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Syrian embassy officials have been threatening anti-government activists to stop their activities in at least eight countries.
Students at Sanaa University are boycotting lessons and closing down the campus, saying the revolution must come first.
The past 24 hours have been the bloodiest since the uprising in Yemen began in January and many fear the once peaceful protests may turn violent.
Estimates of the number of people killed in Syria since the uprising began in mid-March vary from the regime’s total of 1,400 to activists recording 3,004 dead.
As the armed battle against al-Qaeda militants in Yemen continues there are stubborn rumours of Somali mercenaries involved in the fighting.
As the protests against the Saleh regime continue, attacks meant to silence journalists are on the rise.
As the uprising in Syria continues and the future looks increasingly perilous for the Assad regime, worries are mounting as to the fate of the country’s huge stockpiles of weapons of mass destruction.
In a video Hama Attorney General Adnan Muhammad al-Bakkour says atrocities have been committed in the city he presided over. He says that he resigned in protest, while the Syrian authorities say he was kidnapped.
With less than 300 left, Yemen’s head rabbi urges Yemen’s last Jews not to abandon their troubled country completely.
As the famine grinds on in the Horn of Africa, Somalis are seeking refuge in one of the world’s hungriest countries.
Iranian President Ahmadinejad has called for dialogue between the Assad regime and Syrian protesters.
Rights groups are pushing the EU to stop paying for Syrian oil, money they say goes to fund the regime’s brutal crackdown.
US officials say al-Qaeda in Yemen is trying to make bombs using the lethal poison ricin for attacks against the US.
Filled with glee, Iran has condemned Britain’s handling of the UK riots and other regimes battling uprisings have chimed in.
As the uprising in Syria rages on, political divisions deepen in Lebanon.
Opposition in protest town under siege prepare people for invasion