Two bombs have exploded outside a hotel in western Kabul where presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah was holding a rally.
The UN General Assembly has passed a Georgia-sponsored resolution reiterating the right of return of all displaced persons and refugees to breakaway Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
Tainted springwater has been excluded as a cause of a recent mass poisoning in the Chechen Republic's eastern district of Nozhai-Yurt.
Police and forces from Russia's Federal Migration Service (FMS) have detained 400 suspected illegal migrants in Moscow.
Rakhat Aliev, once the husband of the eldest daughter of Kazakhstan's president, has been arrested in Austria.
U.S. President Barack Obama has said he will not apologize for making a deal with the Taliban for the release of a detained U.S. soldier, despite fierce criticism from politicians in Washington.
Reports from Afghanistan say government security forces have arrested three members of the Taliban who are suspected of being involved in the kidnapping of a Christian Jesuit priest from India who was working in the western province of Herat.
World leaders are gathering in Normandy, France on June 6 for ceremonies commemorating the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of World War II.
Negotiators are meeting in Vienna for the second and final day in the latest round of talks aimed at resolving the Transdniester conflict.
The White House says U.S. President Barack Obama is sending an eight-member delegation to Kyiv for the June 7 inauguration of Ukraine’s president-elect, Petro Poroshenko.
Islamic clerics in Kyrgyzstan are meant to use their sermons -- starting with Friday Prayers on June 6 -- to urge followers to refrain from ethnic violence.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani is expected to visit Turkey next week to meet with Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.