November 11, 2014
Perhaps the most neglected major news story unfolding in the Middle East is the systematic repression of the region’s LGBT community.
November 10, 2014
"They are our brothers. They are good people. They love life, a lot like us, really," woman tells Israel Radio.
Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad has said a ceasefire proposal for the embattled northern city of Aleppo, which has been raised by the UN envoy to the country, is “worth studying.”
Five nuclear engineers were reportedly assassinated by unknown gunmen close to a research center in northern Damascus.
Lebanon's army raided a gathering in a Syrian refugee camp Sunday following a nationwide crackdown on militancy in the country.
November 9, 2014
The Lebanese Army Sunday arrested a Syrian rebel commander and his chauffeur near the northeastern border town of Arsal
More than 1,000 people have been killed in the fighting in Kobani, a monitor group said Sunday.
At least 13 ISIL militants and Kurdish fighters were killed following clashes in the Syrian border town of Kobani, which has been under siege for nearly two months.
ISIL leader and self-proclaimed "Caliph" Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has allegedly been seriously injured by a US air strike, local witnesses and government sources reported.
ISIL has begun luring members of the Taliban and other militant groups to join its ranks, according to a state government report from the Balochistan province.
November 8, 2014
ISIL militants closed all schools in the areas they control in eastern Syria.
November 7, 2014
The AP report said the president was also requesting $5 billion from Congress.
Iraq's Ministry of Defense said that the Iraqi air force carried out "effective strikes" in the oil-rich town of Baiji in Salahuddin Province.
November 6, 2014
Ahrar al Sham is targeted by US-led coalition airstrikes for the first time in the Syrian conflict.
Soldiers of the Syrian army have recaptured two major gas fields and a gas company in the central province of Homs.