The ruling Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) has declared victory in Kosovo's June 8 parliamentary elections.
Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has announced that Bulgaria is suspending work on the disputed Russian-backed South Stream gas pipeline following criticism from the European Union and United States.
The breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia held elections to its self-styled parliament on June 8.
Two main FIFA sponsors -- Sony and Adidas -- have voiced concern over fresh allegations that the world football governing body's decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar was tainted by bribes.
A suicide bombing at a Kurdish political party office has killed at least 18 people and injured some 55 in a town northeast of Baghdad.
Washington is reassembling key members of a team that held secret negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program last year, leading to a breakthrough temporary agreement.
Voting has ended in Kosovo's early parliamentary elections, which were called after the legislature was dissolved last month.
Residents of four villages in northern Afghanistan were desperately trying to find missing relatives on June 8, two days after a flash flood washed away 2,000 houses, killed scores of people, and forced thousands to flee.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has met with Moldovan President Nicolae Timofti during his visit to Kyiv for the inauguration of new Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
The exiled founder of Pakistan’s Muttahida Qaumi Movement, the MQM party, has been released on bail after being detained by London police on suspicion of money laundering.
Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova has won her second French Open title, defeating Romanian Simona Halep with 6-4, 6-7, 6-4 victory.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has nominated Jordan's ambassador to the United Nations as the next UN high commissioner for human rights.