September 18, 2013
Israel charged Iran with purposefully trying to conceal its nuclear expansion programme with its recent attempts to engage in talks with the US.
King Abdullah of Jordan met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday and discussed the recent US-Russian led plan that aims to dismantle Syria's chemical arsenal by mid-2014.
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's legal team said the ousted leader spoke to his family for the first time since June 30, when he was removed from office, last week.
According to the latest UN estimates, there will be 2.3 million Syrian refugees living in Lebanon by 2014.
Russia receives new evidence from Syrian regime pointing towards rebel involvement in the recent chemical weapons attack.
A meeting between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and caretaker PM Rami Hamdallah over the formation of a new cabinet ended without a solution, a Palestinian National Authority spokesperson said Wednesday.
Egypt might adopt a mixed political system after decades of presidential system, fearing a slip back to authoritarian rule. The new system would ensure balance of powers between the executive and legislative powers.
Afghan elected official killed almost one year before elections. Sources are pointing to Taliban as assailant but nothing is confirmed yet.
Discussion of the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons continues as each side pushes for completion of the terms of the agreement.
During a meeting with the Revolutionary Guards, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said he did not oppose Iran engaging in diplomacy with the US and that the Islamic Republic should show flexibility in any talks.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will meet US President Barack Obama at the opening of the UN General Assembly
September 17, 2013
The United States says that Russia is ignoring the facts when it blames the rebels rather than the regime for the August 21 chemical attack.
A Frenchman has been beaten to death by his cellmates in an Egyptian prison.
A spate of violence across Iraq, including five car bombs in Baghdad, killed 24 people on Tuesday.
Dozens were injured after a car bomb went off at the Bab Al Hawa border between Syria and Turkey.