November 25, 2014
Leader of the centrist Nidaa Tounes party, Beji Caid Essebsi, has been confirmed as the frontrunner in Tunisia's presidential elections.
Former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who was forced to resign two years ago in the wake of the Arab Spring uprisings, described the latter as a "tool" aimed at weakening Arab economies and armies.
ISIL militants received some $45 million in ransoms over the past year by kidnapping Western nationals, according to a UN expert.
A Syrian refugee was killed while several others were injured during clashes Monday between two groups linked to Fatah in Lebanon's Burj al-Barajneh camp.
Yemeni security forces rescued seven Yemeni hostages and one foreigner in a special operation against al Qaeda extremists.
Most victims were swept away by swollen rivers which also submerged cars, buildings and roads.
Saudi Arabia says it has arrested 77 people in connection with a terrorist attack that killed eight Shia Muslims earlier this month, stating that the attack is believed to have been ordered by the ISIL groups.
A 45-year-old man was stabbed in Jerusalem by assailants believed to be Palestinian amid increasing tensions since a synagogue was attacked last week.
Troops loyal to Libya’s globally-recognized government have taken control of the strategic western town of Kekla after over 40 days of clashes with militias there.
Human Rights Watch criticized the Jordanian government for deporting vulnerable Syrian refugees back across the border.
US Senator Rand Paul called for the American Congress' formal declaration of war against ISIL.
November 24, 2014
Syrian refugees staged their sixth day of a hunger strike in Athens, Greece over the observation of their rights as refugees.
Ten people have been killed, and 30 others were wounded in a bomb explosion in Baghdad.
A former British soldier claims to have joined Kurdish Peshmerga forces in fighting against Islamic State militants.
Israeli forces have arrested at least eleven Palestinians in overnight operations on a number of Palestinian houses across the West Bank.