April 15, 2014
Jordan's ambassador to Libya is being held by Al Qaeda-affiliated kidnappers who are demanding the release of a Libyan who is serving a life prison sentence in Jordan.
Saudi Arabia has replaced its intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan "at his own request."
An Alexandria court banned all members of the Muslim Brotherhood from running for election in the upcoming presidential polls.
A Saudi soldier died after coming under attack near the Yemen border. The kingdom's interior ministry is in contact with Yemeni authorities to investigate.
Canada's National Defence has drawn up plans for military operations in Syria according to leaked documents.
A 44-year-old woman died in Beit Jala Public Hospital after inhaling tear gas used by the Israeli army.
The notorious prison which was brought to the world's attention when U.S. military personnel committed grave human rights violations against detained Iraqis, has been closed.
Pro-regime forces backed by Hezbollah fighters retook a village in the Qalamoun region with the intention of expanding military operations in the area.
Lebanese authorities plan to stem the flow of Syrian refugees into Lebanon.
Syria's parliament will announce the date of the country's presidential election to be held this year despite the country's ongoing civil war.
Gunmen who are believed to be affiliated to Al Qaeda on Tuesday shot dead the vice govenor of Yemen's Baida province, an official reported.
A Manama court has sentenced 11 Shiite protesters to five years in jail each for allegedly "attacking police."
Israeli soldiers have blocked main roads and erected military checkpoints in two villages near Hebron.
Unidentified Libyan gunmen on Tuesday abducted Jordan's ambassador to Tripoli, officials reported.
Two policemen were injured in a bomb attack that struck central Cairo on Tuesday morning, state television reported.