Less than a month after ISIS beheaded a renowned antiquities scholar in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, the militants took out another of their targets — the Temple of Bel. The UNESCO World Heritage site has been under siege by ISIS since they took control of the historic city in May.
As the Hungarian government races to install and reinforce more than 100 miles of new barbed wire fencing along the EU's southern border, each day thousands of migrants continue to pour across the frontier into the European Union.
Lately, a lot of discussion in Germany has focused on Syrian refugees entering Germany. But Syrians are not the only ones hoping to make it there. The country has seen a rise in the number of migrants from the Balkans.
Tens of thousands people gathered in the rain this Sunday in Japan's capital to protest proposed legislation that would change the way Japanese defense forces can operate. But the government is still expected to pass the new laws.