Middle East

Yemen says 55 al-Qaida militants killed in camp

Yemeni officials say 55 al-Qaida militants killed in airstrikes on training camp in the south

Updated 59 minutes, 31 seconds ago

Syria to hold presidential election on June 3

Syria calls June 3 presidential election amid civil war, opposition calls vote a 'farce'

Updated 59 minutes, 40 seconds ago

Saudi sentences 5 to death for 2003 Riyadh attack

Saudi court sentences 5 to death, 37 others to prison for deadly 2003 Riyadh bombings

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates

In West Bank, Israeli and Palestinian teens arrested for rock throwing face different fates

Updated 1 hours, 22 minutes ago

Egypt detains well-known belly dancer

Egyptian authorities detain belly dancer for allegedly running unlicensed satellite station

Updated 1 hours, 54 minutes ago

A look at the dual justice system in the West Bank

A look at the dual justice system in the West Bank

Monday - 04/21/2014, 10:34am EDT

Emirati firm promises to send citizen into space

United Arab Emirates company plans competition to give citizen free trip to space

Monday - 04/21/2014, 10:27am EDT

Suicide bombings, attacks in Iraq kill 19 people

Suicide bombings, other attacks in Iraq kill at least 19 people

Monday - 04/21/2014, 10:06am EDT

Gaza militants fire missile, rockets at Israel

On last day of Passover, militants from Gaza fire missile, rockets at Israel

Monday - 04/21/2014, 09:40am EDT

Palestinians meet in Gaza for reconciliation talks

Rival Palestinian groups Hamas and Fatah meet in Gaza for reconciliation talks

Monday - 04/21/2014, 09:00am EDT

Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syrian president marks Easter in recaptured Christian village near capital

Monday - 04/21/2014, 02:02am EDT

4 French journalists home after long Syrian ordeal

4 French journalists freed from Syrian captors return home to joyful families, ransom queries

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 11:32pm EDT

Construction frenzy in Beirut alters city skyline

Construction frenzy in Lebanon alters Beirut's skyline, as high rises replace old heritage

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 10:52pm EDT

Insurgents kill at least 11 Algerian soldiers

Islamist insurgents ambush Algerian military convoy in mountains, killing at least 11

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 06:30pm EDT

Kuwait court shuts 2 newspapers over coup articles

Kuwait court orders 2 newspapers temporarily closed after articles about alleged coup plot

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 03:29pm EDT

Yemen: Airstrike targets al-Qaida training camps

Yemen's government says airstrike in rugged southern region targets al-Qaida training camps

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 02:17pm EDT

Attacks kill at least 18 people in Iraq

Series of attacks, including assault on a private college, kill at least 18 people in Iraq

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Egypt: Ex-army chief, leftist to run for president

Egypt's ex-army chief and leftist politician are only 2 hopefuls in presidential election

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 02:07pm EDT

Report: Next Iran nuclear talks to be in New York

Report: Iran negotiator says next round of expert-level nuclear talks will be held in New York

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 10:08am EDT

Thousands celebrate Easter in Holy Land

Thousands of pilgrims from around the world celebrate Easter in the Holy Land

Sunday - 04/20/2014, 08:33am EDT