May 27, 2014
Human rights group Amnesty International urged the Palestinian Authority to drop charges against four activists from the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement after they were arrested in April.
Authorities in Morocco have arrested three people accused of recruiting and funding militants to fight in Syria against Assad's regime.
At least five Yemeni soldiers were killed on-duty from a Shiite rebel-led attack on the officials in the city of Amran.
Three people died on Tuesday in two separate car bomb attacks in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, according to security officials.
Iran’s Health Ministry has detected two confirmed cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona-Virus (MERS-CoV) in Kerman Province.
One person was injured when a bomb exploded in Cairo's Heliopolis district.
Ahmed Maiteeq's home was attacked on Tuesday by gunmen who threw grenades into the property. One militant was killed in the battle between security forces and the gunmen, sources say.
Israel has appealed to Interpol against Turkey issuing warrants for former IDF officers involved in the raid on the Mavi Marmara ship during Israel´s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip in May 2010.
Nine university professors have been arrested in Saudi Arabi for alleged links with Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.
In Egypt´s final day of presidential elections citizens have received an extra hour to vote and government workers the day as a holiday.
Human Rights Watch says the Iraqi government is using barrel bombs in Fallujah.
A church in east Jerusalem has been vandalized by an Israeli settler following a visit by Pope Francis.
Ahmed Maiteeq has been sworn in as Libya's new prime minister.
May 26, 2014
A Turkish court has ordered the arrest of four former Israeli soldiers who were involved in the 2010 Turkish flotilla raid.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton are meeting in Turkey to discuss Iran's nuclear program.