U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called on Iran to be "constructive" at talks on its controversial nuclear program due to take place with world powers next week.
An ethnic Uzbek has been jailed for life after being found guilty of killing a doctor during ethnic clashes in southern Kyrgyzstan in June.
Kyrgyz authorities in the southern region of Batken have started buying property belonging to Tajik citizens along the Kyrgyz-Tajik border.
The underground Belarusian Free Theater (BST) will stage two performances in London on December 5.
A Chechen woman has welcomed a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights that awarded her and more than two dozen others record compensation for a deadly Russian air raid on their village.
The family of imprisoned Iranian journalist Mohammad Sadegh Kaboudvand has written to the UN Secretary General and international bodies to solicit help in securing his release.
On December 4, Kyrgyz President Roza Otunbaeva will task another political party to form a coalition government -- a move that would mean the collapse of the coalition formed just three days ago.
Mexico's army has captured a 14-year-old U.S. citizen suspected of being an assassin for a Mexican drug gang.
The wife of fugitive genocide suspect Ratko Mladic appeared in a Serbian court on weapons charges.
U.S. President Barack Obama made a surprise, four-hour visit to Afghanistan on December 3 and told U.S. troops fighting in the nine-year old war that they are succeeding in their mission to defeat the Taliban.
Russia has handed over more documents on the World War II Katyn massacres to Poland, ahead of an upcoming visit by President Dmitry Medvedev to Warsaw.
Northern Europe continues to battle against ice and snow, which have disrupting road, rail, and air traffic.