Hundreds of northern Syrians attempt to find refuge in neighboring Turkey after fighting between Kurdish-led militia and Islamic State intensifies. Some 13,000 Syrians have already crossed into Turkey in the past week.
The State Department confirmed Monday that the two women who were taken following the raid that killed senior ISIS leader Abu Sayyaf in eastern Syria over the weekend are being held and debriefed for intelligence.
Dozens of Palestinians gather Monday in front of the UN headquarters in Gaza City, showing their support for a Palestinian refugee camp in Syria that was recently stormed by ISIS. ISIS militants entered the Yarmouk camp near Damascus last week, trapping an estimated 18,000 people. Protesters say the UN needs to help evacuate women and children from the camp.