Iraqi Vice President Nouri al-Maliki thanked Russia for its "tremendous contribution" to Iraq and Syria by battling the Islamic State militant group.
Pro-Kurd media shared footage of Syrians burning burqas and cutting their beards after the Syrian Democratic Forces defeated ISIS in an area of Raqqa.
Hafez al-Assad finished in the lower end of the International Mathematical Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro.
Special Forces head General Raymond Thomas said that, while the U.S. may wanna stay, Syria was a sovereign state and its government backs Russia.
Turkey's state-run news agency listed 10 of the military outposts used by Washington in the fight against ISIS.
Most oil and gas fields are under the control of U.S.-backed forces, despite Syrian military gains.
The report said civilians were subjected to "relentless and unlawful attacks" by the coalition during the Mosul military operation.
It is claimed that Baghdadi has been living in the Syrian province of Deir Ezzor.
U.S. allies and enemies have praised Iraq for defeating the Islamic State militant group in Mosul, highlighting the complex nature of battling ISIS.
The U.S. and Russia have taken leading, often opposing, roles in world affairs, but recent events in Syria and North Korea may invite more cooperation.
The G20 summit needs to issue a global call for effective resettlement policies, education and humanitarian aid.
One of the few things Trump will officially raise with Putin is Russia’s continuing support for Syrian autocrat Bashar al-Assad.
The claims come a week after the Pentagon announced it observed what appear to be preparations for a new chemical attack at a Syrian government airfield.
The group is about to lose Mosul, most of Raqqa, and has already lost most of its funding.
Trump’s travel ban will affect people from Syria, Sudan, Somalia, Libya, Iran and Yemen.
A threat of military action against Syria's Bashar al-Assad caught many military officials off guard.
After the U.S. accused Syria of planning another chemical attack against rebels, Russia called such claims "unacceptable."