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Separatists say will allow 'trapped' Ukrainian forces to withdraw 07:33 GMT

MOSCOW/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Pro-Moscow rebels fighting in Ukraine said on Friday they would comply with a request from the Kremlin and open up a 'humanitarian corridor' to allow the withdrawal of Ukrainian troops they have encircled.  Full Article   |  Video

 
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Video shows Islamic State executes scores of Syrian soldiers 05:02 GMT 

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters executed scores of Syrian soldiers captures when the militants seized an airbase in the province of Raqqa at the weekend, according to a video posted on You Tube on Thursday.  Full Article  

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Turkey's new cabinet unlikely to spell major policy shift 06:50 GMT 

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's new Prime Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, will announce his cabinet on Friday, a day after Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in as president, with the new government not expected to signal any major changes in policy direction.  Full Article  

 
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