Edition:
United States
Pictures | Fri Sep 5, 2014 | 11:29am EDT

U.S. says forms 'core coalition' to counter Iraq militants

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters take their positions during clashes with the Islamic State (IS) on the front line at Buyuk Yeniga village September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters take their positions during clashes with the Islamic State (IS) on the front line at Buyuk Yeniga village September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters take their positions during clashes with the Islamic State (IS) on the front line at Buyuk Yeniga village September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Close
1 / 2
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters advance during clashes with the Islamic State (IS) on the front line at Buyuk Yeniga village September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters advance during clashes with the Islamic State (IS) on the front line at Buyuk Yeniga village September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters advance during clashes with the Islamic State (IS) on the front line at Buyuk Yeniga village September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Close
2 / 2

Next Slideshows

France's Hollande says would join alliance to fight Islamic State

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande said on Friday that France would join a military coalition to help battle Islamic State militants in Iraq...

Sep 05 2014

U.S., Turkey cooperating on Islamist foreign fighters: Obama

NEWPORT Wales (Reuters) - The United States and Turkey are cooperating on the threat posed by foreign Islamist fighters returning to their home countries from...

Sep 05 2014

India and Australia sign civil nuclear deal for uranium trade

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott signed a civil nuclear deal with Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday,...

Sep 05 2014

Former PM Brown to press for more powers for Scotland within United Kingdom

LONDON (Reuters) - Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown said he would spearhead a push for Scotland to gain more powers within the United Kingdom if Scots...

Sep 05 2014

MORE IN PICTURES

Kaepernick fans protest outside NFL headquarters

Kaepernick fans protest outside NFL headquarters

Supporters of football quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the anthem at NFL games, protest outside the league's New York offices.

Ripple effects of Charlottesville

Ripple effects of Charlottesville

Americans respond to the violence in Virginia, vandalizing, toppling or protesting against Confederate monuments, vandalizing a Holocaust memorial and spray-painting the Lincoln Memorial with obscene graffiti.

Trump visits Arizona

Trump visits Arizona

President Donald Trump tours a Customs and Border Protection facility, meets with Marines, and holds a campaign rally in Arizona.

Monsoon floods devastate South Asia

Monsoon floods devastate South Asia

Widespread floods have killed more than 800 people and displaced over a million in India, Nepal and Bangladesh as rains continue to lash the affected areas.

Best of Gamescom

Best of Gamescom

Gamers gather for Europe's largest video games trade fair in Cologne, Germany.

Kim Jong Un's chemistry briefing

Kim Jong Un's chemistry briefing

The North Korean leader was briefed about the process of manufacturing intercontinental ballistic missile warhead tips and solid-fuel rocket engines during his tour of the Chemical Material Institute of the Academy of Defence Science.

White House after renovations

White House after renovations

A glimpse inside the White House before and after renovations.

Iraqi forces surround Islamic State

Iraqi forces surround Islamic State

Iraqi forces launch an offensive to oust Islamic State from the city of Tal Afar.

Typhoon Hato slams Hong Kong

Typhoon Hato slams Hong Kong

Typhoon Hato strikes Hong Kong, the first category 10 storm to hit the city since 2012.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast