December 26, 2013
Two missiles launched by US drones kill four in Pakistan.
Just one day after being declared a "terrorist group", Egyptian government officials have arrested 16 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood on terrorist charges.
A spokesperson from the office of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has officially denied recent reports in Israeli media that suggest Abbas has been conducting secret talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for several years.
Egypt's prominent youth activists Ahmed Maher, Mohamed Adel and Ahmed Douma, who were jailed by authorities last week, launched a hunger strike this week to protest their treatment in a south Cairo prison.
Turkey's opposition spoke out Thursday against "scandal-hit" Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, accusing him of trying to rule the country via a "secretive 'deep state,' or a "shadowy power structure unhindered by democratic checks and balances."
Protesters on Thursday took the streets of the Libyan city of Tripoli, blocking access to the central bank and the city's port, calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Ali Zeidan.
For the 63rd time, Israeli forces on Thursday morning bulldozed and demolished the Bedouin village of al-Araqib in Negev.
A recent bill put forward by Iranian lawmakers would see the government to enrich uranium to 60 percent purity.
An unknown individual threw an explosive near a public bus near a school complex in Cairo's Nasr City Thursday morning.
Attacks in Libya's Benghazi left one police officer dead and another wounded late Wednesday as the north African country "spirals" into further violence and chaos.
Israel will release the third group of Palestinian prisoners next week as part of ongoing peace talks, but is also planning to announce new settlement construction by the end of the year.
Letters provided to reporters Wednesday indicate that Syria's Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front has been plotting to kidnap UN workers.
Regime and rebel forces reached a landmark truce Wednesday in a besieged town close to Damascus that will allow aid agencies to deliver supplies to starving civilians starting Thursday.
The United Nations Palestine refugee agency officially condemned Israelis' latest destruction of Palestinian homes in the West Bank that has displaced 68 people thus far.
December 25, 2013
On the third anniversary of the 2011 revolution that ousted Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood will be marching and petitioning for former President Mohamed Morsi to be reinstalled in office.