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Militants attack Iraqi troops and civilians in Baghdad

ISIS considers Shiite Muslims, who make up the majority of Iraq's population, to be heretics and frequently targets them with bombings and other attacks. A medi...


Turkish minister issues guarded welcome to Syria deal

Leader of the al-Qaeda wing in Syria (Nusra Front) vowed on Friday that his group will continue its military operations despite the ceasefire that has been reac...


Syrian Army And Allied Russians Target Rebel Positions Ahead of Ceasefire

The Syrian government said it would abide by the truce but retains the right to retaliate for any attacks. "O soldiers of Sham (Syria), God honoured you with ...


Former Mexican president: Tell Donald Trump to pay for the border wall

Mr Trump has angered many Mexicans for his campaign rhetoric denigrating some immigrants as "rapists" who bring crime and drugs to the United States. "I'm not...


UN expected to announce date of new Syria peace talks

Syria's top opposition grouping - the Riyadh-based High Negotiations Committee (HNC) - said Friday that 97 opposition factions had signed on "to respect a temp...


CDC: Pregnant Women Should 'Consider Not Going' to 2016 Olympics in Rio

All got the virus overseas. Microcephaly is a birth defect in which the baby is born with an abnormally small head. This week, officials with the U.S. Ther...