Head of Saudi-based Islamic Organization Resigns After Mocking Egypt's President

Head of Saudi-based Islamic Organization Resigns After Mocking..

Anna Torres 01-Nov, 10:00 96 VOA

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Iyad Madani, Aug. 20, 2016. RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA The secretary-general of...


Iraqi Forces Close In On Mosul

Iraqi Forces Close In On Mosul..

Mia Mason 01-Nov, 07:12 116 VOA

Iraqi special forces soldiers use radio communication as a tank rolls down an alley in the village of Bazwaya, some 8 kilometers from the...


Iraqi forces enter Mosul, battling IS

Iraqi forces enter Mosul, battling IS..

Cole Becker 01-Nov, 05:16 147 BBC

Iraqi troops enter IS-held city of Mosul and face heavy resistance - BBC journalist embedded with special forces Iraqi troops enter...


Mosul battle: Iraqi PM Abadi urges IS to surrender

Mosul battle: Iraqi PM Abadi urges IS to surrender..

Joseph Williams 31-Oct, 22:52 265 BBC

The prime minister of Iraq has urged the Islamic State group to surrender as government troops close in on its last urban stronghold in the...


Iraqi forces poised to enter Mosul

Iraqi forces poised to enter Mosul..

Maria Stewart 31-Oct, 20:30 121 Latimes

Its the biggest military operation in Iraq since the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq 13 years ago. The leading edge of Iraqi forces, elite...


In Syria's capital, the civil war suddenly seems far away

In Syria's capital, the civil war suddenly seems far away..

Mia Mason 31-Oct, 18:42 90 Latimes

In one major sign of renewed vitality, business owners have returned and reopened factories and companies destroyed or looted in the war....


Driven From Mosul, Islamic State Threatens New Territory in Iraq

Driven From Mosul, Islamic State Threatens New Territory in Iraq..

Antonio Roberts 31-Oct, 17:38 112 VOA

An Iraqi soldier runs through the city of Qaraqosh during a search for remaining Islamic State militants near Mosul, Iraq on Oct. 30, 2016....


UN Humanitarian Chief: Yemen 'One Step Away from Famine'

UN Humanitarian Chief: Yemen 'One Step Away from Famine'..

William Jacobson 31-Oct, 16:54 103 VOA

A malnourished boy sits on a bed at a malnutrition treatment center in Sanaa, Yemen, Oct. 30, 2016. UNITED NATIONS The U.N....


Holocaust Survivors Walk the Red Carpet in Israel Beauty Pageant

Holocaust Survivors Walk the Red Carpet in Israel Beauty Pageant..

Maria Stewart 31-Oct, 15:16 54 VOA

Holocaust survivor Carmela Ben Yehuda, 89, dances during the annual Holocaust survivors' beauty pageant in the Israeli city of Haifa, Oct....


Iraqi Forces Nudge Into Mosul as Sectarian, Ethnic Tensions Rise in Northern Iraq

Iraqi Forces Nudge Into Mosul as Sectarian, Ethnic Tensions Rise..

31-Oct, 14:52 55 VOA

On the front lines of the battle for Bashika, a village that has been controlled by IS militants for more than two years, soldiers prepare...


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