US Defense Secretary Ash Carter met with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and his defense minister in Jiddah on Wednesday. The Saudis 'reiterated their support' for the deal, but with reservations, Carter said to reporters after the meeting.
The attack on Suruc, a Kurdish town that was a lifeline to Kobane during the fight against the Islamic State, could push Turkey to step up its military presence on the border and renew its drive for a buffer zone in Syria.
Crowds who gathered in Iran's capital after breaking their Ramadan fast hailed their negotiating 'nuclear hero' Zarif. Many hailed the prospect that the nuclear deal had opened a door to a brighter future.