March 30, 2014
Local elections began in Turkey today. The results will have implications for the presidential elections in August.
Fires at an unofficial fuel depository that is used for smuggling energy supplies out of Egypt left at least 10 people dead and dozens injured this weekend.
March 29, 2014
Saadi Gaddafi, who is awaiting trial in Libya, recently asked the Libyan people for forgiveness in a recorded interview filmed in prison.
Egypt's state television has come under fire for airing a documentary on Sisi's only rival in the upcoming presidential elections.
Four people have been killed at a protest in Cairo after clashes broke out between demonstrators and security forces.
Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan withdrew from election rallies on Friday because reportedly needs to rest his voice.
U.S. President Barack Obama and Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah met on Friday to discuss various Mideast policies.
March 27, 2014
As Israeli-Palestinian peace talks draw to a close, Palestinian leaders are voicing calls for Israel to free Barghouti.
The Turkish court's ruling comes as Erdogan's government blocked another popular site, YouTube, on Thursday.
Turkey bans YouTube after an audio recording leaked detailing potential Turkish involvement in Syria.
A Bahraini court gave 29 people prison sentences of up to 10 years for protesting against the government.
Kurdish officials said Thursday that the formation of a local government in the Kurdistan region will be announced soon, as they denied any differences in opinion between the region's President and Prime Minister-elect.
A Turkish court ordered the recent Twitter ban be halted, calling the ban illegal.
A Muslim Brotherhood official said that there can be no stability and security in Egypt if Abdel Fattah al-Sisi becomes president of the Middle East's most populous country.
March 26, 2014
Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will be running for president of Egypt, it was announced Wednesday as he told the nation he had resigned from his post as Egypt's Defense Minister.