Brutal: 53 dead, 200+ injured in Syria car bomb explosion. Gruesome pics via AP/SANA. More on the story here.
NBC’s Richard Engel has been freed after five days of being held captive in Syria. But here’s wild video of Engel being held with other journalists.
The future must not belong to those who bully women — it must be shaped by girls who go to school, and those who stand for a world where our daughters can live their dreams just like our sons.
Syrian rebels shot down an Assad army helicopter Monday morning. Violence has intensified following reports of a civilian massacre at the hands of government troops. Two hundred bodies were found in basements in the town of Daraya; hundreds more were reported killed by Bashar al-Assad’s soldiers.