Israel Reopens Al-Aqsa Compound
October 31 2014 1:17 AM
The Al-Aqsa mosque and Temple Mount, sites of religious importance for both Muslims and Jews, had been closed early on Thursday.
Under Rouhani, Iran's Execution Rate Is On The Rise
October 30 2014 7:29 PM
Iran's leader is seen as a moderate, but has presided over more executions so far in 2014 than in the same period last year.
Israeli-Palestinian Clashes May Herald Third Intifada
October 30 2014 3:40 PM
The recent violence in East Jerusalem could be the beginning of another mass-scale Palestinian revolt.
With Iran, Proceeding With Caution Could Hurt US
October 30 2014 2:58 PM
European companies are preparing to enter a lucrative, untapped market if Iran sanctions are suspended. The U.S. could miss out.
Israel Recalls Ambassador To Sweden Over Recognition Of Palestinian State
October 30 2014 2:47 PM
Sweden's leftist government fulfilled a campaign promise by recognizing a Palestinian state. It is the third Western European country to do so.
600 Dead In Mosul After ISIS Mass Execution
October 30 2014 11:37 AM
Before the shooting began, one militant gunman said, "We’re going to eat well tonight," according to a survivor.
Israeli Political Cartoon Draws On 9/11
October 30 2014 10:24 AM
An Israeli newspaper cartoon shows Benjamin Netanyahu flying a plane into the World Trade Center.
Sweden Recognizes State Of Palestine
October 30 2014 7:58 AM
The decision makes Sweden the first European Union member in Western Europe to officially recognize the State of Palestine.
MERS Virus Makes Comeback With 6 New Cases In Saudi Arabia
October 30 2014 7:14 AM
The virus, which has a 40 percent death rate, has been recorded in 786 people in Saudi Arabia, of whom 334 have died.
Palestinian Suspect In Israeli Activist's Shooting Killed
October 30 2014 6:08 AM
U.S.-born Israeli activist Yehuda Glick was shot and severely injured on Wednesday night near Temple Mount.
Egypt Begins Construction Of Buffer Zone Along Gaza Border
October 30 2014 3:00 AM
Egyptian authorities have blamed Hamas for attacks on security forces in Sinai, including Friday's attacks that killed over 30 soldiers.
ISIS Executes Over 40 People In Iraq's Anbar Province
October 30 2014 1:23 AM
The Islamic State group targeted members of the Sunni Albu Nimr tribe, which had fought against them in Anbar.
US To Assist Troops Exposed To Chemicals In Iraq War
October 30 2014 1:10 AM
The move comes after a New York Times investigation revealed that incidents of troops being exposed to chemicals were covered up.
US-Born Israeli Activist Shot, Seriously Wounded In Jerusalem
October 29 2014 7:07 PM
Activist Yehuda Glick was wounded in a drive-by shooting in Jerusalem after leaving a conference about Temple Mount.
NATO Cutbacks Hinder Future Air Support To Afghanistan
October 29 2014 3:40 PM
As Western forces pull out of Afghanistan, NATO promises it will keep up air support for Afghans. That is far from sure.
Crackdown In Lebanon Pushes Some Sunnis Toward ISIS, Al-Nusra
October 29 2014 1:04 PM
Lebanon is becoming more and more embroiled in Syria's civil war.
Kobani Reinforcements Pour In Via Turkey
October 29 2014 1:33 AM
Turkey has allowed Iraqi peshmerga fighters and Free Syrian Army rebels to travel to Kobani to assist in the fight against ISIS.
Israel's Iron Dome To Be Used On War Ships
October 28 2014 3:58 PM
The company responsible for Israel's Iron Dome will develop a new sea-going version.
The Battle For Temple Mount
October 28 2014 12:13 PM
Riots in East Jerusalem continue as Israel threatens new settlements and faces international criticism.
70 Of Assad's Officers Reportedy Beheaded By Jihadists In Idlib
October 28 2014 11:16 AM
Isis militants nearly took over Syria's second city after storming governor's office.