Fighters of a Houthi militia have seized control of two military bases in Yemen, a coastguard headquarters and a special forces base.
At least 82 people have been killed in air strikes operated by the Syrian Army, in response to a rebel rocket attack by rebel faction Islam Army that killed 10 people in Damascus earlier in the day.
An American citizen has been shot and injured near a royal palace in the eastern province of Saudi Arabia.
A Saudi security officer has been killed by armed men in the capital Riyadh, after he attempted to rescue three labourers taken hostage by the men.
[Opinion] Despite an ongoing fight in the Middle East against the Islamic State, some countries in the region are demonstrating more of an interest in their own agendas than the security of the region.
The United Arab Emirates has released a list of 80 groups, mostly Islamist, as ‘terrorist groups’.
Saudi Arabian officials have announced that they are testing samples from a businessman who recently returned from Sierra Leone who they fear may have contracted the Ebola virus.
Alongside news that Iraq’s Kurdish region could be seeking independence a number of other situations have contributed to the worsening Iraqi situation. The Iraq government’s forces are quickly trying to neutralize suspected sleeper cells ahead of a deadly ‘Zero Hour’… Read More ›