Air strikes on Aleppo: UN calls for cease-fire as 27 killed in hospital

The city of Aleppo is at the epicenter of a military escalation that has undermined peace talks in Geneva to end the five-year-old war and U.N. envoy Stefan de Mistura appealed to the presidents of the United States and Russia to intervene,

The UK bombed oil field targets in Syria again

British Minister of Defense Michael Fallon said today that their bombers hit ISIS oilfields in Syria again on Friday night, Reuters reports. "Last night we saw the Typhoons in action for the first time, successfully hitting an oil field, oil well heads