Tunis Streets Thronged for Revolution Anniversary

Thousands gathered in the Tunisian capital Thursday to mark the fifth anniversary of ousting President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in the uprising that...

Mursi faces a new espionage trial in Egypt

Egpyt's ousted president Mohamed Mursi faces a new espionage trial on February 15 on charges of leaking "classified documents" to Qatar and Al-Jazeera television,...

Egyptian Parliament sworn in for the first time since 2012

Egypt's new parliament convened on Sunday, in its first session in three years, after a legislative election dominated by pro-government candidates in the absence...

Egyptian courts uphold Mubarak’s verdict

Egypt's top appeals court upheld on Saturday a three-year prison sentence for ousted president Hosni Mubarak and his two sons for corruption. It was not...

3 European Tourists Hurt in Egypt Attack, Assailant Killed

Three European tourists were slightly wounded Thursday in an attack on a hotel at Egypt's Red Sea resort of Hurghada, police said, adding that...

ISIL claims suicide bombing at Libyan checkpoint

ISIL (so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Levant) has claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing of a checkpoint in a key Libyan oil region,...

Gunmen open fire on a group of tourists in Cairo

Unidentified gunmen reportedly opened fire on a group of tourists as they boarded a bus in the Egyptian capital of Cairo on Thursday morning. Egyptian...

Local Media: Somalia cuts ties with Iran

Local media in Somalia have announced that the poverty stricken East African country has just severed ties with Iran. Somalia now joins Saudi Arabia,...

Breaking: Dozens killed by terrorist attack in Libya

A huge explosion on the western coastal city of Zliten in Libya has killed dozens of people. Although official death count is unknown, Al-Jazeera...

ISIS advances towards the oil rich city of Sidra in northern...

Just 24 hours after seizing the coastal city of Bin Jawad from the Libyan pro-government forces, the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS)...