October 30, 2014
Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas has called Israel's decision to close al-Aqsa mosque compound a "declaration of war."
Yemen's security forces captured four Al Qaeda operatives late Wednesday including a suspect involved in a suicide bomb attack earlier in the month.
The Swedish government officially recognized Palestine as an independent state Thursday.
Chances of reaching a nuclear deal with Iran by the November 24th deadline are "50 percent or less," according to the US National Security Advisor Susan Rice.
Israeli security forces killed a Palestinian man Thursday believed to be the suspect who shot and injured a far-right Jewish activist in Jerusalem.
Thousands of Turkish Kurds flocked to the streets of Suruç as Iraqi peshmearga forces arrived to battle IS militants in the Syrian border town of Kobani.
Israeli authorities on Thursday shut the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in East Jerusalem following the shooting of a far-right Jewish rabbi.
Tunisia's Nidaa Tounes Party, also known as Call of Tunisia, has officially won the Tunisian elections.
Dangerous clashes erupted on Wednesday evening between militants and Lebanon's army near Bekaa Valley towns, close to the border with Syria.
Iraq's military prepared to retake the strategic town of Amiriyah Fallujah in Anbar province, which is currently overrun by Islamic State militants.
A fresh spate of clashes in the northeastern Libyan city of Benghazi has claimed the lives of at least 10 people.
The controversial American-Israeli activist Yehuda Glick was shot and injured during a rally in Jerusalem Wednesday.
In response to statements made by Palestine and Israel at an emergency United Nations Security Council meeting on Wednesday, the UN called the announcement of the new settlements, as well as the recent terror attacks, “worrisome developments.”
A national committee led by transitional justice and house of representatives affairs minister Ibrahim El-Heneidy will meet Thursday to make a final review of a report about the situation of human rights in Egypt over the last four years.
October 29, 2014
Islamic State militants freed 25 Kurdish school children Wednesday.