November 4, 2013
A high-ranking Libyan intelligence officer and his two-year old son were killed in a car bomb explosion in the eastern city of Benghazi on late Sunday evening.
Suicide bomber kills 4 in central Syrian town east of Homs, official says.
John Kerry, on one of several stops on his Middle Eastern tour, has just landed in Saudi and will be expected to discuss Middle Eastern relations overall with local Saudi leadership.
Former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi arrived at the Police Academy in Cairo Monday to be tried for "inciting the killing of protestors" during December 2012 clashes outside the presidential palace. Security authorities have said that government offices and work will continue as normal, but protests and possible clashes between pro and anti Morsi camps are highly expected .
November 3, 2013
Tunisia's political parties have failed to choose an interim prime minister within the deadline designated in the political transition roadmap.The parties' leaders will meet Monday to try a second time to appoint an interim leader.
The Bahrain government jailed ten Shiites Sunday for forming an Iran-linked "terrorist cell" to launch attacks in the Gulf country.
Kerry's arrival in Cairo on the opening of Morsi's trial opens space for more discussion on democratic progression for Egypt.
Pakistan addresses US drone strike with fears that it was an "attack on the peace process."
Yemeni military troops will enforce a truce made between Sunni and Shiites in the country's north after 100 people died in fierce clashes.
Egypt's Foreign Ministry has said that ex-President Mohammed Morsi will face criminal charges. In addition, they stressed that he will enjoy the same privileges enjoyed by Hosni Mobarak.
November 2, 2013
After three days of clashes that killed at least forty people, Shiite rebels and Sunni fighters have stopped fighting in a northern Yemeni town.
Thousands of people took part in demonstrations across Egypt Friday to show support for ousted President Mohamed Morsi ahead of his trial Monday.
Tunisian party leaders met Friday to discuss who they would appoint as prime minister to replace the current Islamist-led government.
Female lawmakers in Turkey wore headscarves to Parliament for the first time following the end of a long-standing ban.
November 1, 2013
A shortage of fuel halted the production of electricity across the Gaza Strip on Friday.