Korean peninsula on security alert after Kim Jong-il's death
Kuwait police fire water cannons as stateless Arabs rally
Regional turmoil in focus at GCC two-day summit
Israel frees 550 Palestine prisoners in second swap
At least 10 dead as violent clashes continue in Cairo
Police fire tear gas as protests return to Bahrain's streets
Last US military convoy leaves Iraq, crosses into Kuwait
OPEC’s new oil deal puts Saudi Arabia back in charge
US troops leaving Iraq with heads held high, says Obama
German president urges tie-ups with Abu Dhabi's Masdar
Egypt gears up for second round of elections
Russian tycoon eyes newspaper buyout for election bid