A five-day cease-fire began Tuesday between a coalition of Arab countries and Houthi rebels in Yemen.
The leader of Saudi Arabia will not take part in talks with U.S. and other Arab officials this week.
Iran’s official IRNA news agency reported that its government released the Maersk Tigris cargo ship today.
British voters are voting in a close election that could oust Prime Minister David Cameron from office.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday he will discuss a proposed “humanitarian pause” in Yemen during his talks in Saudi Arabia.
A court in Afghanistan has sentenced four men to death and jailed eight more for the beating death of a woman in March.
France’s lower house of Parliament has approved a measure would permit spying on terrorism suspects.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Mogadishu, Somalia, Tuesday.
The Australian Federal Police has defended its cooperation with Indonesia in the case of two drug traffickers.
Top political leaders from Taiwan and China met for the first time in six years Monday.