More than 100 civilians have been killed in Syria's Eastern Ghouta in the past 24 hours, the largest single-day death toll in the rebel-held area in nearly three years, according to observers.
Survivors often say they have no words to describe tragedies. But UNICEF, the United Nations' agency that aids the world's needy children, truly had no words Tuesday.
Souleiman says he was just 17 when he embarked on the long journey through West Africa to Europe. Along the way, he says he was imprisoned and held for ransom.
Some stories do not leave you. You cannot forget them long after you tell them. And you wonder, often, how they end.
Civilians caught in the middle of conflict: homes destroyed, hospitals bombed. Turkey's offensive in Afrin, Syria is now almost a month old. For the Yazidi minority, the ultimate fear is persecution. CNN'S Ben Wedeman reports.
Iran issued a strong warning to Israel on Monday in response to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's fiery speech at last weekend's Munich Security Conference.
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Vladimir Putin looks set for another landslide victory in the upcoming Russian presidential election, but Novosibirsk isn't Putin country.
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The Russian government denied Monday that it had interfered in the 2016 US election campaign in the Kremlin's first remarks since 13 Russian nationals were indicted Friday on charges of conspiring to defraud the US.
At least 71 people were killed and 325 others wounded in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta after the Syrian government carried out a series of airstrikes and artillery bombardments, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Monday.
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