Russia's state-owned gas giant Gazprom saw its profits drop some 70 percent in the first two months of this year
A court in Islamabad has ruled that criminal charges should be brought against a former CIA station chief and a CIA lawyer over a U.S. drone program targeting suspected militants in Pakistan.
Russia's the lower house of parliament has voted almost unanimously to strip the immunity of lawmaker Ilya Ponomaryov, the only member of the State Duma who voted against the annexation of Crimea last year.
An Armenian opposition group calling for antigovernment protests on April 24 says police searched its offices and summoned its leaders for questioning.
Elders in Georgia's Pankisi Gorge have called on the government to help them prevent teenagers from joining the Islamist State militant group.
Amnesty International (AI) says the Afghan government has failed to protect female activists, leaving them vulnerable to threats, sexual assault, and assassination.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expected to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on April 8 during a visit to Moscow.
Firefighters at a shipyard in northern Russia partially flooded a nuclear-powered submarine to extinguish a blaze that started aboard the vessel
A court in Kazakhstan has ordered three men suspected of organizing illegal migration of Uzbek citizens to Russia to be held in custody.
A court in St. Petersburg has authorized the government to block the social-network page of an online support group for LGBT teenagers in Russia.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says Pakistan is "not in a hurry" to decide whether to join a Saudi-led coalition targeting Iran-backed Shi'ite rebels in Yemen.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in Tehran for high-level meetings expected focus on strengthening trade and economic relations.