March 5, 2014
Al Qaeda affiliated rebel groups have been pondering entering into Lebanon, but stated this week that they are still trying to "send messages to Hezbollah" before taking any direct action in Lebanon.
Israeli troops shot at two Hezbollah fighters Wednesday who were allegedly trying to plant a bomb near the fence of the Golan Heights-Syria border.
A gas pipeline near Egypt's Port Said was hit by a bomb and exploded Wednesday morning.
Syrian regime forces have allegedly intensified their operations in Yabrud, successfully recapturing a strategic area in Qalamoun that represents one of the last rebel strongholds in that region.
U.S. President Barack Obama has allegedly promised Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he would "pressure" Palestinians to match Israeli concessions within the framework of the ongoing peace talks between both sides.
France is planning to finalize its multi-billion arms deal with Lebanon and Saudi Arabia Wednesday
March 4, 2014
Egypt's prosecution released 24 pro-Morsi supporters Tuesday over issues related to the detainess' education and health issues.
Bahrain's state news agency reported Tuesday that three anti-government groups have been blacklisted as terrorist groups.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told lobbyists in Washington Tuesday that Palestinians should recognize Israel as a Jewish state and for Palestinian leadership to "abandon fantasies" related to right of return.
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has allegedly said that peace negotiations with Israel will not extend past the April deadline unless more Palestinian prisoners are released and settlement construction is suspended.
Three rockets from Syria's ongoing civil war hit Lebanon's Bekaa Tuesday causing damage to many homes, but no casualties have yet been reported.
A new report shows that Israeli construction of settlements in the West Bank doubled last year.
Egyptian army chief Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah Al Sisi has given another large hint that he will stand for president in upcoming elections. “I cannot turn my back when the majority wants me to run for president,” Al Sisi said in a speech at an officers' graduation ceremony on Tuesday.
The founder of social justice organization CodePink was detained in Egypt and then deported.
More than a third of Syria's chemical arsenal has been destroyed or handed over for tentative destruction.