Serbia has issued a strong protest against a new statue in Croatia of an ultranationalist independence fighter who assassinated the Yugoslav ambassador to Sweden in 1971.
The U.S. military has carried out air strikes in Libya following a request to attack the extremist Islamic State (IS) group's stronghold.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says average Iranians have not yet benefited from a nuclear deal signed with world powers last year that lifted economic sanctions against the country.
An explosion in a restaurant in Russia's North Caucasus region of Daghestan has injured at least 23 people, some of whom are reportedly in critical condition.
The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) is demanding unfettered access across eastern Ukraine after one of its monitoring missions there was threatened at gunpoint by Russia-backed separatists.
Two U.S. cybersecurity companies say their analyses of a hack on the computers of a Democratic Party fund-raising group shows Russian hackers to be responsible.
The Turkish Foreign Ministry has summoned Germany's charge d'affaires in Ankara to protest a decision that prevented President Recep Tayyip Erdogan from addressing a rally in Cologne via a video link.
Turkey says it has arrested 11 fugitive soldiers accused of trying to seize President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a failed coup earlier this month.
The Kremlin says all five aboard a Russian military helicopter downed in Syria have been killed.
A court in Moscow has refused to change the suspended sentence of Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny to an actual prison term.
Kyrgyz authorities have arrested another member of the opposition People's Parliament movement suspected of involvement in an alleged plot to overthrow the government.
Kyrgyz authorities say they have detained a 20-year-old man on his way to join the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in Syria.