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Israeli aircraft bombed the Gaza Strip on Saturday and Palestinian militants fired rockets at the Jewish state, the military said, with no end in sight to the deadliest violence between the sides in years.
The US demanded that Moscow remove an aid convoy it sent into rebel-held eastern Ukraine without permission and threatened to impose new sanctions.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said NATO is observing an alarming buildup of Russian ground and air forces near Ukraine.
Ukraine declared that Russia had launched a "direct invasion" of its territory after Moscow sent a convoy of aid trucks across the border.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko may announce the dissolution of parliament as early as Sunday, his spokesman said.
NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports on a failed U.S. commando mission to rescue Americans held in Syria by ISIS.
The Pentagon attempted to rescue James Foley and other U.S. hostages held in Syria but the mission failed, U.S. officials told NBC News.
As booming shale pushes U.S. oil production to near 9 million barrels per day, some say U.S. strategic interests are being realigned.
U.S. officials say military planners are weighing the possibility of sending American more forces to Iraq.
The Hamas military warned of further Hamas rocket attacks on Israel's strategic interests, including Ben Gurion airport east of Tel Aviv.
"No just God would stand for what they did yesterday and what they do every single day," Obama says of the terrorists who beheaded James Foley.
ISIS militants claim to have executed American journalist James Wright Foley, reports NBC's Bill Neely.
Samuel Berger, Albright Stonebridge Group, and Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.), discuss U.S. foreign policy in Iraq and Syria.
This is now the best armed terrorist group in the world, says Samuel Berger, Albright Stonebridge Group, sharing his thoughts about how to effectively deal with the brutality of Islamist militants.
The Islamic State (ISIS) claims to have beheaded American journalist James Foley and has threatened the life of another. NBC reports.
Firas Abi Ali, senior manager for Middle East and Africa at IHS Global Insight, says the U.S.'s actions in Iraq have a "limited objective".
As the Kremlin announced plans for Vladimir Putin to meet with Ukrainian leaders, shells hit the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk.
Israel launched attacks in the Gaza Strip and recalled its negotiators from truce talks in Cairo after saying three Palestinian rockets hit Israel.
The Pope has said he is willing to visit scenes of the conflict in Iraq as he criticized the "unjust aggression" of Islamic extremists. The FT reports.