A new video released online shows a group of Pakistani and Afghan militants beheading a Pakistani soldier after pledging allegiance to the Islamic State jihadist group.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has announced that Washington will host a summit on February 18 on how to fight “violent extremism around the world” in the wake of the recent Paris terrorist attacks.
The coach of the Afghanistan’s national soccer team has been stabbed and injured by unknown attackers in Kabul.
Croatia's conservative opposition candidate was ahead in a runoff presidential vote January 11.
More than 1 million people and 40 world leaders participated in a march to honor the victims of deadly terrorist attacks in Paris.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Russian President Vladimir Putin that a four-way summit on the Ukraine crisis will not be held until progress has been made on the Minsk peace plan.
In Pakistan, at least 65 people have been killed in a pair of accidents invovling passenger buses.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told visiting Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro in Tehran on January 10 that he supports cooperating to try to reverse the downward spiral of oil prices.
Police have arrested a man in western Germany suspected of being a member of the extremist Islamic State group.
Russian news agencies quoted Finance Minister Anton Siluanov as saying that Moscow had "every reason" to demand repayment, as Ukraine's public debt has exceeded 60 percent of gross domestic product, violating the terms of the bond issue.
The Islamist militant group Hamas has condemned the deadly attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying "differences of opinion and thought cannot justify murder."
Hundreds of people have rallied in southern Afghanistan to praise the deadly attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.