November 15, 2014
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
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.