January 21, 2014
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.
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi will begin his espionage trial on Feb. 16.
Despite efforts of reconciliation between Sunni Salafists and Houthi groups in the region, a leader of the Shi'ite Muslim Houthi group was assassinated Tuesday.
Egypt's interior minister call on Egyptians to congregate in public squares across the country on Saturday to celebrate the third anniversary of the January 25 revolution.
January 20, 2014
Egypt is still unclear about its future following last week's ratification of a newly-amended constitution.
Growing sectarian unrest in Algeria's southern town of Ghardia is turning violent, leaving one person dead and several injured Monday.
Violent clashes between rebels and gunmen from north Yemen's Hashid tribes resulted in the deaths of 22 people over 48 hours, tribal sources reported Monday.
January 19, 2014
The United Arab Emirates has begun the process of imposing mandatory military service for adult males for up to two years, the country’s prime minister said Sunday.
Egypt's electoral committee on Saturday announced that the new, post-June 30 constitution was approved by 98.1 percent of voters.
Libya declared a state of emergency this weekend in response to fresh clashes in the country's southern region.
January 18, 2014
Egyptian authorities are expected to announce on Saturday the official results of this week's referendum on a new constitution, a day after clashes between security forces and Islamist protesters killed four people.
January 17, 2014
Egyptian security forces shot dead three protester on Friday during mass nationwide rallies against the military-backed authorities and a draft constitution that was voted on this week in a popular referendum.
Initial results indicate that 40 percent of registered Egyptian voters took part in the constitutional referendum this week, the state television reported.
January 16, 2014
A senior Egyptian government official said that initial reports show that more than 80 percent of Egyptian voters have backed the new constitution, while another said that the country's next president must "be a civilian".