October 2, 2013
European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton is set to arrive in Cairo for a three-day visit on Wednesday, during which she will push for dialogue and reconciliation between the Muslim Brotherhood and the interim government.
Hundreds of supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi and his protestors engaged in a short-lived clash in Cairo on late Tuesday. The Egyptian army quashed the confrontation shortly after it broke out.
October 1, 2013
Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi made calls Tuesday for a "quick political transition" to restore stability in the country.
A second Saudi man who was wounded in a road accident resulting from a car chase by members of the kingdom’s religious police last week has died.
The UN released a report Tuesday condemning torture practices in Libya's detention centers and has called on Tripoli to bring the facilities under full state control.
An Egyptian court will hear an appeal on October 22nd against its decision to ban and seize funds from all Muslim Brotherhood activities in the country.
An Egyptian soldier was killed by militants in the Sinai peninsula, bringing the deathtoll of military forces during the army's crackdown on the area to six on Monday alone.
Muslim Brotherhood leader in Suez Mohamed Mongey was sentenced to 10 years in prison by a Suez military court Monday, signalling the tough measures the new interim government is taking with members of the Islamist group following Morsi's ouster.
A new wave of campaigns in Egypt call on army chief Abdel-Fattah Al Sisi to run in upcoming presidential elections
September 30, 2013
A court in Bahrain jailed 37 Shiites for up to 15 years for carrying out "terrorist crimes" in the kingdom.
September 29, 2013
Snipers shoot dead second Egyptian soldier on Saturday as army carries out air and ground strikes on Islamist insurgents.
Computer hackers from the group, Anonymous Jordan, attacked the Prime Minister's website late Saturday leaving messages in protest against rising taxes in the Kingdom.
Cairo recalled its ambassador to Tunisia after the North African President demanded the release of former Egyptian President Morsi.
The Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy announced Saturday that Egypt's governmental transition will end "by next spring."
September 28, 2013
A spate of deadly attacks across Iraq killed eleven people. Nearly 750 people have died in September due to sectarian violence.