And the youngest winner of a Nobel Prize visited VOA in Washington on Sunday.
As many as 50 refugees were found dead inside a truck in Austria Thursday.
The Chinese stock market rose sharply Thursday, ending several days of deep losses.
The Islamic State group has posted pictures on the Internet that, it says, show the destruction of a 2,000-year-old temple in Palmyra, Syria.
France announced Tuesday it has launched a terrorism investigation into last week’s armed attack on a train traveling between Amsterdam and Paris.
High-level officials from North and South Korea met Monday.
Police are searching thousands of homes and buildings in Bangkok for clues in a bomb attack at a religious shrine a week ago.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un placed his military on high alert and declared a “quasi-state of war” in areas near the country’s border with South Korea Friday.
Thai officials have issued an arrest warrant for a foreign man wanted in the bombing that killed at least 22 people Monday at a shrine in Bangkok.
Islamic State militants in Syria have beheaded the former director of antiquities in Palmyra.