U.S. President Barack Obama has called for an inclusive, democratic Iraq free of violence.
Authorities say one airport security officer was killed and seven other people were injured when a gunman opened fire at the Los Angeles International Airport on November 1.
Pakistani Taliban sources have confirmed the group's leader, Hakimullah Mehsud, was killed by a suspected U.S. drone strike on November 1 in Northern Waziristan.
Visiting Kazakh Prime Minister Serik Akhmetov discussed bilateral cooperation between Astana and Bishkek with his Kyrgyz counterpart, Jantoro Satybaldiev.
Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yildiz says Turkey will help ship Iraqi oil to world markets
The Council of Europe's human rights commissioner says he wants Azerbaijan to implement a series of reforms before Baku takes over the chairmanship of the Council of Europe (CoE).
Tajikistan has acknowledged reckless driving by children of the country's elite has been responsible for deadly traffic accidents.
Russia's state nuclear company, Rosatom, has won a tender to construct Jordan's first nuclear power plant.
Senior officials from Russia and Japan have started two days of talks.
Tajikistan's opposition Social Democratic Party says it will boycott this month's presidential election.
A Russian-American-Italian trio of cosmonauts and astronauts have taken a Soyuz space capsule on a rare trip around the International Space Station.
The deputy speaker of Russia's State Duma, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, says guidelines should be introduced to restrict or censor what can be said during public discussions related to ethnic tensions in Russia.