June 1, 2014
The U.N. says the death toll in Iraq during the month of May was nearly 800 people.
An Israeli NGO reports that thousands of Palestinians have been without water since March because the Israeli government cut their water supplies.
Egypt's current prime minister, Ibrahim Mahlab, said Sunday that he will step down next week when president-elect Abdel Fatah al Sisi is sworn in.
Three future Palestinian ministers have been denied entry to the West Bank by Israel.
Six Egyptian border guards were killed after being targeted by smugglers along the western border region.
Opposition parties in Bahrain have decided to boycott the parliamentary and municipal elections that are scheduled to take place in October.
Polls revealed that 95% of Syrian expats have taken part in Syria's presidential elections ahead of the June 3 vote that will take place inside the country.
Lebanese authorities have asked refugees to refrain from entering Syria starting June 1 or risk losing their status in an attempt to organize the growing refugee crisis in the country.
May 31, 2014
Two women were among the dead after police fired rounds during a rally for ousted president Mohamed Morsi in Cairo, Friday.
Israeli forces injured a Palestinian fisherman on the Gaza Strip coastline, medical officials say.
Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour has vowed for Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi to take his post as the country's new leader on time, according to a legal aide.
Twenty civilians are believed to have been killed in Syria's city of Aleppo after militants bombarded several neighbourhoods with mortar shells.
Israeli officials warned that Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas will be held responsible for any violence against the Jewish state by Hamas, once a new unity government is underway.
The UNHCR has opposed plans by Lebanese authorities to build refugee camps close to the border with Syria due to security issues.
Violent clashes between Houthi fighters and Salafi tribesmen in western Yemen left at least 12 people dead, officials say.