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(CNN) -- Three American contractors went missing in Iraq two days ago, said a senior security official in Baghdad. "A company filed a report Sunday about three of its staff going missing two days ago. They are American contractors. We are looking into this report," the official...
Former Iranian hostage Jason Rezaian lands in Switzerland after his release (CNN photo) (Eric Bradner - CNN) When Friday's business hours ended, President Barack Obama was still being accused by Republicans of apologizing to Iran after two small U.S. boats drifted into the...
Attackers raided a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso overnight, opening fire and seizing hostages in an hours-long siege that ended with at least 23 people dead. An al Qaeda-linked terrorist group claimed responsibility for the assault at Splendid Hotel -- a popular meeting place for...
Iran's foreign minister arrived in Vienna on Saturday saying he was confident the U.N.'s nuclear watchdog would certify that his country was complying with the terms of a deal to restrict its nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of some international economic sanctions...
Jason Rezaian, Washington Post reporter, has been freed after being held hostage in Iran (CNN photo) Iran has freed four prisoners from the United States, including Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, Iran's semi-official FARS news agency reported Saturday, citing Tehran's...
(image courtesy of CNN) (CNN) -- A militant who police accuse of plotting Thursday's deadly terror attack in Jakarta instructed his cells in Indonesia to launch the attack, according to Jakarta Police Chief Tito Karnavian. Karnavian spoke to CNN one day after the violence...
Terrorists struck in the middle of the day in Jakarta (CNN Photo) (CNN) -- Attackers struck in the middle of the day Thursday, in the middle of a busy central Jakarta commercial hub -- killing at least two, wounding 19 and raising alarms about terrorism once more, this time in...
(CNN) -- The 10 American sailors being held in Iran are "likely to be released soon," the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps said, according to Iranian state-run media. "The evidence suggests that they unintentionally entered the Iranian waters because of the failure of their...
(CNN) -- First came the arrest, then a bombshell interview in a mountainous Mexican jungle and now the extradition process. Mexican forces recaptured drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman last week -- six months after his prison escape. But despite the end of his freedom, a...