August 21, 2013
The international community on Wednesday put pressure on the UN to properly investigate claims that the Syrian government used chemical agents on a rebel-held area outside of Damascus.
Cairo criminal court on Wednesday ordered former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak be freed, leading to speculation he could be out of detention as soon as Thursday.
The technical committee entrusted with deliberating over the Egyptian constitution has finished its task and given it to the Egyptian government to discuss.
The Syrian authorities have denied any involvement in the chemical weapons attack launched against rebel held areas outside of Damascus on Wednesday morning.
640 Syrian people were killed in a nerve gas attack on Syria's Ghouta region activists say, accusing the forces loyal to President Bashar Assad of using chemical agents
After Turkish Prime Minster Erdogan accused Israel of being behind the recent Egyptian unrest, the Egyptian government has slammed the Turkish official and said it is 'running out of patience'.
Peace talks resumed between the Palestinians and Israelis in Jerusalem on Tuesday as Israeli chief negotiator Tzipi Livni said that Israel would be making 'dramatic decisions' in a bid to achieve peace.
The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy, an umbrella group led by the Muslim Brotherhood, has called for an escalation of violence in Egypt and widespread civil disobedience.
Syrian activists claim that troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad used chemical weapons against opposition forces during brutal crackdown on the rebel-held areas outside of Damascus.
U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights could be affected by a spillover from the Syrian conflict, a senior U.N. official said Tuesday.
A spokesman for the United States denied Tuesday media reports that military aid to Egypt had been temporarily halted.
August 20, 2013
The Muslim Brotherhood has announced Mahmoud Ezzat to be its temporary spiritual leader, following the arrest of Mohamed Badie.
The Gulf Cooperation Council has severely criticized Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah for his remarks on Syria last week, and called for Hezbollah to withdraw its fighters from the war-torn country.
Nobel prize winner Mohamed ElBaradei is to be tried in court over his decision to resign from his post as Egypt's Vice-President.
Jordan's Abdullah II warned Tuesday of the Muslim world's potential "destruction", in light of the region's escalating violence.