June 5, 2014
Turkish security forces used tear gas and water cannons to stop demonstrations by supporters of the Kurdistan Workers' Party.
Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi released a statement from jail urging his supporters to continue protesting.
President Bashar Assad has won Tuesday's election, winning 88.7% of the vote.
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi will be sworn in as Egypt's new president on Sunday, June 8.
June 4, 2014
A series of attacks across Iraq have left at least 21 dead on Wednesday.
Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that the U.S. will not recognize the new unity government of Palestine.
Thousands of angry Yemenis took to the streets of Sana'a to protest against the government's attack on Shia Houthi fighters.
Iran on Wednesday commemorated 25 years since the country's supreme leader Ayatollah Khomeini, passed away.
Saudi Arabia's envoy to Lebanon, Ali Awad Asiri said Wednesday that a new aid program for Syrian refugees would provide $1.8 million over the next six months along with additional shelter and food.
Israel's prime minister sought approval for a controversial bill to force feed Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike, similar to detainees in Guantanamo Bay.
John Kerry has arrived in Beirut.
Al-Wefaq has voiced concern over the safety and well-being of Bahraini prisoners who have reportedly gone on hunger strike.
The Lebanese Social Affairs Minister announced Wednesday that Lebanon would now only receive refugees who are fleeing from nearby border areas in Syria.
Israeli authorities revoked VIP travel permits from ministers of the new Palestinian government who planned a cabinet meeting in the Gaza Strip.
Hasan Nasrallah, the leader of Lebanon's Shia group Hezbollah, will deliver a speech Friday during a memorial ceremony.