March 10, 2013
Iraqi authorities send security forces to break up demonstrators at the main rallying point for anti-government Sunni protests in Western Iraq.
Two human rights activists are jailed for setting up an illegal organization in the Kingdom and rebelling against the authority of the king.
Among the men kidnapped by a splinter group of Boko Haram were three Middle Easterners according to reports.
March 9, 2013
21 of the defendants in the Egyptian trial have been sentenced to execution with a further five set to spend life in jail.
More than 30 police stations close as the security situation across Egypt deteriorates.
March 7, 2013
Andy Willis, 51 and wife Caroline, 48 are both employees of Exxon-Mobil
The Arab League is allowing member states to arm rebels in Syria and will also offer a rebel coalition the seat Damascus once occupied.
The presidency assures its respect for the constitution and rule of law, after Egypt's Administrative Court requests halting elections until electoral law is referred back to the High Constitutional Court.
March 6, 2013
Australia's Foreign Minister confirms for the first time that Australian-Israeli citizen 'Prisoner X', who died in a maximum-security Israeli prison in December 2010, had been working for Israel's government.
President Hugo Chavez died on Tuesday after a two-year battle with cancer, ending 14 years of controversial rule that won him passionate support from Latin American to the Middle East.
The delegation discussed ways to make promote elections in both countries, despite their differences.
March 5, 2013
The Egyptian president who famously retired the head of the military council, is now considering giving back parts of the country to military rule.
Saudi Arabia will execute seven men on Tuesday for crimes they committed as juveniles, Amnesty International said.
The security headquarters in the Egyptian city of Port Said is set on fire as clashes between police and protesters continue.
The Syrian rebels announce that they have both the Raqaa governor and the Baath Party secretary general in their possession.