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Fierce fighting erupts in the last part of the disputed province held by the Kurdish Peshmerga.

As US-backed forces this week announced they'd ousted ISIS from its self-declared capital in Syria, the fate of the terror group's reclusive leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, remains a mystery.

'World's smallest hotel' created in old VW Beetle in Jordan desert

The Syrian war did not begin or end with the Islamic State. Who will control the cities and territories where ISIS was evicted is an open question.

With Google Earth, archaeologists have uncovered strange stone structures that may have been built by nomadic tribes in ancient lava fields.

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