Attacks on Syrian health care facilities have spiked in recent weeks, the World Health Organization said Friday, mostly in the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, where the Syrian government has been carrying out a ground and air assault since last month.
Saudi Arabia is opening to tourists.
ISIS' former minister for health Kefah Basheer Hussein is calm and collected, almost too composed and smug for a captured man. A corner of his mouth twitches in what appears to be an attempt to hide a smirk. He answers "no comment" to yet another CNN question about the murky years when al Qaeda in Iraq went underground only to reemerge as ISIS.
Investigators were seen arriving at the residence of the Israeli Prime Minister in Jerusalem on Friday, in video shown on Israeli TV, indicating Benjamin Netanyahu is being questioned for an eighth time in ongoing corruption investigations.
The United Nations says it has not received Syrian government permission to deliver humanitarian aid to rebel-held Eastern Ghouta despite a UN ceasefire resolution and a partial humanitarian pause ordered by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
It is both what we knew had to happen one day and something no one ever expected to happen.
The remote hinterland of southern Oman might seem an unlikely place to carry out research for a manned mission to Mars.
North Korea has been sending supplies to Syria that could be used to produce chemical weapons, a United Nations Security Council diplomat has told CNN.
Russian President Vladimir Putin's ability to influence events in Syria will come to bear Tuesday, as his order of a five-hour ceasefire in the besieged Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta came into effect.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has accepted an invitation to visit Saudi Arabia, his office said, in what would be his first trip to the kingdom after he resigned under mysterious circumstances from the Saudi capital last year.
Today was my first day in the basement. I ran down after missiles struck our house at night. In under two minutes, my family and I crossed 150 meters to the nearest makeshift shelter for women and children. We had no time to take any of our belongings with us. We just wanted to escape the hellfire raining on us.
Saudi Arabia has replaced a number of top military commanders in a late-night political reshuffle Monday that saw the country's monarch issue 39 royal decrees.
Russia vetoed a United Nations draft resolution Monday that would have linked Iran with the transfer of Iranian-made arms to Houthi militias in Yemen.
The large wooden doors of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre look more like a dam holding back a flood of pilgrims seeking to glimpse the spot where many Christians believe Jesus was crucified, buried and resurrected.
Several people in Eastern Ghouta were treated for exposure to chlorine gas, opposition groups said, as airstrikes and artillery fire from the Russian-backed Syrian regime continued Sunday despite a United Nations ceasefire.
Sixteen Turkish women were found guilty of terrorism and sentenced to death by an Iraqi court on Sunday.
Qatar connects to 100 different destinations, making it an extremely busy transit spot.
Regime warplanes struck the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta suburb of Damascus Saturday shortly after the UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire in Syria, the UK- based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said in a statement. According to an MSF report, the death toll in Ghouta had reached more than 520 on Saturday evening, with 2,500 wounded.
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