Afghan officials say at least 10 people were killed when Taliban militants wearing military uniforms mounted a six-hour siege on a court complex on April 9.
Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has voiced strong support for Ukraine during a speech in the parliament in Kyiv, and urged other nations to back the country as its struggles against Russian interference.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani says Tehran wants international sanctions lifted on the day that a final deal curbing its nuclear program is implemented.
Amnesty International says it has new evidence of “execution-style killings” by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.
U.S. television star Kim Kardashian and her family have arrived in Yerevan to mark the 100th anniversary of the massacre of ethnic Armenians in the Ottoman Empire.
The United States has warned Iran over its alleged support for Shi'ite Huthi rebels in Yemen, saying it will not "stand by" and let Tehran destabilize the region.
The Islamic State (IS) group's loss of at least three large Iraqi oil fields is depriving the Sunni extremist group of a crucial source of income.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is due to meet with his Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras in Moscow on April 9.
The White House is declining to name the source of a hack to its unclassified e-mail system amid reports that it came from Russia.
A major French television network has been hacked by people claiming allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) extremist group.
Iran has accused the world's five nuclear powers of failing to eliminate their stockpiles and called for talks on a treaty aimed at nuclear disarmament by a target date.
Iran has reportedly dispatched a navy destroyer and another vessel to the seas near war-torn Yemen.