November 24, 2013
Warplanes belonging to the Syrian government on Saturday bombarded the Lebanese border town of Arsal with rockets. No injuries were reported.
Islamist rebels have seized the largest oilfield in eastern Syria, according to reports from opposition activists.
November 23, 2013
Egypt downgrades its ties with Turkey on Erdogan support for Morsi and decided to expel its ambassador to Cario.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said nuclear talks with the major powers had entered a critical stage Saturday and warned that Tehran would not bow to "excessive demands."
President Mahmoud Abbas says he is ready to go to the Israeli Knesset but on his own terms rather than what Israeli prime minister wants him to say.
gypt decided Saturday to expel Turkish Ambassador Huseyin Avni Botsali after remarks made by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan that Cairo deemed as being "provocative".
Lebanon says it has identified two suspects in the recent bombings near the Iranian embassy in Beirut.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov sees a "real opportunity" for talks between Iran and six major world powers on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear energy program to reach an agreement.
The Hamas movement will not break ties with Egypt despite ongoing disagreements with the neighboring country, Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh said Friday.
A senior White House official has said that Israel’s “all-or-nothing” posture demanding a total halt to Iran’s nuclear energy program is a path to war.
November 22, 2013
The six largest Islamist rebel factions in Syria declared a new Islamic Front on Friday, forming the largest alliance of opposition fighters yet in the 2-1/2-year conflict.
Lebanese army experts defused overnight Friday a car rigged with hundreds of kilograms of explosives in the eastern Bekaa Valley but failed to arrest its driver.
Lebanese President Michel Sleiman warned Thursday that Hezbollah's actions in Syria endanger Lebanon.
At least 48 people have been killed in a fresh wave of attacks, including bombings and a shooting incident, across Iraq.
The United Nations has warned against the deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Israeli-blockaded Gaza Strip.