Russia and the US agreed to work together to fight ISIS, Al Qaeda, and limit the expansion of President Assad's forces in Syria.
The Muslim holy city's need for additional space became tragically clear to the world after hundreds of pilgrims were killed in a stampede last year.
With Turkey beset by a host of crises, President Erdoğan is pushing ahead with a grand list of mega-projects that project an image of success. The financing may be an issue.
The fight over the city of Aleppo is so important that it could recast the six-year Syrian civil war.
Speaking in London, an opposition leader said Wednesday that the demand for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's immediate ouster is non-negotiable.
The peace talks, proposed by Russian President Vladimir Putin, could become the first between Israel and the Palestinian Authority since 2014.
Authorities released a 28-page report outlining the moments before the airplane carrying 300 passengers hit the runway at 144 mph. The document stops short of blaming anyone for the fiery crash that resulted in one death.
ISIS isn't just recruiting radicals. It's using its huge tax and oil revenues to target the Middle East's unemployed with promises of cash and benefits.
Army and police personnel as well as civilians rushing to help victims of the first blast were caught in the second explosion, triggered when a suicide bomber blew himself up.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu halted maintenance on the country's train system Saturday, affecting thousands of commuters the next day.
Turkey and its allies opened a new line of attack in northern Syria on Saturday.
The Dogan news agency reported at least 20 tanks and five armored personnel carriers crossed into Syria at the Turkish border town of Elbeyli.
Rising civilian casualties have stirred efforts in the UN and the US Congress to address Yemen's 'forgotten war.' But the path to real progress still lies with the parties to the conflict.
The attack came hours after militants from a Pakistani Taliban faction attacked a Christian neighborhood in the same region.
The attackers, wearing suicide vests and carrying firearms, exchanged fire with security forces and were killed, the statement said.
With the killing of Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, the Islamic State group lost one of its most powerful figures, a militant with multiple roles.
Turkey's 'hard-powered' move onto Syria's complex battlefield – to push back ISIS and curtail Kurdish ambitions – could ensnare its forces and create growing risk of a backlash.
The Ennahda movement has renounced political Islam and fully embraced Tunisia’s secular order, seeking to work within it.
Two A-10 planes hit and destroyed two Islamic State targets, the military said in a statement.
A suicide truck bombing at police headquarters in Cizre killed at least 11 people. The attack comes on the heels of Turkey's incursion against ISIS and Kurdish fighters in Syria.
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