March 30, 2014
Israeli forces used tear gas against a demonstration in Jerusalem Saturday marking Land Day as Palestinians wait for the fourth and final group of prisoners to be released as part of the ongoing peace talks.
Local elections began in Turkey today. The results will have implications for the presidential elections in August.
A suicide attack at a military checkpoint on the outskirts of Arsal has killed three soldiers and wounded four others.
Fires at an unofficial fuel depository that is used for smuggling energy supplies out of Egypt left at least 10 people dead and dozens injured this weekend.
Hasan Nasrallah hinted in a recent speech that Hezbollah could boycott the National Dialogue because of fierce criticism from Lebanese President Michel Sleiman.
March 29, 2014
Saadi Gaddafi, who is awaiting trial in Libya, recently asked the Libyan people for forgiveness in a recorded interview filmed in prison.
Egypt's state television has come under fire for airing a documentary on Sisi's only rival in the upcoming presidential elections.
Four people have been killed at a protest in Cairo after clashes broke out between demonstrators and security forces.
Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan withdrew from election rallies on Friday because reportedly needs to rest his voice.
Israel has decided not to release Palestinian prisoners on Saturday as they had originally agreed to do.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah met on Friday to discuss various Mideast policies.
The Lebanese army will put into effect a new security plan in response to recent violence.
In a televised interview Friday, U.S. President Barack Obama said military action could not have prevented the Syrian civil war.
The EU parliament sent a letter to EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton calling for EU firms to stop trading with companies associated with Israeli settlements.
March 28, 2014
In an attempt to improve ties with Saudi Arabia, the U.S. president has arrived in Riyadh for brief talks.