November 17, 2014
Egypt's Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab met with Egypt's political group, Independence Current, as part of a series of sessions with political groups in preparation for the upcoming parliamentary election.
Libya's recently-elected parliament based in Tobruk has declared the eastern city of Benghazi a "disaster area," citing a wave of "acts of terror" that had gripped the flashpoint city for months.
November 16, 2014
Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain on Sunday agreed to return their ambassadors to Qatar
Ten supporters of Pakistani opposition leader, Imran Khan, were injured in a gun attack Sunday during an anti-government rally.
A meeting of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) leaders is being held on Sunday in the Saudi capital Riyadh, ahead of the GCC’s annual summit due to take place in Doha next month, a senior Kuwaiti source told Asharq Al-Awsat.
The Russian ship was seized and taken to the northern entrance of the Suez Canal.
The United Arab Emirates has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood and local affiliates as terrorist groups.
Medical sources say at least 340 people have been killed in fighting in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi since October 15.
November 15, 2014
Fighting in a town in central Yemen has left at least 80 people dead over the last three days.
A U.S. State Department spokesman reaffirmed the U.S. stance to not send combat troops to Iraq or Syria.
November 14, 2014
The UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria released its first report on ISIL's crimes against humanity.
November 13, 2014
Two separate car bombings were reported in the vicinities of the Egyptian and United Arab Emirates (UAE) embassies in the Libyan capital Tripoli, eyewitnesses said.
An audiotape allegedly recorded by Islamic State leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi has been released on social media, days after he was reportedly killed or wounded.
As the region’s instability and political complications linger, Jordan still believes in the importance of creating a weapons of mass destruction free zone (WMDFZ) in the region, Interior Minister Hussein Majali said Wednesday.
November 12, 2014
A powerful suicide bomb attack on Shiite militia fighters in central Yemen left dozens of people dead on Wednesday, military and tribal sources said