December 3, 2014
The Egyptian army killed seven militants and arrested 73 other people in raids in North Sinai, according to the military.
December 2, 2014
A court in Egypt Tuesday sentenced 188 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi to death for storming a police station last year, leading to 11 security personnel being killed.
Dozens of people were killed by Al-Shabaab militants in Kenya's northeastern Mandera County, security forces confirmed.
Dozens of militants were killed by two separate air strikes in Pakistan's restive North Waziristan region, the army said.
Supporters of ISIL claimed responsibility for the shooting of a Danish national in Saudi Arabia last week, according to the SITE monitoring group.
December 1, 2014
Vladimir Putin is due to meet his Turkish counterpart Monday in an attempt to boost ties between both nations.
A Canadian man was stabbed with a metal object while he shopped with family in eastern Saudi Arabia, police have confirmed.
The 2009 floods killed more than 120 people.
In many cases, Amnesty said, residents were not given any official warning at all and heard from the media that they had 48 hours to leave their homes.
November 30, 2014
Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak could soon be released, according to a senior judicial source. The news follows an Egyptian court’s decision on Saturday to drop charges against him relating to the killing of protesters during the country’s 2011 revolution.
Around 450 people were killed in a month and a half of fighting in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi between the Libyan army and the city's Islamist militias.
Taliban suicide bombers and gunmen left two foreign aid workers dead after the militants stormed an international aid organization in Kabul Saturday.
Thousands of Palestinians were evacuated from their homes after heavy flooding hit the Gaza Strip earlier this week.
November 29, 2014
Bahraini voters returned to the polls on Saturday amid boycotts by the Shia opposition.
Al-Qaeda militants claim to have detonated two bombs outside of the US Embassy in Sana'a, Yemen.