A suicide bomber and six gunmen staged a brazen attack on the Afghan parliament, killing two civilians. All of the attackers were killed by Afghan security forces. The Taliban claimed responsibility.
An Afghan official says the Taliban have captured a second district in the northern province of Kunduz following intense clashes with local security forces.
A Russian activist who works with opposition leader Aleksei Navalny is in hospital after being beaten while on a campaign trip in Russia's Far East.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has said it was unclear whether an international deal could be reached on Iran's nuclear program by a June 30 deadline.
At least two people were killed and nine injured during clashes between security forces and internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Bannu town in northwestern Pakistan.
Officials in Pakistan have raised the death toll from a brutal heat wave in the Karachi area to at least 148.
Hundreds of passengers were delayed in Poland's capital, Warsaw, as a result of a cyberattack against the national air carrier, LOT.
People across Russia are lighting "memory candles" to mark the 74th anniversary of the Nazi German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941.
European leaders said they hope to clinch a deal with Greece this week after the debt-strapped nation finally offered economic reforms that are potentially acceptable to the European Union and International Monetary Fund.
A senior Russian security official is asserting that the United States wishes Russia did not exist.
Ukraine's military says two of its soldiers have been killed and six wounded in fighting between government forces and separatists in the country's east.
Afghan officials say government forces have regained control of a district in the northeastern province of Badakhshan.