January 25, 2014
In a full-throated defense of America’s forward-leaning stance abroad, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hit back in Davos on Friday at critics who have claimed that the United States is disengaging from world affairs, according to a press statement by the World Economic Forum.
Two bomb blasts were reported in Cairo on Saturday as Egyptians marked the third anniversary of their Jan. 25, 2011 uprising.
January 24, 2014
At least five people have been killed in three explosions in Egypt’s capital Cairo, causing chaos ahead of the third anniversary of the Jan. 25 uprising.
In Davos, Egypt’s interim Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi faces an enormous challenge heading his country’s official delegation at the Annual Meetings of the World Economic Forum.
January 23, 2014
Egypt's interim Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi has publicly announced his support for army chief Gen. Abdel Fattah Al Sisi to run for president of Egypt.
At least 21 people have been killed thus far in a bus accident in Turkey's central Kayseri province Thursday.
The United Arab Emirates blocked Human Rights Watch from holding a news conference on rights violations in the region Thursday.
Five Egyptian policemen were killed on Thursday morning as masked gunmen launched an attack whilst on their motorcycles on a security checkpoint south of Cairo.
January 22, 2014
Egyptian police have been tightening their security around police stations and government buildings in anticipation of planned protests on Saturday, the third anniversary of the Jan. 25 revolution.
Egypt's Islamist Anti-Coup Alliance is calling for 18 days of protests throughout the country starting Friday.
After much back and forth about progress, Bahrain's Crown Prince has moved in the direction of reconciliation again by organizing a meet up with opposition.
January 21, 2014
Clashes in Libya's capital left at least five people dead and 20 wounded Tuesday.
Renewed clashes erupted in Egypt's Sharqiya governorate Tuesday between pro-Morsi supporters and police authorities.
Yemen's political parties approved a new federal system Tuesday and have collectively decided to extend the president's term by one year.
Egypt's Al Qaeda influenced militant group Ansar Bayt Al Maqdis claimed responsibility for Monday's rocket attack on Israel's Eilat port.