May 30, 2014
The UN has urged Lebanon to elect a president "as soon as possible" before there is further political uncertainty in the country.
President Adly Mansour cancelled ousted leader Mohamed Morsi's decree to pardon 52 men, imprisoned on terrorism charges.
Germany's foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier pledged $6.8 million to help support Syrian refugees and said he was hopeful other European countries would follow suit.
American officials confirmed that a U.S. citizen died in a suicide bomb attack while fighting alongside militants in Syria.
The EU hailed Egypt's presidential elections as "democratic and free" as Abdel Fattah al-Sisi won the majority of votes, Thursday.
May 29, 2014
A 16-year-old boy was shot dead in Cairo by a police officer over a traffic dispute where the teen was allegedly driving down the wrong side of the road, Thursday.
Palestinians hunger striking against unlawful detention in Israeli prisons since April 24 have been hospitalized and are in serious condition, according to a lawyer.
Security forces in Lebanon denied allegations that two Syrians worked with a regional intelligence agency to assassinate Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai.
Up to 4,500 Syrians fled to Turkey in the past three days due to a high number of air strikes carried out by Assad's regime.
Saudi authorities recorded 13 deaths from the MERS virus, bringing the total people killed to 186 since 2012.
Nuri Al-Maliki said he will fight the Al Qaeda linked group, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the country's Anbar province where a civil war ensues.
Lebanon’s Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil sought help from his Turkish counterpart to free two kidnapped Orthodox bishops in Syria along with a Lebanese cameraman.
Former Libyan General Khalifa Haftar has resumed airstrikes on the city of Benghazi.
Abdel Fattah al Sisi's campaign has declared victory in Egypt's presidential elections.
Numerous bombings this week have killed over 60 people in Iraq.