Middle East

Palestinian youths flash V-signs while they hold Syrian flags during a pro-Syrian demonstration November 18, 2005 in Gaza City, Gaza Strip. Hundreds of Palestinians attended the protest demonstration against the American policy towards Syria organized by The Islamic Jihad Movement in Gaza City. (Source: Abid Katib/Getty Images)

Alleged Syria Suicide Bomber Grew Up In South Florida

A suicide bombing carried out in Syria may have been pulled off by a man who grew up in South Florida, CBS News reports.

05/30/2014

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Fla. Man Pleads Guilty To Terrorism Charges

A 20-year old man from Florida has pleaded guilty on charges of federal terrorism.

03/19/2014

Archbishop Thomas Wenski prays for peace in Syria. (Source: CBS4)

Archbishop Wenksi Prays For Peace In Syria

Catholics across South Florida joined Catholics all around the world praying for peace in Syria. The pope called for a day of prayer and fasting for peace in Syria and the Middle East.

09/07/2013

Yemeni soldiers search a car at a checkpoint on a street leading to the US embassy compound in Sanaa on August 4, 2013. Security measures were particularly strict in the Yemeni capital after Washington held urgent talks on an Al-Qaeda threat that prompted two dozen embassies and consulates to temporarily halt their services in many capitals in the region. AFP PHOTO/ MOHAMMED HUWAIS (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Americans Urged To Take Travel Precautions As Some U.S. Embassies Close

Patrols have been stepped up, roads have been closed and extra blast walls put up near 22 U.S. diplomatic missions following warnings of a possible al-Qaida attack.

08/04/2013

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Worldwide Travel Alert Not Worrying Weekend Travelers

The United States State Department issued a rare worldwide travel alert to U.S. citizen about a potential terrorist attack, “particularly in the Middle East and North Africa.”

CBS4–08/03/2013

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Gas Prices Hold Steady Despite Egyptian Coup

The coup d’etat in Egypt continues to shake global markets, but so far, gas prices haven’t made a significant jump since tensions in the Middle Eastern country started to rise.

CBS Miami–07/04/2013

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More Cases Of New Middle East Virus Showing Up

The World Health Organization said another patient has been infected with the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus which is related to the SARS virus.

CBS Miami–05/31/2013

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Happy Homecoming At MIA For S. Florida Military Members

A sweet homecoming for some South Florida military members, back home after a tour of duty in the Middle East.

CBS4–04/21/2013

Liberal pundit Rachel Maddow (Photo by Ron Hoskins/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Do The Liberals Keep Complaining?

Liberals and their ilk obviously won the executive branch of the United States government for another four years with the reelection of President Barack Obama, but they still pick fights as much as they did before the election – if not more.

11/21/2012

Maher Almasri, who owns Al Salam International Market in Plantation, said his customers are worried for their families in Israel.  (Source: CBS4)

Pain Of Middle East Conflict Impacts South Florida Families

The pain of the conflict in the Middle East is hitting home for some families in South Florida. Debbie Gober, who lives in Broward County, thinks every day of her cousins in Israel.

CBS4–11/19/2012

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