Some officials say that a joint American-Israeli strategy is evolving — some might argue regressing — to a series of short-of-war clandestine strikes.
The precise location of Friday’s explosion was unclear, but analysts said there are several military and training facilities in the area.
The analyst, Hisham al-Hashimi, was a proponent of government efforts to rein in the Islamic State and Iraq’s Shiite militias. Suspicion fell on both groups.
A Middle Eastern intelligence official said Israel planted a bomb in a building where advanced centrifuges were being developed.
The Ibrahim brothers were part of a successful, moderate Muslim family. What drove them to help carry out the most devastating terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka’s history?
Human rights groups say the new law will give the police and military forces more powers to stifle dissent.
About 270 children of French citizens remain stuck in Syria, according to rights groups, which argue that leaving them stranded in squalid detention camps exposes them to illness and radicalization.
In one city ruined by war, even the stones seem to have voices. They tell the stories of people who can no longer speak for themselves.
The president made misleading claims about his military budgets, the fight against the Islamic State and wars in the Middle East.
The growing pressure on the United States to reduce its military presence in Iraq comes as strikes by the Islamic State are on the rise.