The Afghan intelligence agency says the leader of the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in the Afghanistan and Pakistan region has been killed in a air strike.
Syrian activists say at least 28 people have been killed by a Syrian government air strike against the town of al-Bab, which is controlled by the Islamic State (IS) militant group.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the investigation into the downing last year of a Malaysian passenger airliner over eastern Ukraine is "really close to naming those guilty."
Tens of thousands gathered near Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, to mark the 20th anniversary of Europe's worst mass killing since the Holocaust.
India and Pakistan, the newest prospective members of a growing economic club formed by Russia and China in the Eurasian region, hailed the emergence of an economic axis not centered around the West.
Greece cleared two hurdles July 11 on its way to getting another European bailout: it won tentative approval for a sweeping budget reform plan from top European lenders while Greece's own parliament resoundingly endorsed the plan.
A top sports court July 10 awarded Albania a victory over Serbia in a soccer game that was abandoned when a drone with a political banner flew into the stadium and sparked violence.
The United States and its allies targeted the Islamic State with 16 airstrikes in Iraq and 15 strikes in Syria, the U.S. military said July 10.
European authorities believe Greece's sweeping budget reform plan is good enough to be the basis for a new bailout worth 74 billion euros, European Union sources said July 10.
French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angel Merkel have called on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to ensure partial self-rule for the pro-Russian separatist east.
Islamic State (IS) militants have attacked Iraqi security forces near the two main cities of the western province of Anbar.
Russia has protested plans to demolish a Soviet war memorial in Poland.