May 22, 2014
The World Bank announced that it had approved a $40 million grant to the Palestinian Authority to support "strategic reform priorities" focused on public finances and improving the Palestinian business environment.
May 21, 2014
Bahraini security forces have killed an anti-regime protester who had participated in a rally in the island of Sitra.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Iranian nation has proved that it is possible to progress in social and scientific fields and have dignity without depending on the US.
Maj. Gen. Khalifa Haftar, commander-in-chief of a breakaway military force, is increasingly dividing Libya's government forces and military.
Lebanon's army announced it arrested 18 Syrians over a three-day period for entering the country with fake documents.
Pope Francis told 50,000 pilgrims in St. Peter's Square that his three-day visit to the Middle East would be a "pilgrimage of prayer."
Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman dismissed international calls for Israel to investigate the killing of two innocent Palestinians after a video went viral of the incident.
A Chinese national was killed in Benghazi by gunmen and two people died in Tripoli as violent clashes took place.
155 Muslim Brotherhood supporters were sentenced to jail Wednesday by an Egyptian court.
A lack of funding has caused many Lebanese medical institutions to turn away Syrian refugees who need medical assistance.
Francois Hollande issued a strong warning to the Syrian regime on Tuesday "denouncing" Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons.
Hezbollah MPs will boycott Thursday's parliamentary session to elect a new president.
Three militia leaders believed to be responsible for Tuesday's attack that left eight Lebanese soldiers wounded in Tripoli have handed themselves in.
Former president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons have been sentenced to jail on corruption charges.
Eight human rights organizations have asked Lebanon to halt their deportation of Palestinian refugees who are fleeing the Syrian civil war.