Middle East

An Iraqi special forces soldier shouts in front of a burning house after an Islamic State suicide car bomb attack against Iraqi special forces during clashes in Mosul, Iraq, November 19, 2016. Photo: Reuters/Goran Tomasevic
Nov 20,2016, 10:19
Many of Nimrud's treasures, such as this golden crown on display in a Baghdad museum in 2003, were removed from the site before ISIS forces captured it and blew it up. Photo: Reuters
Nov 13,2016, 9:30
Kurdish peshmerga forces sit on top of a tank on the outskirts of Kirkuk April 18, 2015.   REUTERS/Ako Rasheed
Nov 13,2016, 8:44
The body of a Syrian girl lies on a bed at a makeshift hospital following reported shelling on a kindergarten in the rebel-held area of Harasta, on the northeastern outskirts of the capital Damascus, on November 6, 2016. At least four children were killed and 19 people injured in the government strike in Harasta, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Photo: Sameer Al-Doumy / AFP
Nov 06,2016, 11:06