June 10, 2014
Syrian warplanes raided the border with Lebanon overnight in the Eastern Mountain range, according to Voice of Lebanon Radio.
Tehran and Ankara are to promote bilateral relations including economic and commercial ties, according to a statement.
Amnesty International and HRW called on Egypt's new president, Abdel-Fatah El-Sisi, to end "rampant abuses" in the country.
Militants from the Al-Qaeda affiliated Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant stormed government headquarters in Mosul in a fourth day of fighting.
A Jeddah court sentenced two Shia activists to death for attacking security forces during a 2012 anti-regime protest on Monday.
On Monday the Ministry of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs summoned Australian Charge D'Affairs in Amman, John Feakes, to express concern regarding Australia's decision to no longer refer to East Jerusalem as "occupied".
The Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture seized and dumped half a ton Israeli settlement grown dates on Monday
Israel's Shin Bet security service wants Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to refrain from negotiating with Palestinian hunger-striking detainees and advance a bill to allow force-feeding.
On Monday, Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea proposed selecting two then voting in one nominee from the March 14 and the March 8 coalitions other than himself and Free Patriotic Movement leader MP Michel Aoun.
Syria's newly re-elected President Bashar Assad announced a prisoner amnesty for all crimes committed before June 9; including for those accused under Syria's controversial terrorism law.
Qatar's prime minister has called on the U.N. Security Council to impose a ceasefire to end Syria's brutal civil war.
June 9, 2014
An Egyptian court has sentenced 112 anti-government protesters to one year in jail.
The U.N. says Yemen's fragile democracy is vulnerable to sever humanitarian needs.
Seven men were arrested after sexually assaulting a woman in Tahrir Square during celebrations for President Sisi's inauguration.
Iran and the U.S. are beginning new nuclear talks in Geneva Monday.