A local politician has been killed after his vehicle hit a roadside bomb in Pakistan's volatile northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province.
Afghan officials say unknown gunmen have dragged 13 male passengers out of two vehicles and shot them dead in northern Balkh Province.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says that a cease-fire agreement has been observed for the first time for an entire week in eastern Ukraine, where government forces have been engaged in military conflict with Russian-backed separatists.
Austrian police say more than 4,000 migrants have entered the country since the Hungarian government's surprise move to provide scores of buses for them.
Police in Tajikistan say security forces have closed in on a former defense official who is believed to be hiding in a mountainous area following deadly attacks in and around the capital, Dushanbe.
With the Iran nuclear deal considered likely to survive in the U.S. Congress despite near-unanimous opposition from Republicans, two leading GOP presidential candidates now say they only want to rewrite the deal, not repeal it.
A top official of Russia's only nonstate election-monitoring organization says the group is considering liquidating after being declared a "foreign agent."
The Czech Republic's counterintelligence agency says the number of Russian spies remains high and the Kremlin is building a spy network in Europe similar to the Soviet network before World War II.
An Iraqi soldier has been killed in clashes with gunmen as security forces searched for suspects in the abduction of 18 Turkish workers, Baghdad officials say.
White House hopes for stopping a congressional challenge to the Iran nuclear deal suffered a blow when a key Senate Democrat announced his opposition September 4.
Saudi Arabia is satisfied with U.S. President Barack Obama's assurances about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security and stability in the Middle East.
Polish Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz has said she wants the European Council to discuss ways to tackle the migrant crisis soon, as the situation would get out of control if more waves of migrants arrived in Europe.