Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has promised harsh retaliation to anyone attacking Israel territories, as the country responds to Syrian shelling. Saskia O’Donoghue reports
The Syrian government has released hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad.
As the Muslim holy month of Ramadan comes to a close, a group of Christian volunteers provide free meals for their Muslim neighbors.
Iraqi forces began storming the Islamic State-held Old City of Mosul on Sunday, an assault they hope will be the last in the eight-month campaign to seize the militants’ stronghold. Report by Pascale Davies.
France has launched a counter-terrorism investigation into an attack on a policeman outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. A man armed with a hammer shouted ” this is for Syria” before injuring the officer...