Moscow suspects Washington’s ulterior motive is removal of its ally, Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad.
While the rhetoric against the ISIS has been consistent across the globe, their name hasn’t.
The IS popped up on the global radar in June by seizing assets in Iraq, but building on those early gains is proving difficult.
It is not the first time IS has carried out mass kidnappings in Iraq.
“We will be more forthright in the defense of our values,” the leaders wrote.
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah warned that the West would be the next Islamic State (IS) target unless swift action is taken.
US Secretary John Kerry urged the people of Iraq to remain calm amid the political and military upheaval.
What we are doing is assisting the Iraqi security forces, and that’s what we will continue to do, Hagel said.
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the jets struck targets around the city, including a market.
Officials say suspected Islamic militants killed 20 people including a traditional ruler in northeast Nigeria.
Despite the rancorous rhetoric outside the conference room, both Syrian government and opposition have said they won’t withdraw from the talks.
Video posted by Islamic militant group takes responsibility for suicide bombings and threaten to strike Sochi Winter Olympics.
The explosion left a downtown street of the city strewn with piles of debris and charred cars.
A military official who was at the base said he saw three aircraft and several vehicles hit in the attack.
The minister said govt agencies are trying hard to curb terrorism in the country.