December 9, 2014
A Senate Intelligence Committee report, released Tuesday, called the CIA's interrogation of terrorism suspects after Sept. 11, 2001, more brutal than it acknowledged to the White House or to the public.
A branch of al-Qaeda in Yemen has claimed responsibility for twin car bombings which left seven soldiers dead in southeast of the country.
Bahrain's Interior Ministry says a policeman who lost his life in a blast southwest of the capital Manama was a Jordanian officer who was present in the kingdom under a security exchange program.
A Bahraini policeman was killed in an explosion southwest of the country's capital, Manama, on Monday night.
The United Nations postponed Libya's peace talks to next week in order to give the rival parties time to work out the details.
Six soldiers were killed and several others injured in southeastern Yemen after car bombs exploded outside military headquarters.
Jordan charges deputy leader of the Muslim Brotherhood with "souring ties with a foreign country".
The United Nations has appealed for a record USD 16.4 billion in humanitarian aid to help almost 60 million people across the globe next year.
December 8, 2014
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has carried out an extensive cabinet reshuffle.
The United Nations children’s agency UNICEF has named 2014 as a devastating year for children, deploring the brutality experienced by minors.
Seventy Ethiopian migrant drowned after their boat sank off the coast of Yemen due to high winds and rough waters.
A Taliban rocket attack on the US-controlled Bagram air base close to Kabul left two foreign nationals dead, local officials confirmed.
Five roadside bombs targeting Houthi fighters exploded in the Yemeni capital Sanaa early Monday wounding at least eight people.
Six Guantanamo Bay detainees were transferred to Uruguay after being held by US authorities in Cuba for over 12 years.
December 7, 2014
The Tunisian electoral commission has announced that polling stations will be open to voters in the country’s presidential runoff election later this month.