July 8, 2014
At least 10,000 families were forced to flee from their homes as fighting escalated between Yemeni government forces and rebels in the north.
Jordan officially launched a recruitment drive Tuesday in an effort to boost its ranks to combat the jihadist militant threat from neighboring Iraq.
Heavy clashes between Shia Houthi rebels and Sunni tribesmen backed by government forces erupted in northern Yemen.
July 7, 2014
At least 35 people were killed and 40 injured as Shia rebels clashed with tribesmen allied with the government in Yemen.
Protesters on Sunday clashed with police following the arrest of a leading opposition figure. MP Musallam al-Barrak was arrested on June 2, sparking unauthorized demonstrations.
July 6, 2014
Libya's central government called for an end to fighting in the country's eastern city of Benghazi Sunday.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told the country's state news agency this week that despite rumors, Tehran has not ever had plans to visit Saudi Arabia.
Yemen's air force raided Shia Houthi positions in Amran, 30 miles northwest of the country's capital Sana'a on Saturday, reportedly causing a number of casualties.
July 5, 2014
At least one Bahraini police officer died Saturday in an alleged bombing attack,At least one Bahraini police officer died Saturday in an alleged bombing attack.
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika made his first public appearance Saturday since he was sworn in for his fourth term as head of state in April.
Kuwait's Interior Ministry released a statement Friday saying that the government will firmly confront all forms of rioting and incitement following this week's rise in public protests in the capital.
July 4, 2014
A top Israeli official told reporters Friday that Tel Aviv is ready to help Jordan fight off any Islamist insurgents from its neighbor Iraq if requested.
Armed gunmen from Yemen killed a Saudi security official Friday.
July 3, 2014
Kuwaiti forces used teargas and stun grenades Thursday to dismantle an opposition demonstration.
At least two people were killed and three wounded in an attack on a government complex in Yemen's Baida province Thursday.