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An oil refinery is shown in October near the Syrian Kurdish town of Derik. The Islamic State group has taken over large sections of Syria and Iraq, and controls as many as 11 oil fields in both countries, analysts say. Credit: Fabio Bucciarelli/AFP/...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: The Department of Homeland Security is contemplating the most significant restructuring since it was created after the September 11th attacks, in order to better secure the border with Mexico. ...
The owner of a wedding photo lost during the Sept. 11 attacks was identified thanks to a Boston woman who has been posting the image online for years. Elizabeth Stringer Keefe held on to the wedding photo after a friend found it buried in the rubble...
Islamic State militants released a video on Saturday which purports to show the beheading of British aid worker David Cawthorne Haines, the Associated Press reports. BREAKING: Video purports to show beheading of British aid worker David Haines by...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMARTIN SEEMUNGAL: Jewish tradition is strong here. This is one of many synagogues in France. Jews have been in this country for centuries — numbering 500 thousand today. France has the largest Jewish population...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: For more about the war on the Islamic State, we’re joined now by Austin Long, he’s a professor at Columbia University’s School of International Public Affairs — previously he was an advisor to...