December 31, 2013
A Jordanian-Palestinian critic living in Britain is being charged for incitement and insulting the king through social media. He is being tried in front of a military court where he will not have the right to a public jury.
At least three soldiers were killed in Yemen Tuesday from a suicide car bomb targeting security headquarters in the country's southern city of Aden.
Bahrain foiled a plot Monday to smuggle explosives and weapons into the country by boat
December 30, 2013
The Committee to Protect Journalists released a report naming the three Middle East countries as having the most journalist deaths.
Egypt has called on the Arab League to enforce a counterterrorism treaty that bars the Muslim Brotherhood from receiving funding and support from third parties.
Bahrain has sentenced five men to 15 years in prison each for homemade bomb attacks in 2012, but activists say their confessions were given under torture.
U.S. and Libyan forces captured the leader of Tunisia's Islamist militant group Ansar Al Shariah in Libya's city of Misrata Monday.
A Cairo court has banned all demonstrations on university campuses without a permit Monday.
Eight people were killed in southern Yemen Monday during a militant attack on army personnel.
Saudi is not the only country sending the Lebanese army funds to boost its military capabilities. UAE announced Monday that it will also send Lebanon funds for its security forces amid rising security threats throughout the country.
Egyptian police arrested two reporters from the Qatar-based Al-Jazeera news channel "on suspicion of illegally broadcasting news harming 'domestic security.'"
Two brothers have been sentenced to death after they killed their sister for "behaving badly".
December 29, 2013
A polio team was attacked by a bomb while administering vaccinations to children in Pakistan.
French President Francois Hollande is scheduled to meet with former Lebanese premier Saad Hariri and Syrian opposition leader Ahmad Jarba in Saudi Arabia this week, according to announcements released Sunday.
Libyans gathered in the capital Tripoli in renewed demonstrations Sunday calling for the oust and resignation of Prime Minister Ali Zeidan.