Kuwait will host an international conference next month to tackle Syria's humanitarian crisis, the ruling emir said on Monday, as foes of Assad voiced frustration with international efforts to end the civil war.
Egypt will announce on Tuesday the official results of a vote on its new constitution, the head of the elections committee told state media on Monday.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi dismissed on Monday recent reports about the Islamic republic's missile cooperation with the DPRK.
Libyans marked Monday the 61st anniversary of the North African country's Independence Day.
A NATO police advisor was killed Monday morning when a woman wearing Afghan police uniform opened fire in Afghan capital Kabul, local media Tolo TV reported.
Egypt is heading towards a new stage as the total initial results of the constitutional referendum held Dec 15 and Dec 22 showed 63.5 percent of voters approving the newly-written constitution.
The UN Higher Refugees Council said Sunday in its latest report that the number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon has reached 164,000.
Iranian lawmaker Vahid Ahmadi warned that if NATO stations Patriot missiles on the Turkey-Syria border, it could fuel an "arms race" in the region, Press TV reported Sunday.
Syria's chemical weapons are still secure despite the fact that President Bashar al-Assad has lost control of parts of the country.
UN-Arab League special representative Lakhdar Brahimi arrived in the Syrian capital of Damascus Sunday for meetings with Syrian officials.
Saudi Arabia will set up offices for the National Human Rights Society in five prisons, Al Riyadh newspaper reported on Sunday.
Iran Space Agency (ISA) has announced that it will unveil a new home-made satellite in February, Tehran Times daily reported on Sunday.