March 21, 2014
Iraqi security forces were entering a house when an explosion erupted and killed at least 14 SWAT members.
Twitter was blocked only hours after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to “wipe out" the website.
The gunmen are believe to have entered the country through the Syrian border.
March 20, 2014
The former president of Algeria issued Thursday what has been described as a "big hint" that he thinks that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika should not run for another term in office due to the leader's ailing health.
Arab League Deputy Secretary General Ahmad Bin Hilli announced that the Arab summit will not discuss the recent spat between several GCC members and Qatar.
A Cairo criminal court has adjourned to 27 March the trial in which former president Hosni Mubarak and his sons, Gamal and Alaa, are accused of embezzling LE125 million ($17.9 million) for the renovation of presidential palaces.
March 19, 2014
Two Egyptian security officials were killed during a raid Wednesday in their attempt to uncover a jihadist hideout north of Cairo.
March 18, 2014
Jordanian MPs decided to hold a no-confidence vote for Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour following last week's killing of a Palestinian holding Jordanian citizenship at the hands of Israeli border guards.
An Egyptian court sentenced four policemen for their involvement in the death of 37 detainees who died in a police vehicle.
The National Council for Human Rights held a press conference on Monday to release its final report on the circumstances that surrounded the dispersal of a pro-Mohamed Morsi protest camp last summer. According to their statistics, 632 people died and 1,492 were injured.
A car bomb in Aden killed one and wounded at least 13 others Tuesday. Officials suspect al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula are the perpetrators.
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Saud al-Faisal said his country's ongoing diplomatic spat with Qatar is likely to be solved unless Doha changes its policies, the Saudi-owned Al Hayat newspaper reported Tuesday.
Egypt's military chief Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi reshuffled top regional army posts on Monday, including the heads of Egypt's second army and Egypt's southern military zone.
Fethullah Gulen, a Turkish cleric, says the government's recent crackdown is worse than the backlash during the military coups.
March 17, 2014
Tunisian policemen killed three men believed to be affiliated with al Qaeda on Monday.