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The plan comes to ramp up efforts to help regain territory from ISIS.
President Barack Obama plans to send as many as 250 more U.S. troops to Syria to help fight Islamic State militants, U.S. officials said on Sunday.
Six months after Zambia called for a national day of prayer to lift its currency, the unit is now one of the best performing in the world.
Pope Francis traveled to Greece Saturday for a brief but provocative visit to meet with refugees as the EU begins a controversial plan to deport them.
Ankara will take back all migrants and refugees who entered Greece illegally.
Insight to finding out more about terrorists by using software which tracks their digital footprints, with Mark Testoni, SAP National Security Services President and CEO.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on global headlines, including video footage from inside the historic city of Palmyra of Syria.
Syrian government forces recaptured Palmyra on Sunday, state media and a monitoring group said, inflicting a significant defeat on Islamic State.
*Army advances in western and northern city districts. BEIRUT, March 26- Syrian government forces advanced into Palmyra on Saturday with heavy support from Russian air strikes, taking control of several districts in a major assault against Islamic State fighters, Syrian state media and a monitoring group said. The recapture of Palmyra, which the Islamist group...
*Army advances in western and northern city districts. BEIRUT, March 26- Syrian government forces advanced into Palmyra on Saturday with heavy support from air strikes and artillery, state media and a monitoring group said, taking control of several districts in a major assault against Islamic State fighters. The recapture of Palmyra, which the Islamist group...
Here's why Trump and Cruz get it wrong when it comes to the Brussels attacks and terrorism, says Prof. David Cortright.
The U.S. lacks the political will to really do what it takes to stop terrorism, Rep. Will Hurd, a former undercover CIA operative, tells CNBC.
Discussing worldwide security and intelligence, and the economic impact, with Wendy Sherman, former State Department official.
Olivier Guitta, managing director of GlobalStrat, says the West's failures in Syria allowed ISIS to flourish and led to more terrorism.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses the political situation in Syria.
A Turkish member of the Islamic State militant group was responsible for Saturday's suicide bombing in Istanbul, Turkey's interior minister said.
March 18- Battered by war which has inflicted incalculable damage on industry, infrastructure and economy, Syria's currency hit new lows this week after Russia said it was reducing its military support to President Bashar al-Assad. Backed by financial and trade support from Iran, Syria's government succeeded in stabilising the pound early in the conflict.
Some success in combating terrorist groups and a possible bottoming out of oil prices mean it could be time to invest in Iraq, analysts have said.
Wesley Clark, a former NATO supreme allied commander, says there is a lot of finesse needed in how the U.S. handles its efforts in the region.
Wesley Clark, former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, discusses international hot-button issues including Russia's withdrawal from Syria and Iran's missile test.