Jordanians turned out Sunday for a fifth day of angry anti-austerity protests, a restive outpouring against government tax legislation and an IMF plan calling for an increase in taxes and energy prices.
Razan al-Najjar's mother clutched her daughter's blood-soaked medical vest and said, "I was afraid for her, but Razan told us she wasn't afraid."
Saudi Arabia has "temporarily" released eight activists arrested last month for protesting against the country's ban on women driving.
Gaza militants fired five projectiles toward Israel on Saturday night, the Israel Defense Forces said, in apparent violation of a ceasefire agreed to by Hamas and Islamic Jihad earlier in the week.
A little over two-and-a-half years ago, Abdullah Al Mutawa was researching home delivery options for his burger restaurant in Kuwait City.
Israeli soldiers on Friday killed one Palestinian and injured at least a hundred others protesting in Gaza along the fence that separates the territory from Israel, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health.
An appeals court in the United Arab Emirates has sentenced a human-rights activist to 10 years in prison for damaging the country's reputation on social media.
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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the United States has "lost its cards" in Syria and called on America to leave the country.
Saudi Arabia releases video purporting to show Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at a meeting in Jeddah amid speculation about his well-being.
Hamas said Wednesday that Palestinian militant groups would agree to a ceasefire if Israel also agreed to abide by one, following the biggest exchange of fire in Gaza since the 2014 war.
Israel has carried out dozens of airstrikes on targets in Gaza in response to what it called the biggest barrage of rocket and mortar fire from the Strip since the 2014 war there.
Hamas remains dedicated to Israel's demise but is now struggling to co-opta popular and largely non-violent uprising originally organized by ordinary citizens.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Tehran, will face a trial for new "security-related" charges, Iranian media reports.
A recent crackdown on women's rights activists in Saudi Arabia has cast doubt over a much-touted reform agenda led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Tropical Cyclone Mekunu left behind death and destruction after sweeping through waters near Yemen's southern island of Socotra and pounding the island, a local official said Friday.
Lebanon's Saad Hariri has won a new term as Prime Minister after securing support from the vast majority of lawmakers in the country's new Parliament, Lebanese President Michel Aoun announced Thursday.
Egypt's security forces arrested well-known blogger and activist Wael Abbas in the early hours of Wednesday, his sister Rasha Abbas told CNN.
US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman was embroiled in controversy Tuesday after being photographed receiving an aerial image of Jerusalem that was edited to include an artist's impression of a Third Temple, instead of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and Dome of the Rock.
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