Riders from a Russian nationalist motorcycle group on April 25 began a ride toward Berlin to commemorate the Soviet Red Army's offensive against Nazi Germany, despite Warsaw’s announcement that it would refuse to let them into Poland.
Fierce clashes are being waged to the north of Fallujah between the Iraqi Army and Islamic State (IS) militants, a day after an ambush killed an Iraqi general and three staff officers.
Five members of an Afghan family have been killed by a mortar shell that hit their house in eastern Afghanistan.
One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and two wounded in shelling by pro-Russian separatists near the port of Mariupol in southeastern Ukraine.
A Macedonian train killed a migrant walking on the tracks near the capital, Skopje, in the second railroad accident involving migrants in the country in two days.
French President Francois Hollande has met with his Azerbaijani counterpart, Ilham Aliyev, in Baku for discussions that focused on rights abuses in Azerbaijan and the country's dispute with Armenia over the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Authorities in Nepal say the death toll from the April 25 earthquake has climbed above 1,900.
The first round of talks aimed at pushing forward a final deal on Iran's nuclear program has ended in Vienna.
Iraqi security forces have recaptured a key bridge from Islamic State (IS) militants in the capital of the western Anbar Province.
Iran's Foreign Ministry has summoned the Saudi charge d'affaires in Tehran to protest Riyadh's alleged interception of Iranian planes carrying humanitarian aid to war-torn Yemen.
A female Pakistani human rights activist has been killed in a drive-by shooting in the port city of Karachi.
The Russian Foreign Ministry says it has protested Poland's decision to refuse entry to a group of Russian motorcyclists on a tour it says is meant to commemorate Soviet war victories during World War II.