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US photographer Steve McCurry poses next to his photos of the "Afghan Girl" named Sharbat Gula at a 2013 exhibition in Hamburg, northern GermanySharbat Gula, immortalized on a 1984 magazines cover, is detained in Pakistan for carrying fraudulent identity papers.

2016-10-26 08:54:08 -0600

An American soldier is seen at the U.S. army base in Qayyara, south of Mosul. (Reuters)ISIS did everything it could to make Q-West base unusable, but now it's the staging ground for 1,000 U.S.-led troops plus Iraqi soldiers.

2016-10-26 07:13:38 -0600

In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, Syrian Civil Defense workers search through the rubble after airstrikes in the village of Hass in the Idlib province, Syria, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Syrian activists say that airstrikes outside a school in the northern, rebel-held province of Idlib have killed more than a dozen people, mostly children. The Idlib News network says the airstrikes hit as the children gathered outside a school complex in the village of Hass. (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP)Warplanes hit a school complex in the rebel-held province of Idlib, killing 17 people, most of them youngsters, activists say.

2016-10-26 09:03:56 -0600