Welcome to Aleppo, Syria. The relentless bombardment. The curse of barrel bombs. The growing list of casualties. Behind every statistic, there is almost unimaginable human suffering.
A British actor who abandoned his Hollywood career to fight Islamic State has returned to Syria for a second time as a volunteer.
The middle-class Briton dubbed "Jihadi Jack" tells Channel 4 News in an exclusive interview that he travelled to Syria to study and has "no regrets"- while insisting he is "currently" not a fighter.
A Syrian denied asylum in Germany kills himself and injures 12 others in a suicide bombing - the fourth violent attack in the country in less than a week.
Prime Minister Theresa May says the UK will not take on the European Council presidency next year after voting to leave the EU.
At least 84 people, including children, are killed after a man drives a lorry through crowds celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, in what the French authorities are calling a terror attack.
Tony Blair told US President George W Bush "I will be with you, whatever" eight months before parliament approved the invasion of Iraq, the Chilcot inquiry has found.