Fri Oct 2, 2015 AT 10:43 AM EDT
A gunman singled out Christians for killing in a mass shooting in Oregon, reports The Washington Post. President Obama immediately politicized the horrific event, claiming that such “routine” massacres are because of inaction by the GOP-controlled Congress, reports The Washington Times.
Thu Oct 1, 2015 AT 10:06 AM EDT
After catching America by surprise with its airstrikes in Syria, then vehemently denying that it is targeting CIA-backed Syrian rebels instead of ISIS, Russia has launched yet another set of controversial airstrikes, again allegedly against groups opposed to ISIS and the Syrian government, the BBC reports.
Wed Sep 30, 2015 AT 11:17 AM EDT
Russia’s fast-moving efforts to prop up the government of Bashar al-Assad took a new turn as it launched its first airstrikes in Syria, The Washington Post reports. Saudi Arabia, however, insists Assad must go or be overthrown, AFP reports.