December 2, 2014
Media reports say one of Baghdadi's wives was arrested with her son at Lebanon's border with Syria.
Cairo's iconic Tahrir Square has been closed for the second time following the announcement of a court verdict dropping charges against ousted president Hosni Mubarak.
Turkish forces bombed the Syrian border town of Kobani, wounding civilians and Kurdish fighters, according to a local newspaper.
An Egyptian militant group that pledged allegiance to ISIL last month has claimed it was behind the killing of an American oil worker.
December 1, 2014
A judicial source claims that former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak could be completely released from custody after an embezzlement appeal in January.
The Syrian Network for Human Rights reported that at least 1,685 were killed in Syria during November 2014.
The UN's World Food Programme announced it was suspending aid to 1.7 million Syrian refugees from lack of funds.
Egypt's National Alliance for the Defense of Legitimacy, the main support bloc of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, called for upcoming mass demonstrations on Tuesday after a court verdict acquired former president Hosni Mubarak.
Ten ISIL militants and two Iraqi troops were killed during clashes in Anbar's Ramadi district, according to security officials.
Vladimir Putin is due to meet his Turkish counterpart Monday in an attempt to boost ties between both nations.
A Palestinian woman was shot by Israeli security forces after she stabbed a settler near Gush Etzion, in the West Bank.
A Canadian man was stabbed with a metal object while he shopped with family in eastern Saudi Arabia, police have confirmed.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet coalition partners in an attempt to save the government from "collapsing".
A broad coalition of Syrian factions announced joining forces, allegedly representing over 70 rebel militias, excluding the Al Qaeda affiliated Nusra Front.
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