A ceremony was held in in northwest China to mark the launch of Line C of the Central Asia-China natural gas pipeline.
Militants from the radical Islamic group that controls parts of north and western Iraq have posted photos online that appear to show massacres of hundreds of captured Iraqi soldiers.
Pakistan's military has announced the start of what it called a "comprehensive operation" against militants in the North Waziristan tribal area.
Police said Elvis Pista, parliamentary candidate from the party of Kosovar Prime Minister Hashim Thaci, was shot four times as he left a restaurant in the southern town of Rahovec early on June 15.
Bosnia-Herzegovina is playing its first game ever in a World Cup tournament on June 15, going up against former world champions Argentina in their opening Group F match.
The announcement of the new talks came one day ahead of a deadline for Ukraine to pay a $1.95 billion debt or face the prospect of Russian natural gas deliveries being halted.
Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili voted in Tbilisi as the country's electorate goes to the polls in local elections.
The Kremlin on June 15 is hosting a reception that marks the start of weeklong gathering of power energy sector leaders from around the world.
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was traveling to Minsk on June 15 for a two-day official visit to include talks about Ukraine’s crisis with Belarusian Foreign Minister Uladzimir Makey.
European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso says the European Union and Azerbaijan are stepping up efforts aimed at implementing the Southern Corridor project.
Afghan officials say a roadside bomb exploded beside a minibus that was carrying Afghan election workers home from voting stations on the night of June 14, killing 10 adults and a child.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has urged U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in a phone call to use his influence over Ukraine's leaders to convince them to suspend Kyiv's military offensive in the separatist east.