August 15, 2013
Egypt's Heath Ministry said at least 30 were killed in Menoufia, 15 in Ismailia and more than 10 in Alexandria. It said more than 1,400 people were injured countrywide.
August 14, 2013
The Egyptian interim cabinet on Wednesday announced that 12 governorates across the country would have a curfew imposed upon them, effective immediately.
Mohamed ElBaradei, the interim vice president of Egypt, resigned on Wednesday over the government's violent crackdown of pro-Morsi supporters.
Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri Al Maliki said in a speech on Wednesday that he will ensure that the militants suspected of being involved in the wave of bombings that killed more than 60 Iraqi civilians over Eid Al Fitr weekend are brought to justice.
As peace talks resume between the Palestinians and the Israelis, the Israeli Ministry of Health has refused the polio vaccination to 4,000 Palestinian children living in occupied East Jerusalem.
U.N. Human Rights Chief Navi Pillay on Wednesday urged Hamas to halt post-Eid public executions.
The international community has condemned Wednesday's violence in Egypt, with Turkey urging an end to what it called the day's "massacre".
The Egyptian government on Wednesday declared a month-long state of emergency, following deadly clashes around the country.
Asmaa Al Beltagui, the 17 year-old daughter of wanted Muslim Brotherhood official Mohammed Al Beltagui, was shot by Egyptian police in Cairo on Wednesday during a major police crackdown on pro-Morsi camps across the capital.
President Bashar Assad's office denied Wednesday media reports that the Syrian leader's Damascus residence was the recent target of an attack.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Wednesday he would "not rest" until all Palestinians in Israeli jails-around 4,500- are released.
From Alexandria to Cairo, from the latest death toll figures to the latest arrests amongst the Muslim Brotherhood, a round-up of news on the tumultuous streets of Egypt today.
The arrests happened after security forces began clearing two camps of Cairo protesters who were demanding the reinstatement of deposed President Mohammed Morsi.
Caretaker Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour filed last week a complaint through Lebanon's mission to the United Nations against Israel's violation of the Blue Line
Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said that the ground battle with Israelis is easier than the disputes among the foes locally