Drills which will last until the end of the month will involve a variety of troops.
Parliament vote comes just as Iraqi forces retook a key town near the Islamic State-held city of Mosul.
Area repeatedly shaken by strong aftershocks as rescuers search for survivors.
Team suspended Aug. 7 because of evidence of a state-sponsored doping culture.
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Attacks in conflict-wracked nation carried out during 2014, 2015.
Agreement to end one of the world's longest-running armed conflicts must still be ratified.
Militant attack wounds at least 18 more in Kabul
Homes collapsed on top of residents as they slept
WASHINGTON — After scanning the vast reaches of the cosmos for Earth-like planets where life might exist, astronomers have found one right next door. A planet that is rocky like Earth and only slightly bigger has been discovered orbiting