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Day of Rage

Israel, Palestinian Territories Suffering Worst Period Of Unrest In Years

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 10.13.2015 | World

Palestinian men armed with knives and a gun killed at least three people and wounded several others in a string of attacks in Jerusalem and near Tel A...

Egypt Teeters On Edge Of Anarchy

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2013 | World

By Crispian Balmer and Yasmine Saleh CAIRO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Egyptian authorities rounded up more than 1,000 Islamists as the Muslim...

Jaweed Kaleem

Dozens Of Churches Torched Under Violent Attacks In Egypt | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 08.16.2013 | Religion

Human rights groups decried reported attacks and torchings targeting dozens of churches in Egypt amid a mounting death toll as fighting between suppor...

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Unarmed Egyptian Protester Shot Repeatedly

Posted 08.16.2013 | World

Disturbing footage emerged Friday that appeared to show an Egyptian protester, standing unarmed with his hands in the air, being shot repeatedly. (Wat...

Joshua Hersh

'They're Going To Kill Us Tonight, And All We Ask Is That You Be Our Witnesses' | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.17.2013 | World

CAIRO -- The streets of downtown Cairo erupted in a frenzy of violence on Friday, as protest marches and high emotions brought tens of thousands of pe...

LOOK: People Jump Off Cairo Bridge To Avoid Gunfire

Posted 08.16.2013 | World

As many sought to escape the violence that rang out on the streets of Cairo Friday, some risked life and limb to avoid gunfire. In photos and video...

NYPD Shuts Down Wall Street

Natalie Pace | Posted 11.18.2011 | Business
Natalie Pace

Protesters had hoped to take command of Wall Street on September 17, but the New York Police Department quickly showed them who was in charge, by barricading all entrances to the heart of America's financial institutions.

Latest Developments In The Arab World

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2011 | World

Disenfranchised citizens across the Arab world are continuing to take to the streets as part of protests inspired by demonstrations that successfully ...

Mubarak Under House Arrest

Posted 05.28.2011 | World

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been placed under house arrest, the military council to which he handed power on Feb. 11 said, quashing ru...

Syria's Revolt: How Graffiti Stirred An Uprising

Time | RANIA ABOUZEID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The words have been repeated from Tunisia to Egypt, from Yemen to Bahrain. "The people want the regime to fall" - the mantra of revolution. And so, la...

Aisha Gaddafi: North Africa's Claudia Schiffer?

Telegraph | Cassandra Jardine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

You would think that Aisha Gaddafi had nothing else to think about these days apart from shaping her eyebrows. While her elder brother Saif looks dish...

Gaddafi Forces Attack Rebel-Held Misrata: Residents

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ALGIERS/TUNIS (Reuters) - Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces used tanks and artillery on Wednesday to try to retake the city of Misrata, the last ...

Gaddafi Brutally Attacks Rebels In Eastern Libya

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AJDABIYAH, Libya (Reuters) - Muammar Gaddafi's forces attacked two rebel-held towns on Tuesday as the battle for eastern Libya edged closer to the ins...

Women's Role In Middle East Protests

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In honor of International Women's Day, leaders and rights activists have been prasing the role of women in the protests that toppled dictators in Tuni...

What's Going On In The Middle East Protests

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Massive protests are continuing to sweep through the Middle East and North Africa, sparked by civil uprisings in both Tunisia and Egypt that led to th...

Starting a Saudi Revolution Without Revolutionaries

Sabria Jawhar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sabria Jawhar

Sometimes people are so hopeful about the prospect of more bloodshed spilled in the Middle East that they resort to stretching the truth to further their agenda.

The World's 15 Longest-Serving Leaders | Wadzanai Mhute | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The probability of Muammar al-Qaddafi losing power in the rebellion is 75% on inTrade. Although the country is in a state of war, the 68-year-old lea...

Inside the Muslim Brotherhood

GlobalPost | Charles M. Sennott | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Egypt -- The historic events in Cairo's Tahrir Square were sparked by largely secular Egyptian youth who came together through social networkin...

Everything You Need To Know About Bahrain

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Witnesses say Bahrain security forces have opened fire on anti-government protesters as the violence in Manama continues as part of a bold attempt to ...

Egypt 'Domino' Effect: Protests In Middle East, North Africa

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Inspired by popular revolts that ousted much-maligned rulers in Tunisia and Egypt, a series of anti-government protests are continuing to gain pace ac...

The Two Faces Of The Muslim Brotherhood | By CHARLES LEVINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO--Moaz Abdel Karim, an affable 29-year-old who was among a handful of young activists who plotted the recent protests here, is the newest face of...

Is Mubarak's Health Failing?

Reuters | Andrew Hammond | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO (Reuters) - The health of former Egyptian ruler Hosni Mubarak is deteriorating and he has refused to travel abroad for treatment, the Saudi-owne...

Egypt's Biggest Businessman's Deep North Korea Connections

GlobalPost | Donald Kirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- Egypt's biggest businessman holding hands with Kim Jong Il. This image, from an official photograph that also features the Dear...

After Mubarak, Who Will Lead Egypt?

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Hosni Mubarak's Tuesday declaration that he would not run for re-election in September did not satisfy the anti-government protesters who wa...

Demonstrators Pray For Mubarak's Departure

GlobalPost | Jon Jensen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Egypt -- Thousands of Egyptians continued protesting in Tahrir Square in Cairo on Friday after two days of violent clashes between pro- and ant...