American military service members (0 more than last week) were reported killed in Afghanistan since the war began in 2001, according to The Associated Press.


percent of the ISIS-controlled territory has been returned to the Syrians, Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan told reporters, including CNN, on Tuesday.   


people were killed and 111 others wounded on Sunday in the Philippines when a bomb exploded in a Catholic cathedral. According to FOX News, ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack.


people were killed and 11 injured on Sunday when 2 police convoys were hit by roadside bombs in Baghdad. According to Reuters, no one has claimed responsibility for the attack.   

— Compiled by
André Coleman