November 15, 2015
Jordan's King Abdullah II has denounced extremism as the greatest threat to the region. He has also called upon Muslims to lead the fight by confronting extreme ideology during Sunday's speech.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday drew links between Friday's West bank shooting that killed two Israeli settlers and the attacks on Paris that killed more than 120 people.
A drone strike killed a dozen militants in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province on Sunday. Two Taliban leaders were among the slain rebels. No civilian casualties have been claimed.
November 18, 2015
Omani hospitals are treating hundreds of Yemenis wounded in the ongoing conflict in Yemen.
The two world leaders will meet for the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris to discuss Syria at the end of the month.
Germany officials are investigating after a violent threat from Daesh prompted them to evacuate a football stadium late Tuesday.
Three individuals claiming to be Daesh supporters stabbed a Jewish teacher in Marseille, French prosecutors said.
NPR reports of Yazidi retribution for injustice done while under Daesh control surface.
The presidents of Egypt and Russia had a phone call on Wednesday to discuss international cooperation against extremism.
November 21, 2015
Syrian opposition rebels on Saturday regained two northern villages close to the Turkish border from Daesh, in a setback to the extremist militia
The 26-year-old woman thought to be behind the Paris suicide bombing during a police raid could have been caught in crossfire, according to reports.
November 14, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry says a transitional government for Syria is to be set in six months’ time and elections in 18 months.
The owner of a Syrian passport found near the body of one of the Paris gunmen had passed through the Greek island of Leros last month
November 17, 2015
Amnesty International said the practice of erecting border fences to deter migrants and refugees expands a range of human rights abuses.
A senior PLO official accused Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of exploiting the deadly attacks in Paris after he made a "misleading linkage" to the Israel-Palestine conflict.
US Secretary of State John Kerry said the possibility of a resolution to the Syrian conflict is closer than it has been for the last four and a half years.
Some 19 US governors threatened to ban Syrian refugees from entering their states in wake of the deadly Paris attacks, which killed 129 people.
Israeli authorities Tuesday banned the Palestinian resistance group Islamic Movement, according to a press release.
November 12, 2015
Three Turkmen fighting under the umbrella of Iraq’s Shia Al-Hashd al-Shaabi militia were killed when Peshmerga forces opened fire on their vehicle. Officials blamed the incident on a lack of coordination.
Security sources reported 37 people dead and nearly 200 wounded in twin suicide bombings in the southern Beirut suburb of Ain al-Sikke.
A Paul Larudee, co-founder of the Free Palestine Movement and a political activist from California, said that, "America's unconditional support for Israel is driven by it's influence on the US electoral process."
A US official confirms that US President Obama would not accept Netanyahu's push for the US to recognize Israeli rule over Golan Heights.
Barack Obama appears to be giving Israel more leeway than any other US administration. Why is the American president failing to take action against the Jewish state?
Israeli fighter jets reportedly struck targets near Damascus airport, according to local media in the country.
November 24, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry said he fully supported Israel's right to 'self-defense' Tuesday amid ongoing violence between the Jewish state and Palestinians.
November 23, 2015
The second phase of elections in Egypt received a higher turnout than the infamous low attendance to voting in the first phase.
November 20, 2015
The UN Security Council called on all member states to intensify military efforts against Daesh following last week's Paris attacks.
The body of a 26-year-old woman believed to be a suicide bomber during a police raid in Paris has been formally identified.
November 19, 2015
Two Israelis are dead and two others injured following a stabbing attack which took place inside of the Panorama building on Ben Tsavi street in the city.
Two people have died and schools are closing in a recent outbreak of swine flu in Kuwait.
November 16, 2015
The militants were members of an alliance of Syrian rebel groups, including Syrian al-Qaeda affiliate Nusra Front.
Two Palestinian men were killed when clashes erupted in the Qalandiya refugee camp as Israeli forces entered to demolish the home of an alleged Palestinian attacker.
November 13, 2015
The body of Jordanian police shooter Anwar Abu Zaid was laid to rest Thursday.
Two Israeli settlers were shot dead and another injured in a shooting attack on their car.
November 11, 2015
As the Iraqi army surrounds Ramadi, Daesh threatens to kill any resident who waves a white flag.
Russian forces conducted 85 airstrikes in the massive aerial operation.