March 18, 2014
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.
A car bomb that detonated in Benghazi has killed at least ten soldiers and wounded dozens more.
Abdullah Morsi, son of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, to face trial for possession and use of cannabis.
Egypt’s military-backed government has jailed nearly 16,000 people since July 2013, when President Mohamed Morsi was ousted, a report says.
U.S. Navy Seals have boarded and taken full control of a rogue North Korean tanker that had loaded crude oil at a port held by rebels in eastern Libya, the Pentagon said Monday.
Egypt's former leftist presidential candidate Khaled Ali told the media this week that he will not run in the upcoming presidential elections, citing them as a "farce" and "stacked in favor of military chief Abdel Fattah Al Sisi."
March 16, 2014
The Egyptian government promised increased security as well as military courts to handle those who have attacked security forces in recent months.
Libya rebels said Saturday that they are ready to negotiate with Tripoli over ending six-month blockade if Tripoli agrees to end its discussion over plans for a military offensive.
March 15, 2014
Approximately 100 Algerians gathered to protest President Bouteflika in a rare demonstration. Protests are usually violently dispersed by security forces.
Houthi rebels gathered in the town of Omran to protest the central government Friday.
Gunmen attacked a security checkpoint in Cairo Saturday, killing at least five policemen.