Pope Francis has flown to South America for an eight-day visit to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay.
Tunisia has detained 12 people in connection with an attack last week that killed 38 people, an official said Thursday.
An appeals court in Afghanistan has cancelled death sentences given to four men found guilty of murder earlier this year.
Philippine officials said at least 36 people are dead and more are missing after a passenger boat capsized in the central part of the country.
An Egyptian group connected to the Islamic State militants claimed responsibility for attacks Wednesday in the Sinai Peninsula.
Liberia has confirmed two mores case of Ebola, a few days after a young boy died from the virus.
Negotiations on Iran’s nuclear program have been extended until July 7, U.S. officials said Tuesday.
China also announced on Tuesday its contribution to a global climate deal.
A 17-year-old boy has died in Liberia from the disease Ebola.
It increasingly appears there will not be an agreement with Iran to limit its nuclear activities — at least not by June 30.