U.N. gathers Libya war crimes evidence, calls for ICC action

All sides in Libya have committed war crimes and other human rights abuses in the past two years and those responsible should face investigation...

Hamas calls on Egypt to loosen Gaza blockade

Hamas called for Egypt to loosen restrictions on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, a delegate said, after officials from the Palestinian group traveled to...
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ISIS releases video footage of their attack on the Al-Arish Airbase

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:15 P.M.) - The so-called Islamic State (ISIS) released video footage on Thursday of their previous attack on the Al-Arish Military Airport...

Tunisia lifts nationwide nighttime curfew

Tunisia said on Thursday it is lifting a nationwide nighttime curfew imposed last month after the worst social unrest witnessed in the country since...
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Egypt’s ex agriculture minister sentenced to 10 yrs for corruption

Egypt's former agriculture minister, Salah El Din Mahmoud Helal, and his office manager were each sentenced to 10 years in prison on corruption charges...

More than 100 bodies of migrants found after boat capsized off...

Libya's navy spokesman says that more than 100 bodies of migrants have been retrieved after a boat capsized off Libya's shores. Col. Ayoub Gassim has...
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Hotel fire in downtown Cairo injures 15 people

Egypt's Interior Ministry says 15 people have been injured in a fire in a busy low-price commercial area in downtown Cairo. A ministry statement carried...

Hollande inks deal in Egypt, visit dogged by rights criticism

French President Francois Hollande sealed several economic deals with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo Sunday during a visit dogged by allegations...
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ISIS Eyes Libyan Oil Fields as Sirte Turns into the Raqqa...

The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) has already spread past the Levant (Al-Sham) and Iraq, making their way to the North African...

Two suspected terrorists killed near Tunis

Two suspected terrorists were killed on Wednesday during a security operation near the Tunisian capital, the interior ministry said. Sixteen others, some of them armed,...
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