May 27, 2014
At least five Yemeni soldiers were killed on-duty from a Shiite rebel-led attack on the officials in the city of Amran.
Three people died on Tuesday in two separate car bomb attacks in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, according to security officials.
Ahmed Maiteeq's home was attacked on Tuesday by gunmen who threw grenades into the property. One militant was killed in the battle between security forces and the gunmen, sources say.
Israel has appealed to Interpol against Turkey issuing warrants for former IDF officers involved in the raid on the Mavi Marmara ship during Israel´s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip in May 2010.
Nine university professors have been arrested in Saudi Arabi for alleged links with Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.
In Egypt´s final day of presidential elections citizens have received an extra hour to vote and government workers the day as a holiday.
Ahmed Maiteeq has been sworn in as Libya's new prime minister.
May 26, 2014
An NGO coalition has reported some violations at Egypt's polls Monday.
Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab said Egypt's cabinet will resign as soon as the presidential election results are announced.
A record six candidates are due to run for the position of President of Israel in the upcoming elections. All six hopefuls have received backing of Knesset members.
Egyptians will head to the polls to vote for the country's next president starting Monday.
Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood has boycotted the upcoming presidential election due to be held on May 26-27.
Bahrain's foreign minister said the ambassador to Qatar will not be reinstated anytime soon.
May 25, 2014
Two prominent human rights activists began a hunger strike Sunday to show their solidarity with detained al Jazeera journalists who have been on a hunger strike since January.
Prominent human rights activist Nabeel Rajab has called for serious dialogue in Bahrain.