February 5, 2014
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called the Syrian regime's barrel bombing of Aleppo "barbaric" while Russian officials met with Syrian opposition leader, Ahmad Jarba.
Iran's Foreign Minister reaffirmed this week that Tehran is committed to implementing the Geneva nuclear deal ahead of the next round of nuclear talks with world powers.
Shells from Syria hit six Lebanese border towns in one night, damaging many houses and properties in the respective areas.
Saudi's Grand Mufti warns against false jihad.
February 4, 2014
Syrian, Iranian and Swiss officials met in Tehran to discuss improving aid access to the victims of Syria's civil war.
The suspected assassin of opposition MP Chokri Belaid who was killed in February last year has allegedly been killed in a police raid outside of Tunis, according to the country's state media Tuesday.
The top U.S. diplomat to Syria announced plans to retire from his post by the end of February to friends and colleagues Tuesday.
In a break with his other government official counterparts, Israeli President Shimon Peres lauded U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for his peace efforts after hardline representatives "attacked" Kerry for his warning to Tel Aviv on growing boycotts against the Jewish State.
Violence throughout Iraq's capital Tuesday has left seven people dead.
The United Nations World Food Program began airlifting more supplies to Syria's northeast region Tuesday.
A local ceasefire between Shiite and Sunni communities in northern Yemen was allegedly reached Tuesday following intense clashes last week that have left at least 60 people dead.
Egypt's Foreign Ministry summoned Qatar's charge d'affaires Tuesday, demanding the handover of Islamists from Egypt living in Doha.
Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister told reporters Tuesday that the Syrian government will attend the second round of peace talks with the opposition that is scheduled to commence Feb. 10 in Geneva, while regime forces continued to pound Aleppo with barrel bombs.
The murder trial of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi will begin on Wednesday when the Egyptian court will begin hearing testimonies, including one from a top military officer.
In efforts to prevent more rocket fire, the Hamas government has redeployed security forces along its borders.