February 11, 2014
Russian officials said that the U.S. is "hindering progress" on settling the Iran nuclear issue while Obama called on Russia to urge Damascus to dispose its chemical weapons on time, calling it Moscow's "responsibility.
Egypt's veteran diplomat Amr Moussa told reporters Tuesday that army chief Abdel Fattah El Sisi has decided to run for president and will make his run official in the "near future."
More than 100 people were killed Tuesday in a plane crash in eastern Algeria.
Egyptian security officials say suspected Al Qaeda-inspired militants have blown up a natural gas pipeline in the restive Sinai Peninsula, while gunmen shot dead a policeman in the Suez canal city of Ismailia.
Protesters against Bahrain's ruling Al Khalifa family took to the streets across the country on Tuesday, two days after Bahrain marked the third anniversary of its "Arab Spring" uprising.
Rebels from Yemen's Shiite north have rejected a plan that would divide the country into a six-region federation, saying that it does not distribute wealth fairly or evenly.
As part of its political transition, Yemen will move towards a six-region federation.
February 10, 2014
A suicide bombing in Kabul has killed two NATO coalition force civilians.
Western military action against Islamist fighters in southern Libya has been ruled out by France, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Monday.
After rounds of debate on driving in the KSA, women are taking another stand for their freedom to move.
February 9, 2014
Israel's right-wing Foreign Minister told his coalition partners Sunday that their "snipes" at the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's peace efforts risked "estranging a true friend."
A Yemeni intelligence officer was killed after an explosion detonated in his car wounding three others.
Libya's first post-Gaddafi era prosecutor general was murdered Saturday while visiting family in the country's eastern city of Derna.
Tunisian security forces arrested the suspect who is believed responsible for the killing for former opposition politician Mohammed Brahmi last July.
Air raids in Sinai have left at least 16 dead this weekend.