Russian strikes kill nine civilians in Syria
Air strikes by Syrian regime ally Russia on Sunday killed nine civilians in the jihadist-run enclave of Idlib in the northwest of the country, a war monitor said.
Baghdadi's wife revealed IS group secrets after capture
The wife of slain Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi revealed "a lot of information" about the jihadist group's "inner workings" after she was captured last year, a Turkish official said.
Russian air strike kills six civilians in Syria
An air strike Saturday by key Damascus ally Russia killed six civilians including a child in the embattled opposition bastion of Idlib in northwestern Syria, a war monitor. The strike hit the village of Jabala in the south of the Idlib region, taking the lives of all six from the same family, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Two Dutch IS women ask embassy for help say ministers
Two Dutch women who joined the Islamic State group in Syria have reported to the Netherlands' embassy in Turkey and asked for consular assistance to return, the Dutch government said Thursday.
Kayla Mueller, IS victim who gave name to anti-Baghdadi operation
The US special forces raid targeting jihadist leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was named for Kayla Mueller, a young aid worker who was one of several Americans killed while being held by the Islamic State group.
Trump confirms death of Islamic State chief Baghdadi in US raid
President Donald Trump on Sunday said that elusive Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed, dying "like a dog," in a daring, nighttime raid by US special forces deep in northwest Syria.
Turkey's Erdogan sues French magazine over 'eradicator' cover
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has launched legal proceedings against a French magazine which branded Turkey's president "The Eradicator" after he sent troops into Syria to push back Kurdish forces, media reported Friday.
US troops exiting Syria to stay 'temporarily' in Iraq: Esper
The American troops withdrawing from Syria will stay in Iraq "temporarily" before returning to the United States, US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Tuesday.