March 17, 2014
Abdullah Morsi, son of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, to face trial for possession and use of cannabis.
Egypt’s military-backed government has jailed nearly 16,000 people since July 2013, when President Mohamed Morsi was ousted, a report says.
U.S. Navy Seals have boarded and taken full control of a rogue North Korean tanker that had loaded crude oil at a port held by rebels in eastern Libya, the Pentagon said Monday.
Egypt's former leftist presidential candidate Khaled Ali told the media this week that he will not run in the upcoming presidential elections, citing them as a "farce" and "stacked in favor of military chief Abdel Fattah Al Sisi."
March 16, 2014
The Egyptian government promised increased security as well as military courts to handle those who have attacked security forces in recent months.
Libya rebels said Saturday that they are ready to negotiate with Tripoli over ending six-month blockade if Tripoli agrees to end its discussion over plans for a military offensive.
March 15, 2014
Approximately 100 Algerians gathered to protest President Bouteflika in a rare demonstration. Protests are usually violently dispersed by security forces.
Houthi rebels gathered in the town of Omran to protest the central government Friday.
Gunmen attacked a security checkpoint in Cairo Saturday, killing at least five policemen.
March 14, 2014
At a recent Gulf Cooperation Council meeting, Saudi Arabia demanded Qatar to shut down several organizations, including Al-Jazeera
March 13, 2014
One officer died and three others were injured in a surprise attack on an Egyptian army bus
Turkish PM comes out against protestors after tens of thousands march to mourn the death of a 15 year old boy
Sami Anan, the former chief of army staff who recently survived an assassination attempt, announced he will not run for president. Many see this as a move to clear the way for Abdul Fattah al Sisi in the upcoming presidential elections.
A new U.N. report highlights Libya's contribution to conflicts abroad.
Unknown gunmen in east Cairo shot dead a military officer and injured three soldiers early Thursday morning.