Middle East

Vandals damage mosque in northern Israel

Police: Vandals damage mosque in northern Israel, apparent act by extremists

Updated 34 minutes, 57 seconds ago

Al-Qaida splinter group lashes out over Syria

Al-Qaida splinter group lashes out at terror network's leader over Syria rebel infighting

Updated 56 minutes, 20 seconds ago

Iran: Rouhani talks peace, outreach at army parade

Iran's President Rouhani underscores his outreach to West, moderate policies at army parade

Updated 1 hours, 30 minutes ago

Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

Christians in Holy Land re-enact crucifixion of Christ on Good Friday

Friday - 04/18/2014, 03:39am EDT

Opposition cries fraud in Algerian election

Opposition candidate cries fraud in Algerian presidential election, vows to reject results

Friday - 04/18/2014, 03:34am EDT

UN envoy urges Syria's warring sides to save Homs

UN envoy calls Syrian city of Homs 'theater of death and destruction,' asks for negotiations

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 10:40pm EDT

Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

At the last moment, Iranian woman forgives son's condemned killer as he stands at gallows

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 09:42pm EDT

Gulf Arab states strike new deal to heal rifts

Gulf Arab states strike deal with Qatar in Saudi Arabia to heal rifts after ambassadors row

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:49pm EDT

Curious about Palestine, Israeli visitors return

After years of enforced separation, some Israeli visitors return to Palestinian towns

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 12:45pm EDT

Gunmen attack Iraq military base, kill 10 soldiers

Militants launch attack on military base in northern Iraq, killing 10 soldiers, officials say

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 11:32am EDT

Israel arrests Arab journalist over Lebanon visit

Israel detains Israeli Arab journalist for attending newspaper conference in Lebanon

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:40am EDT

Key things to know as Algeria votes for president

Key things to know as Algeria holds presidential election in which incumbent expected to win

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:10am EDT

Moderate earthquake jolts southern Iran

Report: Moderate earthquake jolts remote district in southern Iran; no casualties reported

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 02:40am EDT

Iraq: Abu Ghraib prison closure not permanent

Iraq: Closure of infamous Abu Ghraib prison not permanent, will reopen once its area is safe

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Prominent human rights lawyer detained in Saudi

Saudi authorities detain a leading human rights lawyer, activists say

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Egypt Islamist sentenced to 7 years for forgery

Egypt court sentences Islamist to 7 years for concealing his mother has US citizenship

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 02:24pm EDT

Detained Berlusconi ally taken ill in Lebanon

Detained Berlusconi ally moved to hospital in Lebanon, in stable condition

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Algerian election faces disaffected populace

Algeria's elections confronted by widespread disillusionment among young population

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 02:16pm EDT

Watchdog: Rise in targeted media killings in Syria

International watchdog: Deliberate murders of journalists land Syria on 2014 Impunity Index

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 01:17pm EDT

Israel police disperse riot at Jerusalem holy site

Israeli police fire tear gas, disperse Palestinian rioters at Jerusalem holy site

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 12:49pm EDT