Truce won't apply to ISIS, Nusrah Front, other terrorist groups, U.S. Secretary of State Kerry says; Diplomatic source says deal didn't include immediate end of Russian bombings.
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Head of World Health Organization's Gaza office prevented from leaving Strip, UN official says, after militants announce international organizations need Hamas-exit permit to go into Israel.
U.S.-led ground operations against ISIS could turn into 'permanent war,' Russian PM Medvedev says, as Assad forces backed by Russian airstrikes continue to advance in Aleppo.
Despite the landmark nuclear deal, some Iranians made a point of taunting the U.S.
The shooter, who opened fire at an education department building, has been taken into custody.
Security forces were busy preventing protests and violence on the day Giulio Regeni went missing, which coincided with the fifth anniversary of the Egyptian uprising.
Erdogan says Iran-backed forces in Syria carrying out 'merciless massacres' and that Turkey would take action should crisis continue.
Roughly 11 percent of the entire Syrian population has been either killed or wounded as a result of the ravaging civil war, with life expectancy dropping to 55, the Guardian reports.
Washington looks at Moscow's backing of Damascus with worry, while the American public is preoccupied with the presidential primaries and the Oscars.
The Syrian opposition has already agreed to negotiate with the regime, but they couldn't participate in talks while their homes were being bombed.
A training video meant to show ISIS supporters in Europe how to build different types of explosives, smuggled out of Raqqa by an ISIS defector and obtained by Sky News, has been described as an intelligence 'gold mine.'