Dozens of Filipino UN peacekeepers escaped the hot zone overnight after rebels rammed their Golan Heights outpost.
In the light of increasing threats posed by British extremists, UK raises terror threat level to ‘severe’.
Obama said the Iraq’s security forces needed help from the US and the international partners to succeed.
Obama on Monday met his Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
The military’s campaign around Damascus has succeeded in pushing the rebels farther from the heart of the city.
The paper said the influx has strengthened the Islamic State, also known as Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or ISIS.
Muslim clerics launched new efforts to broker another ceasefire.
Our demand to demilitarise the Strip is not only for Israelis; it’s also for you, Fathi. We prefer happy neighbours to suffering neighbours.
The official said the drone flew near Zaatari refugee camp, which is home to around 100,000 Syrian refugees.
Germany takes the lead in counseling, hotlines, helping returning jihadists find jobs.
The award on al-Baghdadi has been since 2011.
Any decision that US President makes about military actions in Iraq will be focused on its core national security interests, said Earnest.
Such a decision has been taken in view of the declaration of Islamic Caliphate by ISIS.
Iraq PM warns that all neighbours are now inside ‘red circle’.
“We still need greater assistance,” Al-Jarba said.