June 19, 2014
Syrian government warplanes attacked a town southeast of the capital in its attempt to recapture the strategic rebel-held area.
U.S. President Barack Obama announced Thursday that Washington was ready to take "targeted" and "precise" military action in Iraq.
Iraq's government said it regained control of the Baiji oil refinery while ISIS militants maintained they were in charge of the complex.
An Egyptian court has sentenced the Muslim Brotherhood's top leadership to death Thursday, according to judicial sources.
Five members of Hamas' armed wing, al-Qassam Brigades, were killed in a tunnel explosion in Gaza City, Thursday.
Social Affairs Minister Rashid Derbas on Thursday alerted the UN of the country's decision to quell Syrian refugees entering Lebanon.
Iraq's armed forces reportedly made fresh gains in the country's Nineveh Province and Abu Tayban region.
Israeli warplanes launched overnight air raids across the Gaza Strip, injuring a Palestinian man.
Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki refused to resign as his Shia-led government continues to battle ISIS militants in the country's largest oil refinery.
Washington is interested in sharing information with Iran over Sunni militants in Iraq, says U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
Syria's biggest Kurdish group, the Democratic Union Party, was accused of employing child soldiers and committing other abuses, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
Saudi officials denied any involvement in ISIS activities across Iraq and that the kingdom didn't provide any "moral or financial support" to the terrorist network.
Hundreds of Egyptians took to the streets of Alexandria to protest newly elected President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
Iraq's armed forces are preparing to retake the city of Mosul.
A number of U.S. officials have openly stated that they think Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki should step down.