Assad regains control of Homs for first time since start of war

Subscribe: Hundreds of Syrian rebels leave last opposition-held district of Homs, bringing control of the city back under President Assad for the first time since the outbreak of war. Rough cut (no reporter narration). More from Syria: Subscribe: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters …

Islamic State claims suicide car bombing in Iraq’s southern Basra province

Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing in the southern Iraq province of Basra. Rough cut (no reporter narration) Subscribe: More updates and breaking news: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including …

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.25 mln trucks

Subscribe: Fiat Chrysler recalls more than 1.25 million pickup trucks worldwide to address a software error linked to reports of one death and two injuries. Fred Katayama reports. Subscribe: More Breaking News: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and …

Eurovision 2017: where’s Russia?

Russian contestant Yulia Samoylova, who was banned from performing in Ukraine, sang her Eurovision entry in Crimea in a controversial and politically charged move. Subscribe: More Breaking News: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, …

Turkey balks at Trump’s arming of Syrian Kurd fighters

The decision of U.S. President Donald Trump to supply arms to Syria’s Kurdish YPG militia in their battle against Islamic State has unsettled NATO ally Turkey, who regard the fighters as terrorists, a week before Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meets Trump in Washington. Matthew Larotonda reports. Subscribe: More updates and breaking news: Reuters tells the …

Banned from Eurovision, Russian entry performs in Crimea

Yulia Samoylova, who was banned from performing in Ukraine, sang her Eurovision entry in Crimea as part of celebrations marking the end of WWII. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: More Breaking News: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe …

New South Korea president vows to address North Korea

Subscribe: South Korea’s new liberal President Moon Jae-in promises to tackle the difficult tasks of addressing North Korea’s advancing nuclear ambitions and soothing tensions in the region. Subscribe: More Breaking News: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across …

Trump approves arming Kurds to fight Islamic State

U.S. President Donald Trump approves supplying arms to Kurdish fighters, part of an effort to retake the Syrian city of Raqqa from Islamic State, despite fierce opposition from NATO ally Turkey. Ryan Brooks reports. Subscribe: More updates and breaking news: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news …

Iraqi forces clash with Islamic State militants on new Mosul frontline

Rapid Response officer Mahdi Abbas Abdallah says militants are hiding among civilians to flee from the war-torn city. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: More updates and breaking news: Reuters tells the world’s stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including …