ISIS on Wednesday released more than 200 Yazidis, a minority group whose members were killed, captured and displaced when the Islamist terror organization overtook their towns in northern Iraq last summer, officials said.
Authorities detained a 15-year-old girl from Cape Town, South Africa, at the city's airport after receiving information she was leaving the country to join ISIS, State Security Minister David Mahlobo said.
Two Australian drug smugglers -- part of the so-called "Bali Nine" -- are waiting to learn if they will be put to death by firing squad, after an Indonesian court rejected a last ditch effort to gain clemency from Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Monday.
Since Saudi-led coalition airstrikes and intense fighting began in Yemen in late March, it's estimated that 600 people have been killed. Even more have been wounded, and tens of thousands of civilians have been displaced.
Yemeni officials said Tuesday that six Saudi airstrikes had targeted the Al Hamza military base in Yemen's southwestern Ibb Governorate, hitting a nearby school and injuring at least a half dozen students.