Syrian teen, Ahmed, lost both of his legs in a bomb blast. He's being treated in an Israeli hospital, even though the two countries have been in a state of war since 1948. (Source: CNN)
Ahmed's mother is happy that he's receiving new legs, but sad that they're "not the legs God created for him." (Source: CNN)
An Israeli teen was killed recently near the Golan Heights. It was the first Israeli death in the war in Syria. (Source: CNN)
ISIS has issued a call to jihad and is using a propaganda video to recruit new followers, many from Europe.More >> ISIS has issued a call to jihad and is using a propaganda video to recruit new followers, many from Europe.More >> Scud missiles are being dropped on Aleppo, turning parts of the city into rubble. (Source: CNN) Survivors are barely hanging on from the devastation of the Syrian civil war.More >> Survivors are barely hanging on from the devastation of the Syrian civil war.
With the U.S. backing off its push for military action in Syria, world leaders are watching to see if the Damascus regime will give up its chemical weapons stockpile.More >> With the U.S. backing off its push for military action in Syria, world leaders are watching to see if the Damascus regime will give up its chemical weapons stockpile.More >>
The Ukrainian army has reported rebel attacks overnight throughout the restive east, claiming that at one border crossing the rebels were supported by artillery fire from the Russian side.More >> A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators walked the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can help protect the crash...More >> Germany's two largest airlines say they are not yet resuming flights to Israel even though the European Aviation Safety Agency has lifted a recommendation that airlines refrain from flying to Tel Aviv airport.More >> Air France and Germany's two biggest airlines decided Friday to resume flights to Tel Aviv after canceling operations for several days over safety concerns.More >> President Barack Obama is summoning Central American leaders to the White House to discuss the influx of young immigrants from their countries to the U.S., hoping to show presidential action even as Congress...More >> President Barack Obama will urge Central American leaders to help slow the influx of unaccompanied children fleeing their countries for the United States, even as Congress remains deeply divided over proposals to stem the...More >> French officials say that the wreckage of an Air Algeria plane which crashed with 116 people aboard has been found in Mali.More >> French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, officials said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the...More >> An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.More >> The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israel's 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled new unrest in the West...More >>