October 29, 2013
Jordan tried three Syrians on Tuesday for allegedly trying to smuggle 36 detonators into Syria for anti-government rebels.
Two Egyptians were found dead in Eastern Libya and dozens of others have been reported missing.
The three judges presiding over the trial of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood general guide Mohammed Badie withdrew themselves from the proceedings at the start of a session on Tuesday.
US Secretary of State John Kerry hinted at an upcoming visit to Cairo that would be the first visit taken since the US stemmed its military aid to Egypt earlier in October.
A plan emerges as government in Tunisia turns to new leadership in the face of violence.
October 28, 2013
Tunisia's Islamist Ennahda party leadership announced that it may be willing to give up government seats, but not power in the upcoming transitional government according to televised interviews Sunday.
A homemade bomb targeting a police patrol in Bahrain wounded security officials in the Gulf country Monday.
Eight individuals believed to be involved in the deaths of Tunisian policemen from last week were arrested by officials late Sunday.
US Lawmakers called on President Barack Obama Sunday to "repair ties" with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Three policemen were killed in Mansoura, in the Egyptian Nile Delta, early on Monday morning after unidentified gunmen attacked a security checkpoint.
October 27, 2013
International Peace envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi is to arrive in Damascus on Monday to discuss preparations for Geneva II conference.
Israeli government reject a bill by right-wing party Habayit Hayehudi to ban the release of Palestinian prisoners.
A series of car blasts hit 8 different areas in and around Baghdad on Sunday killing at least 49 people and wounding more than 90, pushing the October death toll from Iraq violence past 600.
Gaza militant fire mortal shells into Israel Sunday afternoon
Russian President Vladimir Putin is hoping to capitalise on the current unrest in Egypt by pursuing a mutually beneficial diplomatic relationship with Cairo in the wake of US halting its military aid to the country, according to a recent report by UK newspaper The Times.