Russia has announced plans to build five military bases, including one on the Kuril Islands.
The leader of Malawi said this month that his administration is working to end corruption by ensuring accountability and preventing financial crimes.
NATO launched its largest military exercise in more than a decade this week.
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Tens of thousands of refugees from Syria continue to flee unrest by traveling to Europe and neighboring countries.
A new study of public opinion in Turkey shows deep divisions in how the Turkish people view their country and the world around them.
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime says the amount of opium produced in Afghanistan has dropped by almost half compared to last year.
Conflict in the Middle East continues to grow as violence spreads from various flashpoints.
In Yemen, the human rights group Amnesty International has investigated a series of airstrikes against Houthi rebels last summer.
In Jerusalem, Palestinians increased attacks on occupying Israel.