Iran has sentenced an Iranian-British woman accused of trying to overthrow the Islamic republic's government to five years in prison.
The United States says it is in the "very beginning" of discussing plans to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Thousands of people have rallied in Bucharest and other cities across Romania to protest government plans to pardon thousands of criminals and to decriminalize some offenses.
U.S. President Donald Trump has said he "recognizes the rights" of the hundreds of thousands of people around the world who protested in support of a "Women's March" in Washington against him.
Local officials in Yemen have said at least two suspected Al-Qaeda militants were killed in what they said was a U.S. drone strike.
U.S. Republican Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham he will support former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be secretary of state despite the nominee's close ties to Russia and President Vladimir Putin.
Russian 1,500-meter runner Andrei Dmitriyev has said that Russian coaches who were banned for doping activities have continued to work with the country's athletes.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has been reelected as head of the ruling United Russia Party.
The first day of talks aimed at solidifying the cease-fire in Syria’s civil war have ended in the Kazakh capital, Astana, with no breakthroughs reported.
The British government suppressed information about a failed nuclear missile test last June, The Times newspaper has reported.
Roman Catholic Pope Francis has warned Europeans against the dangers of populism, urging them not to repeat the mistakes of the 1930s.
Dozens were killed and injured when a passenger train derailed early on January 22 in India's Andhra Pradesh state.