Egyptian journalists are criticizing the country’s new anti-terrorism legislation.
American and Iranian officials met for three hours Wednesday in Vienna, Austria, to try to reach an agreement on Iran’s nuclear program.
Greece asked its European neighbors for a new three-year bailout Wednesday.
Pope Francis has flown to South America for an eight-day visit to Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay.
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday.
Officials in Nigeria say two bomb attacks have killed more than 40 people.
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.