Middle East

    FILE - A man looks on as Syrian civil defense workers look for survivors under the rubble of a collapsed building following reported airstrikes in the rebel-controlled neighborhood of Karm Homad in Aleppo, July 17, 2016.

    UN Aid Chief Demands Safe Humanitarian Corridors for Aleppo

    Stephen O'Brien, responding to Russian proposal for corridors, also says no one should be forced to leave the city 

    FILE - Soldiers suspected of being involved in the coup attempt are escorted by policemen as they arrive at a courthouse in the resort town of Marmaris, Turkey, July 17, 2016.

    Turkey-US Relations Strained by Coup Attempt

    Washington is caught between expressing alarm about authoritarian measures under Turkey's state of emergency and showing support for democratically elected government that fought off military putsch 

    Khan: "Trump, have you even read the US constitution? You can borrow my copy!"

    Video Muslim Immigrant Slams Trump at Democratic Convention

    Father of slain US soldier holds up copy of Constitution in defense of son, other immigrants 

    FILE - An Islamist Syrian rebel group Jabhat al-Nusra fighter talks on a walkie-talkie while carrying his weapon in the northern Idlib province May 17, 2014.

    Syrian Rebel Realignment Likely as al-Qaida Leader Blesses Split

    Jihadist group Jabhat al-Nusra splits from al-Qaida in what observers dub a ‘deception and denial’ exercise 

    From left, Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russia President Vladimir Putin.

    Russian-speaking Muslim Exiles Fear Possible Russia-Turkey Thaw

    Exiled from Russia as Islamic radicals and extremists, thousands found asylum in Turkey