Six Russian soldiers were killed in Chechnya Friday when gunmen tried to storm their base in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with members of the NATO alliance next week, after initially planning to skip ministerial talks, a spokesman said Friday.
Pope Francis on Friday warned European Union leaders the bloc risks dying without a new vision of the future based on the principles of solidarity on which it was founded.
North and South American countries will likely hold a special meeting next week on Venezuela’s economic and political crisis, a top Mexican official said on Friday.
Syrian government troops on Friday recaptured all points taken by rebels in a surprise offensive launched late last week in the east of the capital Damascus, state media said.
A third of Yemen’s 22 provinces are on the brink of famine, the UN said Friday, warning that 60 percent of the war-ravaged country’s population was going hungry.
At least 20 rebels and seven soldiers were killed over the past 24 hours in ongoing fighting in southern Yemen, a military source said Friday.
An 18-year-old Bahraini died Friday, nearly two months after he was shot in the head near a top opposition cleric’s home, Amnesty International said.
Croatian medics on Friday slammed the health minister for saying a hospital priest can sometimes do 20 times more good than a doctor, warning that their sector faces a deep crisis.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has asked Donald Trump’s administration not to encourage other EU-member countries to leave the bloc or “a new war” may break out in the Balkans.
Khalid Masood’s criminal past is a common marker for recent jihadists, but the London attacker’s age of 52 is unusual and there was little in his profile that could have given an early warning, experts said.