June 10, 2014
Former parliamentary speaker Reuven Rivlin has beaten Meir Sheetrit to become Israel's tenth president.
Tensions remain high in the Sanah district of Al-Dhale after clashes between the 33rd Armored Brigade and gunmen erupted on Sunday.
Israel has advanced to its second round of voting in the presidential elections following failure in the first round to win an outright 61- vote majority.
Amnesty International and HRW called on Egypt's new president, Abdel-Fatah El-Sisi, to end "rampant abuses" in the country.
A Jeddah court sentenced two Shia activists to death for attacking security forces during a 2012 anti-regime protest on Monday.
On Monday, Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea proposed selecting two then voting in one nominee from the March 14 and the March 8 coalitions other than himself and Free Patriotic Movement leader MP Michel Aoun.
June 9, 2014
The U.N. says Yemen's fragile democracy is vulnerable to sever humanitarian needs.
His Royal Highness Prince Zeid, Jordan's former permanent representative to the UN has been nominated to replace South Africa's Navi Pillay as the UN high commissioner for human rights.
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi promised his people better lives within four years, based on honest engagement, not "shining hopes".
June 8, 2014
Two Kurdish people died during clashes with Turkish police Saturday.
June 7, 2014
An Egyptian criminal court handed down 10 death sentences to pro-Morsi supporters, accused of inciting violence.
June 6, 2014
Interim President Adly Mansour signed a set of legislative measurers as he prepared to leave office Thursday.
An American delegation will attend Egypt's presidential ceremony for Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi in Cairo, a U.S. diplomat confirmed.
June 5, 2014
A court official said Thursday that the election of Ahmed Maiteeq violated Libya's temporary constitution.
Yemen's military agreed on a ceasefire deal with the country's Shia Houthi fighters in Amran Wednesday, following deadly clashes between both sides.