Parliament in Moldova will hold a no-confidence vote next week against the coalition government following weeks of protests sparked by a banking scandal.
At least ten people -- including six children -- have been killed and several others wounded in a suicide bomb attack at a Shi'ite mosque in southwest Pakistan.
U.S. and Iraqi forces have rescued dozens of hostages who faced "imminent mass execution" by Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and a U.S. soldier was killed during the operation.
U.S. President Barack Obama has said he wants to deepen U.S. relations with Pakistan.
Twelve Russian citizens suspected by Ankara of having links to the Islamic State (IS) extremist group have been detained in Istanbul.
Hundreds of people have rallied in the Georgian capital to support the embattled television channel -- Rustavi-2.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is set to appear as a witness in the Republican-led investigation into the deadly 2012 attacks on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, that have long shadowed her presidential aspirations.
Pakistani military said that air strikes have killed 21 "terrorists" in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border.
The UN human rights chief has criticized the Czech Republic for its policy of detaining migrants in "degrading conditions" and strip-searching them for money to pay for their own detention.
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has said Russia will permanently deploy a military unit in the Arctic by 2018.
Kyrgyz authorities say police have recaptured a convict, who remained at large after a recent mass jail break.
A court has shut down one of Kazakhstan's very few independent publications, known for its criticism of government policies.