November 1, 2013
United Nations envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi said Friday that the proposed Geneva peace conference to end the war in Syria could not be held without the participation of the opposition.
October 31, 2013
Two people arrested for suspected involvement in a bomb that exploded near an Army Intelligence post in east Lebanon
International Amnesty is calling for international support to help Jordan end its border restriction on Syrian refugees.
Supporters of Egypt's ousted Prime Minister called for daily protests before Morsi's trial scheduled for next week.
A syrian air defense base was reportedly destroyed early Thursday in missile attack, Lebanese and Syrian media say Israel is behind the attack.
Al-Qaeda assailants opened fire on a border patrol killing one soldier and injuring several more before escaping.
Morocco recalled its ambassador to Algeria Wednesday following Algerian president Bouteflika's comments that human rights violations in the Morocco annexed territory of Western Sahara need to be monitored "now more than ever."
October 30, 2013
Egyptian security forces stormed al-Azhar University campus on Wednesday to quell student protests against the military-backed government.
Muslim Brotherhood leader Essam Erian, who has been on the run since the state crackdown on the Islamist group, was arrested in Cairo on Wednesday morning.
A suicide bomber targeted a popular Tunisian beach resort in the city of Sousse on Wednesday. There were no casualties in the blast, according to local officials.
The government and the Prime Minister have made it a "priority" to fix Egypt's security situation, which means "controlling the Muslim Brotherhood and limiting their capacities," a source in PM Hazem El-Beblawi's cabinet said Wednesday.
Egyptian authorities arrested Nabil al-Maghraby who was previously jailed for Anwar Sadat's assassination, after authorities linked him with al-Qaeda bomb plot activities
October 29, 2013
Libya gunmen stole $50 million from a bank van on a highway east of Tripoli.
Jordan tried three Syrians on Tuesday for allegedly trying to smuggle 36 detonators into Syria for anti-government rebels.
Two Egyptians were found dead in Eastern Libya and dozens of others have been reported missing.