The resettlement program has emerged as an issue in the presidential campaign, with Trump alleging displaced Syrians pose a potential security threat.
While Turkish tanks, artillery and warplanes back Syrian rebels, the U.S. says it's concerned the battle for territory has shifted away from targeting ISIS.
The Islamic State is currently being defeated by modest forces, showing the errors made by the West, Russia and even Iran when in 2014 they didn’t launch a major offensive.
France is working for a UN Security Council resolution condemning the Syrian government after report saying troops used chemical weapons.
International Business Times cites a videotape that purportedly shows five children shooting at the heads of prisoners in Syria's Raqqa district.
Monitoring group says villagers died in airstrikes while Turkey's military says 25 Kurdish militants were killed.
Ankara steps up its cross-border offensive, as rebels seek to wrest control of areas around border-city Jarablus from forces backed by Kurds; Turkish soldier killed in rocket attack on tank.
The American intelligence's daily briefings to the presidents in the 1960s and '70s show how far the CIA was from predicting the developments in Israel — with one exception.
Washington stands by Turkey while expecting the Kurds to help fight tough battles against Islamist militants in Syria.
Ten of the dead in the attack by suspected government helicopters were children, including an infant and a toddler. Russia has agreed to the ceasefire but other parties have not yet signed on to the deal.