Turkish border troops block Syrian masses fleeing IS

Syrians carry belongings back to the city center of the Syrian town of Tal Abyad, as seen from Turkey at the Turkish crossing of Akcakale in the southeast Sanliurfa province, on June 13, 2015. (AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILIC)

Syrians carry belongings back to the city center of the Syrian town of Tal Abyad, as seen from Turkey at the Turkish crossing of Akcakale in the southeast Sanliurfa province, on June 13, 2015. (AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILIC)

Water cannons, warnings shots fired to turn back thousands seeking to escape fighting between Islamic State and Kurdish rebels

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Rocket shot from Gaza toward Ashkelon region in fresh attack

Palestinian missiles are fired from Gaza City toward Israel following Israeli airstrikes on July 17, 2014. (AFP/Thomas Coex)

Palestinian missiles are fired from Gaza City toward Israel following Israeli airstrikes on July 17, 2014. (AFP/Thomas Coex)

Sirens heard in southern Israel as missile fire pierces calm for fourth time in recent weeks; IDF says missile may have hit house in Gaza

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Iranians fire warning shots at commercial ship in Gulf: US

An Iranian patrol craft fired warning shots across a Singapore-flagged ship in international waters. Photo shows an Iranian Navy boat during exercises in the Strait of Hormuz in 2012 (AFP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

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Man’s death after arrest exposes tensions in Baltimore

Marchers gather at the Baltimore Police Department\’s Western District police station during a march for Freddie Gray, Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

 

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More arrests as protesters await Ferguson grand jury decision

A protester, who was among dozens demanding the criminal indictment of a white police officer who shot dead an unarmed black teenager in August, holds a U.S. flag outside the Ferguson Police Station in Missouri November 20, 2014. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A protester, who was among dozens demanding the criminal indictment of a white police officer who shot dead an unarmed black teenager in August, holds a U.S. flag outside the Ferguson Police Station in Missouri November 20, 2014. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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