps in Lebanon, warning that this could have a "negative impact" on Lebanon's stability.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said that the efforts made by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to secure a framework for the peace talks between Palestine and Israel have failed so far.
A police car sitting in front of the Tunisian consulate was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade on Saturday. There were no casualties.
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika will run for a fourth term in an election in April, a government source said Saturday. Bouteflika suffered a stroke last year.
After opening on Saturday, the trial of Mohamed Morsi over jailbreak charges in the Cairo Criminal Court has been adjourned until Monday.
Jihadist group Al Nusra front have claimed responsibility for Saturday's deadly attack on an army checkpoint in Lebanon's Hermel that killed two soldiers.
February 22, 2014
A suicide bomber targeted a Lebanese army post killing three soldiers and wounding 6 others.
The U.N. Security Council approved a resolution to increase humanitarian aid access in Syria as continued violence threatens to destabilize the region.
Palestinians are not willing to accept U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's framework proposal in its current form.
The Syrian air force stepped up attacks on Friday as opposition fighters readied an offensive.
Hezbollah has been recruiting mercenaries from Eastern Europe to shore up Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces in Syria.
February 21, 2014
Al-Shabab attacked President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud's palace in Mogadishu on Friday.