September 23, 2013
A Cairo court will convene on Monday to deliver its verdict on the future of the Muslim Brotherhood Islamist party, after a leftist party called for its dissolution.
5,000 Moroccans led a peaceful protest in Rabat Sunday in response to price hikes on gas, growing cost of living, and unemployment trends in the country.
September 22, 2013
A spokesperson for the Egyptian constitution's drafting panel said it will be put to a referendum by November.
Military spokesman Ahmed Ali says calls for army Commander-in-Chief Abdel Fattah Al Sisi to run for president are a 'popular sentiment'; reiterates army won't intervene in politics.
Failed talks with the government Saturday have stalled efforts to end the political crisis in the country.
September 21, 2013
Search continues after Egyptian security forces regain control of Kerdasa, town near Cairo.
September 20, 2013
Tunisia's ruling Islamist-led government announced Friday its acceptance of a UGTT-drafted plan to hold national dialogues with opposition figures, reform the government cabinet, and hold new elections.
Security forces have been "hunting" for Morsi supporters in the town of Kerdasa Friday, after storming the town Thursday for the first time since August 14th.
At least 40 personnel were killed Friday from al-Qaeda attacks in southern Yemen.
September 19, 2013
51 suspected Islamists have been arrested in Cairo's Kerdasa district over their alleged involvement in an assault on a police station that killed 11 officers.
Turkey closed its Oncupinar border gate on Thursday due to clashes between Free Syrian Army and Al-Qaeda affiliated rebel groups in the frontier town of Azaz.
Bahrain's Prime Minister calls for new security guidelines "to protect all" after clashes in Dair and Duraz and the opposition boycott of the National Dialogue shake the country's stability.
At least one police officer was killed in the outskirts of Cairo on Thursday when security forces launched an operation against armed Islamist groups in the capital's Kerdasah district.
September 18, 2013
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's legal team said the ousted leader spoke to his family for the first time since June 30, when he was removed from office, last week.
Egypt might adopt a mixed political system after decades of presidential system, fearing a slip back to authoritarian rule. The new system would ensure balance of powers between the executive and legislative powers.