October 14, 2014
Fighting continues in Syria's Kobani after a lull on Sunday.
Shelling killed 22 Islamic State militants and wounded at least 40 others, near Baquba.
October 13, 2014
British backbench politicians voted overwhelmingly in favour of recognizing a Palestinian state following a three-hour debate Monday.
Islamic State jihadists have seized an army base in the town of Hit in al-Anbar province.
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri will meet Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai in Rome Monday for talks centering on the nearly 5-month-old presidential deadlock, Future MP Ammar Houri said Sunday.
Yemen appointed a new prime minister on Monday.
Twenty-six suspects were referred to court over their involvement in riots in downtown Amman on Saturday night
Photographs have emerged of IS militants allegedly using chemical weapons against Kurdish fighters in the Syrian border town of Kobani, where fighting rages on.
At least 30 people were killed and 15 injured in a three-way bus collision early Monday. Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has ordered an immediate investigation into the crash.
Britain's parliament will debate whether or not to recognize Palestine as an independent state Monday, causing a stir among politicians.
The European Union issued $4.9 million in aid for over 180,000 displaced Syrians who have fled to Turkey after IS violence escalated in Kobani.
Hundreds of Israeli police raided al-Aqsa mosque compound Monday.
Intense clashes erupted in Iraq's Anbar Province after IS militants attacked three military bases.
Egypt's higher education minister said all students who protested at universities on Sunday will be expelled by the evening of the same day.
Turkey will let a U.S.-led coalition use its bases to battle IS militants in Syria and Iraq.