U.S.-backed militias “not readying assault on IS stronghold of Raqqa” "The current battle is only to liberate the area north of Raqqa. Currently there is no preparation ... to liberate Raqqa,” spokesman said.
Boko Haram take over 5 communities, kill 13 in Nigerian state of Borno The sect members, according to sources, invaded the communities and set ablaze many houses after killing 13 residents.
Arrow Films acquires Benjamin Ree’s chess documentary “Magnus” The film turns on the life of Norwegian chess player Magnus Carlsen, who went from being bullied by his classmates to becoming World Chess Champion.
Azerbaijan releases prominent journalist Khadija Ismayilova Khadija Ismayilova was detained in December 2014 and sentenced in September 2015 on tax-evasion and embezzlement charges.