President's comment sparks immediate backlash from US-backed forces fighting Islamic State terror group on the ground in Syria
Egypt's health minister says death toll from crash is now 22
Echoing his close friend US President Donald Trump, Netanyahu called case against him a political 'witch hunt'
UN investigators say attacks by pro-government forces in Idlib and western Aleppo have caused scores of civilian casualties
New U.N. special envoy for Syria says his goals in the period ahead are to achieve "concrete action" on detained and missing people and the convening of a committee to draft a new constitution for the war-torn country "as soon as possible"
Some national envoys opposed adopting the list, triggering a process that could lead to it being delayed or withdrawn, two EU diplomats told Reuters
Investigators say some of incidents may amount to war crimes or crimes against humanity
After years of corruption investigations Israel’s Prime Minister is fighting for his political life
Members of Syrian Democratic Forces say last week they successfully freed more than a dozen Yazidi children from IS as they evacuated civilians from Syrian town of Baghuz
As the last patch of the Islamic State group's territory is slowly defeated, VOA meets escapees of every kind: IS loyalists, foreigners and terrified families
Several thousand people — fighters and their relatives — are believed to be cornered in the last pocket of IS-held territory, barely half a square kilometer near the Iraqi border
Meeting is the first time they met since October killing of US-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi