An overwhelming majority of Hungarians who voted in a referendum appear to have rejected the European Union migrant resettlement quotas.
India, one of the world’s largest emitters of greenhouse gases, has formally joined the Paris agreement on tackling climate change.
Turkish authorities have detained the brother of Fethullah Gulen, the self-exiled cleric whom Ankara blames for the July failed coup attempt.
Syrian activists say government forces, backed by Russian air strikes, have advanced in Aleppo, pressing their weeklong offensive to take the rebel-held part of the northern city.
Kyrgyz authorities have detained the wife of Tajik opposition activist Sobir Valiev, her family and human rights activists say.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has said her government will trigger the formal divorce process from the European Union by the end of March 2017.
The Ukrainian military and Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have announced a pullback from a frontline city as agreed upon in a demilitarization deal agreed to last month.
Polling stations have closed in local elections in Bosnia-Herzegovina that were held amid renewed ethnic tensions in the Balkan country, which is seeking to join the European Union.
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says the people responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine two years ago could be known by the end of 2016 and will be prosecuted.
Thousands of Pakistanis have rallied in a town on the border with India in a show of patriotism amid rising tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad over alleged cease-fire violations in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir.
Pope Francis has led a Mass in Azerbaijan's capital and held talks with the country's leader, as he continues a swing through the Caucasus preaching tolerance and peace.
Hungarians are voting in a referendum that is all but certain to send a strong -- if symbolic -- antimigrant message to the rest of the European Union.