The United States is promising to accept more refugees fleeing from wars in Syria and other areas.
Britain said Tuesday it would consider more airstrikes against militants in Syria if they meant stopping likely terror attacks against British interests.
Turkish fighter jets carried out more airstrikes against Kurdish militants Tuesday morning.
North and South Korea have agreed to restart a program to permit the reunion of families separated by the Korean War.
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is calling for international representatives to closely watch her country’s general elections in November.
China is among those governments that have banned single women from freezing their eggs for future use.
South Korea, China and Japan have announced joint talks in October or November in an effort to reduce tensions between the nations.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has express support for a vote in Iran’s parliament on the nuclear deal Iran agreed to with six world powers.
Guatemalan president Otto Perez Molina has resigned after being connected to a corruption case.
The United Nations says conflict in the Middle East and North Africa are keeping more than 13 million children in nine countries from attending school.