Afghan government officials said Wednesday that Taliban chief Mullah Omar is dead.
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is in Iran.
North Korea’s ambassador to China says his country is not interested in international negotiations about its nuclear program.
South Korea says the MERS outbreak in the country is over.
U.S. scientists said Thursday that they had discovered a planet similar to Earth around a distant sun-like star.
Turkey briefly blocked access to Twitter Wednesday to prevent the spread of images of Monday’s bombing in Suruc.
At least 20 people were killed in northern Cameroon Wednesday in two suicide bombings.
Burundi held a presidential election Tuesday.
The Chad government accused the former of being responsible for more than 40,000 killings.
Officials from Japan’s Mitsubishi Corporation have apologized for the company’s use of American prisoners of war as slave laborers during World War II.