November 12, 2014
Car bombs exploded in eastern Libyan towns under the control of the internationally-recognized government on Wednesday, wounding at least 20 people, officials said.
Al-Qaeda-linked Ansar al-Sharia militant group said it killed nine Shiite Houthi militants in a roadside explosion in central Yemen's Al-Bayda' province.
US Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Jordan on Thursday for discussions with King Abdullah II.
The Kremlin agreed to build two new nuclear power plant units in Iran under an agreement signed on Tuesday.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) chief prosecutor says reports indicate that war crimes are being committed in Libya.
November 11, 2014
The United Nations refugee agency says the conflicts in Syria and Iraq have roughly displaced 13.6 million people, bemoaning poor humanitarian assistance on the part of some countries.
Yemeni rebels sparked clashes at Sanaa international airport Tuesday, leaving 4 people dead.
November 10, 2014
The United States has imposed sanctions on its former ally, Ali Abdullah Saleh, the ousted Yemeni dictator, and two Houthi commanders.
A Jordanian court has sentenced four men to jail on charges of membership in the ISIL terrorist group and promoting the Takfiri group on social media networks.
At least twenty people have been killed in the latest round of clashes between Houthi movement’s Ansarullah fighters and al-Qaeda-linked militants in Yemen’s central province of Bayda.
In another move to crack down on ISIS supporters in the country, Jordanian authorities have ordered clerics to preach only moderate Islam
November 9, 2014
Jordan on Sunday marks the ninth anniversary of the Amman hotel bombings, when coordinated attacks targeted three of the capital’s hotels in November 2005, killing over 60 people and injuring some 115.
Two bombs were discovered before they exploded.
The new government, led by Prime Minister Khaled Al-Bahah, includes a number of ministers affiliated with the Shi’ite Houthi movement and the southern Hirak movement.
ISIL has begun luring members of the Taliban and other militant groups to join its ranks, according to a state government report from the Balochistan province.