Iraqi prime minister pledges to root out militants

Outgoing Iraqi prime minister pledges to turn country into 'big grave' for Sunni militants

Updated 11 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Rights group: Witness for report on Egypt detained

Human Rights Watch says witness for its report on mass killings in Egypt last summer detained

Updated 51 minutes, 37 seconds ago

Last-minute effort to end crisis with Yemen rebels

Yemen presidential envoy in talks with Shiite rebels in last-minute effort to end crisis

Updated 1 hours, 16 minutes ago

Body of slain soldier returned to Lebanese army

Body of Lebanese soldier killed by Islamic militants returned as his comrades still held

Monday - 09/01/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Iran president urges clerics to tolerate Internet

Iran's president urges clerics to be more tolerant of Internet, new technologies

Monday - 09/01/2014, 11:50am EDT

Syrian rebels, government clash in Golan Heights

Syrian rebels, government troops clash in Golan Heights near Israeli frontier, activists say

Monday - 09/01/2014, 10:24am EDT

Libya parliament asks ex-premier to form Cabinet

Libya elected parliament asks resigned prime minister to return to post and form new Cabinet

Monday - 09/01/2014, 10:06am EDT

Israeli children return to school after Gaza war

After Gaza war, Israeli children go back to school after spending summer in bomb shelters

Monday - 09/01/2014, 09:44am EDT

Report: Former Iran vice president convicted

Report: Past Iranian vice president, linked to corruption probe, convicted on unknown charge

Monday - 09/01/2014, 09:40am EDT

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

After taking Libya's capital, Islamist militia group now guards US Embassy and its residences

Monday - 09/01/2014, 07:52am EDT

Iraqi forces break militant siege of Shiite town

Iraqi security forces, militiamen end 2-month Sunni militant siege of Shiite Turkmen town

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:46am EDT

Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim

Israeli assault that killed 190 in Gaza over feared capture of soldier raises war crimes claim

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:22am EDT

Egypt delays deadline for criticized NGO registry

Egypt delays deadline for local and international groups to register under criticized law

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Israel calls on region to rebuild, disarm Gaza

Israel calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza Strip, disarm its militants

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Al-Qaida-linked group releases 5 Lebanese troops

Al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels release 5 Lebanese troops captured in cross-border raid

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Algeria soccer death seen as part of wider ills

Stoning death of Algerian soccer player seen as part of wider national troubles

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 02:12pm EDT

Israel shoots down drone from Syria over Golan

Israeli military says it intercepts drone that strayed over Golan Heights from Syria

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 09:50am EDT

Boat carrying 100 migrants capsizes off Libya

Libyan coast guard says boat carrying over 100 migrants capsizes off the coast near capital

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 09:10am EDT