So far, the country's response to the frozen conflict has been clumsy, draconian and self-defeating—but building homes and schools could be the strategy Kiev needs.
The "Banksy of L.A." strikes again.
Raza will be most remembered for his frequent use of the bindu, Sanskrit for dot or point, which represents cosmic power in Hindu tantric philosophy.
The group is punishing those suspected of eating or drinking during daylight hours in the Islamic holy month.
For every dream realized on the closing holes at Augusta National, several nightmares are made real. By Sunday evening, the coronation had become a crucifixion.
Tom Uzhunnalil was kidnapped from a retirement home in Aden, reportedly by militants.
French forces backing internationally-recognized government from Benghazi airport, reports say.
Top Libyan commander says that the group "exploited a security vacuum."
The official release by the militant group's Tripoli wing shows the execution of three spies.
Supporters of Nimr's case celebrate victory but rights groups say there is no basis to Hammond's comments.
Every year they gather in Camargue to celebrate three saints and the Black Madonna
The group have publicly crucified a family in Libyan town ahead of the forced pledge, according to sources.
"I hope the international community does not look on, mute and inert, at such an unacceptable crime," Francis said.
Jesus's death on the cross, though a singular event for Christians, was just one example of the Roman Empire's many gruesome, grisly and public tools of torture.
A Vatican official's message came a day after Islamic militants attacked a university in Kenya.
For now, momentum is all on the Islamic State's side.
Al-Azhar's grand imam linked misinterpretations of the Koran to religious extremism.
Two rival visions of an ideal Islamic state want to destroy each other.
A new scholarly analysis suggests that Jesus was not strictly a pacifist.
"Was this really the strategy for Syria thats been three years in the making?" asked NBC's Richard Engel
Islamic State has crushed a pocket of resistance, crucifying two people and executing 23 in five days