December 8, 2012
Tens of thousands of people are gathering for a rally in the Gaza strip to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Hamas.
Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi may delay a controversial constitutional referendum, slated for 15 December, if the opposition accepts dialogue without preconditions, Justice Minister Ahmed Mekki said on Friday.
December 7, 2012
Egyptian opposition protestors broke through barriers outside the presidential palace in Cairo on Friday night, according to reports.
President Barak Obama has welcomed President Mohamed Morsi's calls for dialogue with opposition figures.
Representatives of the U.S. and Russia met in Dublin on Thursday to discuss Syria’s civil war, Reuters reported.
Hamas’s exiled political leader, Khaled Meshaal, will make his first ever visit to Gaza on Friday for a three day tour, marking the group’s 25th anniversary.
December 6, 2012
An earthquake struck Eastern Iran early on Wednesday evening, killing eight people and injuring 12, Reuters reported.
Protests continued in Kuwait on Wednesday night following the emir's decision to reappoint Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak al-Sabah as prime minister.
The Egyptian army deployed tanks outside the presidential palace in Cairo on Thursday morning, according to reports.
The German cabinet has approved sending Patriot missiles to Turkey, according to reports from The Associated Press.
As violence escalates over President Morsi's controversial draft constitution, at least four were killed in clashes in Cairo on Wednesday.
December 5, 2012
The Syrian deputy foreign minister has been visiting Latin American countries, carrying classified letters to their presidents.
Three men are confirmed dead in Tripoli after fighting breaks out between those supporting Syrian president, Bashar-al-Assad and those supporting the Syrian rebels.
Despite recent counter-intelligence busts in the Middle Eastern country, US officials warn that al-Qaeda is in the midst of a "revival".
The Egyptian president is forced to leave his palace in Heliopolis, Cairo, after protestors gather to vent their anger over the new constitution.