October 15, 2014
The GCC countries are looking into measures to establish a joint naval force capable of defending the security of the Gulf region.
Libya’s retired General Khalifa Haftar has announced that his forces are ready to liberate the northeastern city of Benghazi from other armed groups.
Students at Istanbul University have described the terrifying moments when supporters of the Islamic State jihadist group went on the rampage on their campus.
October 14, 2014
An American citizen was shot dead while another injured by an gunman in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh Tuesday. The attacker is now being held by security forces.
The UN Security Council condemned the latest terrorist attacks by Al Qaeda affiliated militants in Yemen and called on all sides of the government to implement the national partnership agreement.
Six Taliban commanders pledged allegiance to the leader and self-declared Caliph of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, in a statement Tuesday.
Yemeni Houthis took control of the town of Hudeida Tuesday.
Turkish officials have denied offering to let the U.S. use their air bases for air strikes against IS in Syria and Iraq.
October 13, 2014
Yemen appointed a new prime minister on Monday.
Twenty-six suspects were referred to court over their involvement in riots in downtown Amman on Saturday night
Turkey will let a U.S.-led coalition use its bases to battle IS militants in Syria and Iraq.
October 12, 2014
At least 21 people have been killed and many others wounded after tribal clashes broke out in the western region of Libya's capital city, Tripoli.
Turkey closed the border with Syria on Sunday leaving thousands of people who had fled Kobani stranded in a minefield in no-man’s-land on the border.
Tunisia’s Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa has announced that his country has arrested some 1,500 militants as part of efforts to secure its transition to democracy.
October 10, 2014
Security forces in Turkey continue to clash with protesters who are voicing their anger over the Turkish government's inaction in Kobani.