Middle East

15 Syrian children die after getting vaccinations

At least 15 children die after receiving vaccinations in rebel-held parts of Syria

Updated 10 minutes, 42 seconds ago

Desperate Gazans flee to Europe in risky sea trips

With desperation mounting, hundreds of Gazans are trying to reach Europe in risky sea voyages

Updated 14 minutes, 18 seconds ago

AP Interview: Iraq premier says no foreign troops

AP Interview: Iraqi prime minister says foreign ground troops are 'out of the question'

Updated 14 minutes, 41 seconds ago

Gaza widow offers insight into world of spies

Widow of Gaza collaborator shot in 2012 offers insight into murky world of spies

Updated 1 hours, 24 minutes ago

UN says building materials to Gaza may quadruple

UN says building materials entering Gaza may quadruple under post-war reconstruction deal

Updated 1 hours, 57 minutes ago

Gunmen capture Lebanese soldier in border town

Gunmen capture Lebanese soldier in border town, take him to areas near Syrian border

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:20pm EDT

New IS video warns US over Iraq deployment

Slick new video by militant Islamic State group warns US against Iraq deployment

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 10:50am EDT

Celebrity rabbi takes plea bargain over bribery

Celebrity Israeli rabbi takes plea bargain for bribery, may face year in prison

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 10:46am EDT

Iraq parliament rejects interior, defense nominees

Iraqi lawmakers reject prime minister's picks to lead defense and interior ministries

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:00pm EDT

Egypt says restoration of oldest pyramid on track

Egypt rejects accusations of mismanagement in restoration of oldest pyramid

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 06:02pm EDT

West Bank settler group boasts rapid growth

AP Exclusive: West Bank settler group boasts robust population growth

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 04:14pm EDT

Egypt minister projects 6% growth in 3 years

Egypt's finance minister predicts 6% growth within 3 years, touts mega-projects

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:39pm EDT

Syrian aircraft crashes in city held by IS group

Syria activists say military aircraft crashes in city held by militant Islamic State group

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 11:50am EDT

World Bank: Palestinian economy to shrink in 2014

World Bank: Palestinian economy to shrink 4 percent in 2014, after several years of growth

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 11:32am EDT

AP names Maya Alleruzzo Mideast photo editor

The Associated Press names Maya Alleruzzo as Middle East regional photo editor

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:41am EDT

AP names Lynne O'Donnell Kabul bureau chief

The Associated Press names Lynne O'Donnell as Kabul bureau chief

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:31am EDT

Coptic Christians clash with police in Egypt

Coptic Christian protesters clash with police in southern Egypt over abducted housewife

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:30am EDT

Roadside bomb kills 6 policemen in Egypt's Sinai

Roadside bomb kills 6 policemen in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula, officials say

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 09:56am EDT

Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq

Defiant residents in Iraqi city keep children out of school as militants issue new curriculum

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 05:18am EDT