International

(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. and its coalition partners are carrying out more airstrikes on ISIS targets. According to U.S. officials four strikes were conducted against ISIS in Syria and five were conducted in Iraq. The Combined Joint Task Force says on strike hit a crude oil...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is calling for a full investigation into the shooting death of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov . In an interview with Reuters, Obama said the killing of Nemtsov shows the climate in Russia is worsening in regards to civil rights and...
(Undated) -- A drought may have been a key trigger for the war in Syria. That's according to a new University of California study that shows a lack of rain from 2006 to 2010 may have contributed to civil unrest that sparked the uprising. The study connected global warming to...
(Undated) -- Some Christian prisoners of ISIS are on their way to freedom. On Sunday ISIS leaders reportedly released 19 Christian captives and they are expected to release ten others in the near future. Over at the State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf was pressed on the...
(Washington, DC) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is playing down tensions with the U.S. Speaking to AIPAC, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Netanyahu said the Israeli-American alliance is stronger than ever. Netanyahu has been harshly critical of the U...
(Brussels) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is holding meetings in Geneva with the foreign ministers of Russia and Iran. Jack Parrock reports. Play Clip
(Washington, DC) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is playing down tensions with the U.S. Speaking to AIPAC, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Netanyahu said the Israeli-American alliance is stronger than ever. Netanyahu has been harshly critical of the U...
(Washington, DC) -- U.S.-UN Ambassador Samantha Power is defending the ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran. At a summit of Jewish leaders in DC, Power insisted that the U.S. is absolutely committed to denying Iran a nuclear weapon. Power told the crowd at AIPAC, the American...
(London) -- The British government has said it will block the sale of 12 North Sea oil and gas fields to a Russian-backed company. The assets are currently owned by a German company, which is being sold to a group backed by a Russian billionaire. Elena Casas reports. Play Clip