The US said operations will accelerate in the coming days with more nations also expected to contribute.
The UN chief also urged the sides to address the root causes of the crisis.
He wanted to know if the military was quietly engineering the twin protest movements or if, perhaps, it was preparing to stage a coup.
US assessed that there are ‘far fewer’ members of the Yazidis minority group and are in better condition than previously believed.
Al-Masri insisted fighters are “in good shape” despite the nearly monthlong war.
The fighting on Sunday pushed the Gaza death toll given by Palestinian officials to 1,775, most of them civilians.
He also suggested that if proved corrupt then Qatar should be reconsidered as hosts for the 2022 edition.
United States, United Nations, Iran and Iraq’s own Shia clergy have pushed hard for politicians to come up with an inclusive government as Sunni insurgents bear down on Baghdad.
The attack follows a major Taliban assault on the airport in the southern port city of Karachi earlier this month.
The Harvard-educated Gupta is one of the most high-profile Wall Street executives to be convicted of insider trading.
Jewish organizations are withdrawing invitations to Jewish speakers or performers considered too critical of Israel.
The junta says it had to restore order after half a year of political turmoil left dozens dead and the government paralyzed
The 52-year-old did not let jet lag get in the way of his fitness, finishing up his workout on an elliptical machine.
“I’m not going to comment on what did and didn’t happen. I think everybody needs to look to the future,” Clinton said.
Social activist Sombat Boonngam-anong, who has helped organise anti-coup protests, posted an explanation of the salute on his Facebook page along with a call to step up the silent acts of defiance.