The Varshavyanka class are among the quietest in the world, according to the boasts of Russian state media.
Syrian troops backed by Russian warplanes have completely surrounded ISIS fighters in central Syria.
The U.S. coalition tasked with fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria told Newsweek the world has not seen an urban assault like Mosul since World War II.
Russia does not claim to have ground forces in combat in Syria, though the Ratnik kit is the latest Russian infantry armor and equipment set.
A U.K.-based monitor says U.S.-led efforts against ISIS have resulted in more civilian casualties during the seven months of the Trump administration than during 29 months under Obama.
The two shipments of chemical weapons from North Korea and bound for Syria were intercepted in the last six months.
One of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's closest advisers said many challenges still lie ahead, including reconstruction and the presence of foreign powers.
The 59th Damascus International Fair opens despite ongoing violence in the outskirts of the Syrian capital. It’s the first such event in five years.
Despite the drop, attacks by ISIS and an al-Qaeda affiliate have risen in first six months of the year.
Fields stands accused of second-degree murder after allegedly ramming his car into protesters in Charlottesville.
The seven first responders were discovered early Saturday, each of them with gunshot wounds in their heads.
The U.S. and Russia held a series of secret meetings with Israel in early July where Israeli officials protested over the plans.
A 25-year public health survey shows how conflicts in the Middle East and beyond have led to a surge in violence, self-harm and mental illness.
“It’s hard to be objective about the obscenities committed by this death cult.”
The trade in stolen items has become increasingly important to the militant group as its oil revenues dwindle.
Russia's latest meeting with Iran and Iraq signals a growing cooperation between the powers, and a decline in U.S. influence in the Middle East.
The trend is a significant spike as the death toll exceeds the 36 estimated by Reuters to have been killed in Syria over the previous 15 months.
As forces supported by the U.S. and Russia defeat ISIS across Syria, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson seeks Moscow's help to prevent a new conflict.