May 12, 2014
Bahrain’s main opposition bloc Al-Wefaq says some 170 protesters, including 29 children, were arrested by regime forces in April.
A suicide bomber killed at least eight people in an attack on a police station Yemen, with some reports saying as many as thirteen died in the blast.
May 11, 2014
An Egyptian court sentenced 36 students from the famous Al-Azhar university to four years in prison over their roles in violent protests in support of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, judicial sources reported Sunday.
Presidential hopeful candidate Hamdeen Sabahi has vowed to protect Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi if he is elected president in this year's elections.
Three militants thought to be members of AQAP were killed while trying to attack a security checkpoint near the presidential palace on Sunday.
Security forces in Yemen prepare for reprisal attacks as violence continues in Yemen.
Four Libyans were killed in clashes between protesters and militants in Benghazi.
May 10, 2014
A senior member of the banned Muslim Brotherhood has been fined for libel while he stands trail for a number of other charges.
Clashes erupted across Egypt on Friday between supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi and security forces.
May 9, 2014
Sheikh Maher Hammoud, an ally of Hezbollah defended on Friday the head of Lebanon's Maronite Church Beshara Rai's visit to occupied Jerusalem with the Pope.
Lebanese Minister for the Displaced Alice Shabtini authorized Druze tenants to leave residences belonging to Christians as part of reconciliation efforts on Friday.
Yemen's army killed an al-Qaeda commander thought to have been the mastermind behind various kidnappings of diplomats and foreigners in the country, a spokesperson said.
May 8, 2014
Saudi Arabia reported four more people have died from the MERS virus bringing the number of infections up to 449 since 2012.
Founder of a human rights group and prominent blogger Raif Badawi was sentenced to 10 years in jail, 1,000 lashes and ordered to pay a $267,000 fine for insulting Islam and adopting a liberal ideology.
A military judge has issued new arrest warrants for five suspects thought to be involved in the deadly 2013 Beirut bombings, which killed at least 80 people.