February 13, 2014
Russia's president Vladimir Putin provided public support for Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah El Sisi's rumoured presidential bid during talks with Sisi in Moscow Thursday,
A candidate in Turkey's upcoming elections was killed in an armed attack in Istanbul, media reported on Thursday.
As the Afghan government prepared to release 65 detainees from the notorious Bagram prisoner, the U.S. warned against setting the "dangerous individuals" free.
February 12, 2014
Human Rights Watch have accused Sudan and Egypt of torturing and abusing refugees who have been trafficked from Eritrea.
An Egyptian employee with the U.S. Embassy in Cairo has been detained over his job as liaison officer to the Muslim Brotherhood.
Amid an outcry against a broadening government crackdown on dissent, Egypt's top prosecutor said on Wednesday that Egyptian prisons have no political detainees.
Attacks Wednesday morning targeted Libya's privately owned television channel Alassema.
Egypt's military chief Abdel Fattah El Sisi is en route to Moscow in what is considered a "rare visit by Cairo's top commander."
Three policemen were killed in a drive-by shooting east of Cairo Wednesday.
Three years later, symbolic protests are being called in Bahrain to mark the anniversary of the Arab Spring.
Twenty-nine men who have been captured over the last few years have been extradited to the country of Saudi for trial.
February 11, 2014
Russian officials said that the U.S. is "hindering progress" on settling the Iran nuclear issue while Obama called on Russia to urge Damascus to dispose its chemical weapons on time, calling it Moscow's "responsibility.
Egypt's veteran diplomat Amr Moussa told reporters Tuesday that army chief Abdel Fattah El Sisi has decided to run for president and will make his run official in the "near future."
More than 100 people were killed Tuesday in a plane crash in eastern Algeria.
Egyptian security officials say suspected Al Qaeda-inspired militants have blown up a natural gas pipeline in the restive Sinai Peninsula, while gunmen shot dead a policeman in the Suez canal city of Ismailia.