February 27, 2014
A Yemeni security officer was killed by multiple gun wounds while at a restaurant in the southeast of the country.
February 26, 2014
A Security Council resolution that sets up a committee to sanction individuals interfering with Yemen's progress is "forward-leaning," the U.S. envoy said.
An Egyptian military court trying two journalists should end their trial and free them immediately, human rights group Amnesty International said.
Egyptian courts sentenced 26 people to death for plotting attacks on ships passing through the Suez Canal.
As new Egyptian Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab begins reappointing officials after Cairo leadership resigned earlier this week, reports have confirmed that Sisi will remain as defense minister for the time being.
A police official and two civilians were injured late Tuesday north of Cairo as Islamists clashed with opposing civilians, according to reports from early Wednesday.
Militants in Egypt's restive Sinai peninsula blew up a pipeline that transports gas to Jordan, representing the fourth time that such an attack has been orchestrated by militants in the area.
February 25, 2014
Russia warned Saudi Arabia Tuesday that the Kingdom's decision to arm Syrian rebels with missile launchers will "endanger security across the Middle East and beyond."
At least 100 rockets were fired at a Libyan power plant Tuesday as U.N. officials expressed grave concern over the deteriorating situation in Libya.
More than 220 protestors in Egypt were sentenced up to seven years in prison for "instigating violence" and "holding protests without a permit."
A chief Turkish prosecutor initiated an investigation Tuesday on alleged audio recordings linking Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to corruption.
Opposition parties in Algeria have called for a boycott against tentative presidential elections that are scheduled for April after the current president announced his bid for a fourth term earlier this week.
Egypt's Housing Minister was asked by interim President Adly Mansour Tuesday to form a new government after Cairo officials resigned earlier this week.
A Cairo Court has upheld the decision to designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group. The government first labelled the group as terrorist in December.
February 24, 2014
Hazem el-Beblawi comments on the status of the Egyptian government in televised statement.