June 18, 2014
ISIL militants kidnapped nearly 60 people, including a group of Turkish construction workers, near the town of Dor.
A series of bombings in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad killed at least 17 people and left dozens injured.
Over 40 countries vowed to help Lebanon combat terrorism during a conference in Rome.
Egypt was re-admitted to the African Union Tuesday.
June 17, 2014
Iraq's Prime Minister fired the country's top security forces Tuesday as bombs and violence enveloped the country for another day.
Iraq's government blamed Saudi Arabia this week for the escalation of violence and bloodshed within its borders.
Yemen's air force attacked Shiite rebels in the country's northern region Tuesday in response to the collapse of the short-lived truce between the Houthi minority and Sanaa.
Washington announced Tuesday that the U.S. has captured the primary suspect of the 2012 attack on the U.S. compound in Benghazi that left the ambassador and three others dead
Israeli forces clashed with Palestinians as the IDF conducted door-to-door raids across the West Bank in search of three teenage settlers.
Syrian rebels took control of the Al Qaim Iraqi-Syria border crossing Tuesday.
that Turkey has officially evacuated its consulate in Iraq's southern city of Basra Tuesday due to the deteriorating security situation in the country.
Kuwait will assist refugees and local host communities in Lebanon with aid, National Assembly Speaker Razouk al-Ghanim said during a visit to the country.
A Lebanese army soldier was shot dead in the early hours of Tuesday during a shooting attack in Tripoli, a security source said.
Over half of people in Turkey believe there is no press freedom in the country, according to a recent survey.
The British embassy is set to open in Tehran, in a move to rebuild a diplomatic relationship with the Shia republic amid growing violence in Iraq.