June 26, 2014
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has ordered KSA authorities to "take necessary measures" to defend the Kingdom from terrorism the eve before the Arab leader is set to meet with U.S. officials on Iraq.
Salwa Bugaighis, a prominent woman's rights lawyer, was shot dead in her home by hooded gunmen in Libya, security officials confirmed.
Gunmen who are allegedly linked with Al Qaeda raided a Yemeni airport Thursday
Radical preacher Abu Qatada has been found not guilty by a Jordan court of terrorism offences, but will remain in custody on separate charges.
Security officials in Lebanon tightened security across the country after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a hotel to avoid arrest, bringing the total number of bombings to three this week.
Tunisia will hold parliamentary elections on October 26.
June 25, 2014
Three Libyan soldiers died Wednesday in clashes with Islamists in the city of Benghazi.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Riyadh Friday to meet with Saudi Arabia's leadership about the developing crisis in Iraq.
Jordan's senior military leadership told reporters Wednesday that Amman is ready to defend the country against "any agression" in response to growing fears related to the country's shared border with Iraq.
A mere 13 percent of Libya's voters went to the polls Wednesday morning to participate in the country's parliament elections.
At least 13 people were killed in clashes in Yemen Wednesday.
Lebanon's Hezbollah are ready to intervene in Iraq against ISIS militants, the group said during a rally on Monday.
Saudi Arabia's ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Awad Asiri, attempted to reassure Saudi tourists amid safety concerns after a recent wave of bombings in Beirut.
The number of people kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists in Nigeria has topped 400 after a further 91 people including young children were abducted by the group in weekend attacks.
June 24, 2014
Turkey is in the process of evacuating hundreds of its citizens from Libya.