The Islamic State regime in Iraq has been replaced by the anarchy arising from infighting between local tribes and militias.
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ISIS' new spokesman targeted the 'secular, apostate Turkish government' urging for attacks in Turkish embassies, and for sympathizers to 'redouble' efforts.
Show a teenager a photo of someone suffering, and they'll immediately feel their pain. But what happens when an Israeli Jew learns it's an Arab suffering, and vice versa? A new study sought to find out.
The international fund, in coordination with UNESCO, will try to stop damage to cultural heritage sites as well as paying for restoration of those harmed by war.
Some 2,500 Europeans may still be fighting in the Middle East and could add chemical and cyber warfare to their arsenal, the EU's counter-terrorism coordinator says.
Tehran says the men, charged with collecting information for a terrorist act, are lawyers who were in Kenya to council jailed Iranian clients, also imprisoned on terror charges.
UNESCO sites, desert treks, ski and shopping jaunts – these are among the attractions drawing millions each year to Iran. Still, all is not smooth sailing.
Iraqi government and Kurdish forces surround the city from the north, east and south, while Popular Mobilisation forces - a coalition of Iranian-backed Shi'ite groups - are trying to close in from the west.
After the shooting earlier this month, Jordan state media reported that the three U.S. Army sergeants killed had sparked a firefight by disobeying orders from Jordanians.
Erdogan has long sought constitutional change to strengthen what had been in the past a largely ceremonial position in Turkey.