April 12, 2014
The Israeli government has demolished several humanitarian residential buildings that were partially funded by the EU.
Clashes between anti-government protestors and security forces have left one dead in Alexandria.
Iranian officials said there is no alternative to Hamid Aboutalebi, their pick for U.N. Ambassador.
At least two Muslim Brotherhood members have been killed by security forces in an exchange of gunfire on Friday.
The military in Lebanon continued to maintain a heavy presence in Tripoli, setting up checkpoints and barriers across the city on Friday.
Palestinian activists have condemned plans by Israeli officials to build a temple close to al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.
A controversial new bill seeks to force yeshiva students to serve in the Israeli military, but the Ultra-Orthodox community is pushing back.
Labour party leader Ed Miliband avoided tough questions on current Israel-Palestine negotiations while at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Deputy PM Saleh al-Mutlaq escaped from an assassination attempt, alleges an Iraqi lawmaker accompanying him on a trip to Abu Graib.
April 11, 2014
Foreign paramedic dies in UAE and five others in hospital after being infected with deadly MERS virus
Five hospital workers have been placed in quarantine due to a Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus outbreak in Al Ain, UAE.
Palestinians and foreigners alike took on Bethlehem's hilly roads and ran the marathon as part of the "Right to Movement" campaign on Friday.
The Lebanese military have captured a terrorist allegedly involved in carrying out deadly attacks across the country.
Journalists under fire: A reporter for a pro-Muslim Brotherhood website has been jailed for allegedly posting leaked videos of military officials.
Rival groups fighting each other in Syria have brought the death toll up in recent days, complicating the country's civil war further.
Archbishop Atallah Hanna and Palestinian Christian groups have accused Israel of discriminating against their right to worship freely in the holy city.
Famous for fighting alongside Al-Qaeda rebels in Syria, "The American Jihadist" Eric Harroun died of an accidental overdose in Arizona.
Ankara continues to draw criticism after the Turkish government ignored a court ruling to lift a ban on YouTube.
Arab regimes will never be a source of true reform in the MENA region. So-called "dialogues" and "agendas for change" are mere distractions to perpetuate the status quo.
April 10, 2014
Israeli Finance Minister Naftali Bennett believes Israel should annex 60 percent of the West Bank in light of failed Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
140 Palestinians made their way into a closed military zone on the border with Israel, sparking violence.
Ten Palestinian prisoners are at the forefront of Israeli discussions to deport them to Gaza, according to a senior official.
The Egyptian government is adopting measures to expand control over mosques.
At least two Saudi soldiers were killed by unidentified gunmen on the Yemeni border.
Five Israeli settlers were arrested for attacking army soldiers and vandalizing IDF vehicles, bringing the total number of arrests to eight this week.
Some 20 Syrian refugee families with ties to the regime have returned to their hometown of Flita, according to Syrian army sources.
Armed men opened fire on the Lebanese army, prompting an overnight battle in Tripoli, north of Lebanon.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is ready to extend peace talks past the April 29 deadline.
Israel has asked the United Nations to take action against Hezbollah after the party's secretary-general, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, said that his group was behind a blast that targeted Israeli troops last month.
The U.S. and Turkey will follow up on new accusations that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons in recent months.
Kuwait expects "positive steps" to be implemented to end the Gulf rift between Qatar and other GCC countries.
Anti-Morsi actors in Egypt are accusing the Muslim Brotherhood of trying to "infiltrate" the upcoming parliamentary elections.
Bahrainis continue to hold anti-government protests across the country, despite a heavy government crackdown.
Violent attacks in mostly Shiite areas in Iraq left at least 34 people dead Wednesday.
Hezbollah is facing an economic crisis stemming from its involvement in the Syrian civil war, and budget cuts in Iran as a result of new president Hassan Rouhani's austerity policies, Lebanese sources say.
A UN report shows that in 2013, 99.3 percent of Egyptian women experienced some form of sexual harassment.
Hamas told reporters Wednesday that the Palestinian Authority should end security cooperation with Israel.
At least 25 people, including women and children, have been killed in two car bomb attacks in the besieged Syrian city of Homs.
The Arab League stated that buying time is a 'strategic objective' for Israel.