Iraqi prime minister pledges to root out militants

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

Updated 18 minutes, 05 seconds ago

Syrian rebels, government clash in Golan Heights

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

Updated 31 minutes, 56 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

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:16pm EDT

Last-minute effort to end crisis with Yemen rebels

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

Monday - 09/01/2014, 01:52pm EDT

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

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