World powers agree that the fighting in Syria must stop — but not for another week.
The South Sudanese president restores his rival as vice president in an attempt to end a year of civil war.
Reclaiming the city for the regime would go a long way toward stamping out Syria’s non-Islamic State opposition.
Russian airstrikes are enabling the regime to retake territory from Syria’s least fanatical rebels.
Republicans describe the fight in civilizational terms but don’t call for substantial changes in strategy.
A truce appears to be holding as Yemen’s various factions gather in Switzerland for peace talks.
Where the president sees a problem to manage, Republicans imagine a civilizational struggle.
Remaining opposition fighters in what used to be Syria’s third-largest city give up.