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Russian aid convoy raises questions

Russian media is reporting that a convoy carrying humanitarian aid is heading into Ukraine. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

Kerry to Iraq: Form new cabinet quickly

The United States hopes the newly-designated Prime Minister of Iraq can form a cabinet quickly and build a united front against ISIS rebels, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday.

Boy poses with Syrian's severed head

An Australian father fighting with ISIS shared a photo of his son posing with the severed head of an alleged Syrian soldier.

U.S. 'directly arming Kurds in Iraq'

The Obama administration has shipped weapons directly to Kurdish forces battling ISIS militants in northern Iraq and is considering ways to expand the transfer of arms, U.S. officials told CNN.

Rebel clashes halt MH17 probe

Michael Bociurkiw, OSCE Spokesman, explains the status of MH17 investigation, which was halted by rebel clashes.

Iraqi president appoints new PM

Iraqi President Fuad Masum on Monday appointed Haider al-Abadi as Iraq's new prime minister despite PM Nuri al-Maliki having announced earlier in the day that he intended to stay in office for a third term.

China convicts two corporate investigators tied to bribery allegations

An expatriate corporate investigator has been sentenced to two and a half years in a Chinese jail after being found guilty of stealing and selling personal information for profit, Chinese state media has reported. His wife and business partner was also found guilty of the same charge and was handed a two-year prison sentence.

Woman scales barbed wire fence hoping to stop a plane in Canada

A woman climbed a barbed wire fence at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Nova Scotia, Canada, on Sunday with the intention to stop the plane she thought was carrying her husband, said a Royal Canadian Mounted Police spokesman.

Iraqi Americans fear for families

CNN's Nick Valencia meets Iraqi sisters living in the United States who are seeking information about their family.