British Teenager Who Joined ISIS in 2015 and Now Wants to Return to UK...

The 19-year-old woman who left Britain to join the Islamic State and who recently spoke out about wanting to return home has given birth...
FILE PHOTO: A poster of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is seen on the main road to the airport in Damascus, Syria April 14, 2018. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki/File Photo

U.S. Commander Says America Will Not Support Syrian Forces Who Align with Assad

The United States will have to sever its military assistance to the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) battling Islamic State if the fighters partner...
A general view of the Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) exhibit is seen during the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates February 17, 2019. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

Saudi Arabia Signs Warship Construction Deal with France’s Naval Group

Saudi Arabia signed a preliminary agreement on Sunday with France’s Naval Group to build warships in the kingdom, as part of its efforts to...
A general view of high-rise buildings shrouded by smog during an evening in Mumbai, India, January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

India Proposes More than $12 Billion of Pollution-reducing Incentives

India has proposed incentives worth 885 billion rupees ($12.4 billion) to encourage power plants to install equipment to curb emissions and to develop infrastructure...
Towers under construction are seen in Doha, Qatar February 5, 2019. Picture taken February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

Qatar’s Real Estate Market Faces Reality Check Ahead of World Cup

Qatar’s Doha Tower, a spike-tipped cylinder that glows orange at night, won an award when finished in 2012 amid a Gulf-wide real estate boom,...
People walk through the Canary Wharf financial district of London, Britain, December 7, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Businesses in UK Plan to Raise Wages by Most Since 2012

British businesses plan to raise basic wages by the most in at least seven years, due to recruitment difficulties and a need to keep...
FILE PHOTO - U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un meet at the start of their summit at the Capella Hotel on the resort island of Sentosa, Singapore June 12, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Sources: U.S. Blocks Revival of North Korean Air Traffic Ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

The United States has blocked efforts by a U.N. agency to improve civil aviation in North Korea at a time when Pyongyang is trying...
FILE PHOTO: Leader of the Bulgarian Socialist party Kornelia Ninova speaks during a news conference at the party's headquarters in Sofia, Bulgaria March 26, 2017. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh/File Photo

Bulgaria’s Largest Opposition Party Votes to Quit Parliament

Lawmakers from Bulgaria’s opposition Socialist Party (BSP) are leaving parliament for an unspecified period, saying fair elections could not be guaranteed following recent Election Code...
FILE PHOTO - Pope Francis holds a mass at Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

Catholic Church’s Credibility On the Line at Abuse Meeting

The Vatican will gather senior bishops from around the world later this week for a conference on sex abuse designed to guide them on...
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio visits the Colombia-Venezuela border at the Simon Bolivar International Bridge on the outskirts of Cucuta, Colombia February 17, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

U.S. Senator Rubio, Other Officials Visit Site of Venezuelan Aid

A U.S. delegation including Senator Marco Rubio visited the Colombian border city of Cucuta on Sunday, where humanitarian aid is being stockpiled for planned...
FILE PHOTO: German, British and EU flags flutter in front of the Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany December 11, 2018. REUTERS/FABRIZIO BENSCH - RC14E1B46010

Germany Warns it Will Stop Extradition of its Citizens to UK After Brexit

Berlin will stop extraditing Germans to Britain immediately after Brexit even if it leaves the European Union with a deal, the Financial Times reported...

Tunisian Workers Kidnapped in Libya Have Been Freed

Fourteen Tunisian workers kidnapped by armed men in western Libya three days ago were released on Sunday, the Tunisian foreign ministry said in a...
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain, February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Theresa May to Speak to Every EU Leader in Bid for Changes to Brexit...

Theresa May plans to speak to every European Union leader and the European Commission chief to seek changes to her EU withdrawal agreement, days...
FILE PHOTO - Islamic State billboards are seen along a street in Raqqa, eastern Syria, which is controlled by the Islamic State, October 29, 2014. The billboard (R) reads: "We will win despite the global coalition". REUTERS/Nour Fourat/File Photo

Trump Calls On Germany, France, and Britain to Take Back ISIS Fighters and Put...

Germany can take back Islamic State fighters captured in Syria only if the suspects have consular access, the interior ministry said on Sunday, playing...
FILE PHOTO: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman waits for the family photo during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina November 30, 2018. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares/File Photo

Saudi Crown Prince Signs $20 Billion in Agreements With Pakistan

Saudi Arabia has signed agreements with Pakistan worth $20 billion, Saudi-owned Arabiya TV quoted Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as saying on...
U.S. President Donald Trump heads back to the Oval Office after declaring a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border during remarks about border security in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Trump’s Policies Unite Allies Against him at European Security Forum

In 2009, then U.S. Vice President Joe Biden came to Munich to “press the reset button” with Russia. A decade later he came again...
Jiya Furat, commander of the assault on the last jihadist enclave in eastern Syria, talks during a press conference near Baghouz, Deir Al Zor province, Syria February 16, 2019. REUTERS/Rodi Said

ISIS ‘Caliphate’ On Brink of Defeat in Syria as Trump Urges Europe to Do...

U.S.-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State’s last, tiny enclave on the Euphrates, the battle commander said on Saturday, bringing its...

Women Wearing Phylacteries Cause a Stir in Jerusalem

On a bustling street corner in downtown Jerusalem earlier this month, a group of determined Jewish women performed a commandment long reserved for men. Standing...

North and South Korea Join Together in Recovering War Dead

Atop a little-known ridge almost seven decades ago, French, South Korean and American troops fought off waves of mainly Chinese Communist forces in a...

Nigerian Christians & Muslims Pray for Peaceful Elections as They Disagree Over Candidates

As elections draw near in the West African nation, thousands of worshipers continue to gather at mosques and churches to pray for peace, unity...