Residents of Chattanooga, Tennessee, in the southern United States, are in mourning after a lone gunman there shot and killed four Marines and a sailor, who died of his wounds Saturday. Sharon Behn reports on how attacks like this are eroding Americans’ sense of safety.
Muslims around the world are celebrating the three-day Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. The beginning and the end of the month is determined by the sighting of the new moon. Most Arab countries and Indonesia declared Friday the first day of Eid this year, bu
A recent trip to the Middle East to meet refugees and survivors of Islamic State violence left the U.N. envoy on sexual violence in conflict in tears. Zainab Hawa Bangura told VOA's Margaret Besheer at the U.N. in New York that the ordeals of women and girls, particularly those of the Yazidi religio