October 17, 2014
A senior U.S. official said the November 24th deadline on negotiations for Iran's nuclear program would not be extended.
October 16, 2014
A UK-based international rights group has warned that minorities in Iraq face ethnic cleansing by Islamic State terrorists.
Terrorist attacks killed at least 38 people and wound dozens others across Iraq's capital, Baghdad, Thursday.
The prominent Shia cleric Nimr Baqir al-Nimr has been sentenced to death for allegedly encouraging protests in Saudi Arabia, his family said.
Pakistani representatives at the UN called on India to end "unprovoked" firing and shelling in the line of control between both countries, which killed over 12 people.
Reuters reports that Yemeni tribesmen attacked the main oil export pipeline on Wednesday, stopping the flow of crude oil.
A passenger from Liberia travelling through Dubai has been put into isolation over fears he may have contracted the Ebola virus, late Wednesday.
Human Rights Watch has condemned the mass arrests of over 100 Egyptian students by security forces in October alone.
The UK mobilizes Reaper drones against IS in Iraq.
Lebanese officials filed a complaint with the UN Security Council Thursday over an Israeli border attack from earlier in October.
American officials have warned the Syrian border town of Kobani could fall to the Islamic State despite air strikes and Kurdish resistance.
Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi said Baghdad was "safe" from Islamic State militants, calling the claims "false rumors".
A Yemeni man whose brother-in-law and nephew were allegedly killed in a U.S. drone strike controlled from a Berlin army base has filed a lawsuit against Germany for facilitating the incident.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Wednesday a unilateral intervention in Syria would do more harm than good as he called for an “all inclusive” effort to resolve the crisis.
The United States would respond favorably to the military needs of the poorly equipped Lebanese Army in its fight against terrorism, Lebanese Army commander Gen. Jean Kahwagi has reportedly said.