Islamic State blames destruction on American airstrike; Iraqi prime minister says it is militants' admission of defeat in the city
The historic district and a tiny area to its north are the only parts of the city still under Islamic State control
The meet-up is being described as a significant accomplishment for Syria's military in their battle against the ISIS
After a break, Tehran has only recently resumed oil deliveries – while ramping up its plan to settle Shi’ites from Iran and the Arab world in Syria
Defendant's wife was already sentenced to four years in prison after the couple and their children returned from Iraqi battle zone to Israel
Sephardi Voices, an audiovisual documentary project, aims to retell the story of Jewish civilization to include 'the richness of Sephardi Jews'
Saudi Arabia targets Turkey, with its restive Kurdish region, after the country declares its support for Qatar in the Gulf rift
Its forces in Raqqa are prepared to use same defensive tactics the organization used in Mosul, including roadside bombs, mines, booby-trapped houses and car bombs, all with goal of causing as many casualties as possible
'We can only warn against one-sided steps on this issue. The unity of Iraq is on the line,' Germany's foreign minister says
Top UN rights official says ISIS is 'shooting children as they try to run to safety with their families'