November 5, 2013
A Lebanese minister on Monday criticized the Arab League for failing to properly respond to the growing humanitarian crisis of the thousands of Syrian refugees displaced across the Middle East.
Thousands of illegal workers were apprehended and await their final exit from the Gulf country.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said this week that the ongoing peace negotiations with the Israelis are making little progress due to the continued expansion of settlements.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that he was not optimistic about the success of nuclear talks with the West,
Iran’s semiofficial Mehr news agency says a commander in its Revolutionary Guard has been killed in Syria.
November 4, 2013
Syria government vows to vaccinate all children after cases of polio emerged in the country's northeast.
The government in the Gaza Strip appointed a woman as their first English-language spokeswoman.
Thousands of Iranians shouted 'Death to America' as they demonstrated 34 years after Islamist students stormed the embassy compound in Tehran, holding 52 American diplomats hostage for 444 days.
11 people died in a series of attacks targeting security officials and building in northern Iraq Monday.
The Turkish army seized a large amount of chemicals from a convoy attempting to illegally enter the country from Syria.
A Cairo court has adjourned the trial of ousted President Morsi due to his insistence not to change into the prison uniform and the defendants' chanting "Down with the military rule".
A high-ranking Libyan intelligence officer and his two-year old son were killed in a car bomb explosion in the eastern city of Benghazi on late Sunday evening.
Suicide bomber kills 4 in central Syrian town east of Homs, official says.
John Kerry, on one of several stops on his Middle Eastern tour, has just landed in Saudi and will be expected to discuss Middle Eastern relations overall with local Saudi leadership.
Israel to announce bidders for upcoming settlement housing. PLO looking to take issues to UN.