At the Edhi Morgue, Karachi's largest, the smell is overwhelming. There are currently 60 dead bodies in storage here, stark evidence of the deadly effect that a record-breaking heat wave is having on this beleaguered city, Pakistan's largest.
The U.S. military will be sending dozens of tanks, Bradley armored fighting vehicles and self-propelled howitzers to allied countries in the Baltics and Eastern Europe in response to Russian actions in the Ukraine, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday.
ISIS has been forced from one of its stronghold outposts, a key access point to its self-declared capital, where it was entrenched for two years. And the defeat along a vital stretch of terrain could be a potential blueprint for more military successes against the militants.