Some 12 Houthi militants were killed Sunday following a series of blasts in the Radaa district, according to a local security source.
Egypt temporarily opened the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on Sunday. It had been closed since October 2014.
December 21, 2014
The polls close in Tunisia's run-off election. Essebsi's campaign is confident of a victory.
Th US-led coalition hit targets north of the Syrian city of Aleppo in at least 12 strikes.
Iraqi Kurdish leader Barzani held a press conference on Mount Sinjar, the site of the recent Kurdish victory against Daesh. Barzani called the advancement "historic."
The twenty Lebanese nationals who died in the Air Algerie plane crash this summer returned to Lebanon on Sunday afternoon.
A group of Israeli settlers have stormed into the Islamic museum of the al-Aqsa Mosque in East al-Quds (Jerusalem) amid rising tensions in the occupied Palestinian territories.
Jordan ends its 8 year ban of the death penalty by hanging 11 men convicted of murder.
Tunisia ushers in full democracy with run-off Presidential elections four years after uprising.
Egypt has abruptly sacked the nation's powerful intelligence chief for “health reasons,” replacing him with his deputy, security authorities said.
The ISIL Takfiri militants have reportedly executed as many as 17 people in the Iraqi city of Tikrit in the restive Salahuddin Province.
Ten Apache helicopters arrived in Egypt on Saturday. The US had delayed the shipment due to Egypt's uncertain political situation.
Peshmerga forces advanced on Daesh and seized Sinjar, a key town near Mosul in northern Iraq.
December 20, 2014
The US transferred four prisoners from Guantanamo Bay to Afghanistan.
Saudi security forces killed four anti-regime militants in clashes in the town of Awamiyah