Regional News

December 28, 2011

19:59 GMT

Toppled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, charged with the killing of protesters and abuse of power, on Wednesday entered the courtroom on a hospital trolley

December 27, 2011

07:58 GMT

The U.S. administration is yet to decide whether to allow Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh travel to the United States for medical treatment

December 25, 2011

Khalil Ibrahim
15:54 GMT

Sudan's army killed a top rebel leader from the Darfur region on Sunday, state media reported.

December 24, 2011

19:20 GMT

Security forces and supporters of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh shot dead nine protesters on Saturday

15:20 GMT

Egypt's leading Islamist parties won 65 percent of votes for party lists in the second round of elections for a new parliament

December 22, 2011

12:56 GMT

Egypt's prime minister on Thursday called for national dialogue

December 19, 2011

15:36 GMT

Egyptian troops swept through Cairo’s Tahrir Square early Monday and opened fire on protesters demanding an immediate end to military rule.

07:46 GMT

The United States said it was concerned by violence in Egypt and called on the army rulers to respect human.

December 18, 2011

Egypt protest
13:02 GMT

Egypt’s ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) on Sunday issued a statement regarding the ongoing clashes outside the Cabinet building in downtown Cairo

December 17, 2011

Egypt protest
08:07 GMT

The death toll from the latest Cairo clashes increased to 7. Over 300 people were injured.

December 16, 2011

16:26 GMT

Egyptian protesters and security forces clashed Friday in Cairo. Scores of people were wounded.

December 14, 2011

Sheikh Jaber
12:59 GMT

Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah on Wednesday swore in the new cabinet

December 12, 2011

21:12 GMT

Rights activist and former opposition leader Moncef Marzouki on Monday was elected as Tunisia's first president since its recent revolution.

14:24 GMT

A blast in a factory in the central Iran province of Yazd claimed seven lives and wounded 12 others Sunday evening

December 11, 2011

16:03 GMT

Egypt’s military ruler, Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, on ‎Sunday paid a surprise visit to Cairo’s Tahrir Square.