Taliban fighters have raided a prison in eastern Afghanistan.
Egyptian security forces have killed 12 people, including Mexicans, in Egypt’s western desert.
Malaysian officials say they have arrested three people in connection with the deadly bombing last month in Bangkok, Thailand.
The governor of Japan’s southern island of Okinawa says he will cancel permits for building a new United States air base on Okinawa.
Queen Elizabeth II is set to reach an important milestone this week – becoming Britain’s longest-ruling head of state.
Europe’s migrant crisis has brought the situation of hundreds of thousands of people fleeing conflict or seeking a better life to the world’s attention.
The United States Senate has blocked a resolution to reject the agreement between world powers and Iran.
The United States said Thursday it will accept at least 10,000 Syrian refugees in the coming year.
Al-Qaida-led rebels killed 56 Syrian government soldiers during an attack on an air base in Idlib province.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says his country’s economy is facing “a number of difficulties and downward pressure.”