August 14, 2013
At least 15 people were reportedly killed on Wednesday as Egyptian police moved in on protesters camping out in support of deposed President Mohammed Morsi
Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners on Tuesday night ahead of U.S. sponsored Mideast peace talks
Egyptian Interim President Adly Mansour has appointed new governors for Egypt's 20 provinces, including both Islamists and former military.
August 13, 2013
President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday asked Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah to form a new government.
Egyptian police used tear gas Tuesday to disperse supporters of ousted President Morsi and local Cairo residents, who were fighting on the streets.
Turkey said Tuesday the abduction of two Turkish Airlines pilots in Lebanon could endanger ties between Ankara and Beirut.
The Free Syrian Army's military chief Salim Idriss says rebels are fighting against regime troops, not Alawite civilians, in the coastal province of Latakia.
Three bombs exploded in Egyptian Sinai territory on Tuesday, in Al Arish area, leaving no casualties, according to Egyptian security sources.
Ignoring both international condemnation and the sensitivity of the upcoming peace talks, Israel has approved the building of 942 settlement units in occupied east Jerusalem.
A series of violent attacks across Iraq killed five people on Tuesday morning, according to Iraqi officials.
Two suspected members of Al Qaeda were killed late Monday after being targeted by a US drone in Yemen's southern Shabwa province.
Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said that due to a busy diplomatic schedule, it is unlikely that the US-Russian proposed Geneva II will occur before October.
The March 8 alliance urged President Michel Suleiman not to end his era with the formation of a government that would create a rift among the Lebanese
US of Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the expansion of Israeli settlement activity in the West Bank was to be expected.
Key officials from the reign of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and the rule of recently ousted Mohamed Morsi are to stand trial in Egypt this month.