Hussain Al-Qatari, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 9:31am
Yemen's warring sides have freed a total of more than 700 prisoners, including more than 50 children, since the start of the peace talks a little more than two months ago, the U.N. special envoy for Yemen said Thursday.
Sinan Salaheddin, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 9:10am
Iraq's Defense Ministry has released footage showing airstrikes on dozens of vehicles described as a convoy of Islamic State fighters fleeing the western city of Fallujah following its recapture by the Iraqi military.
Egypt on Thursday expressed dissatisfaction with a vote by Italy's Senate to stop providing free spare parts for its F-16, a sanction for what Italy says is a lack of cooperation in the investigation into the torture and death of an Italian student in Cairo.
Jim Gomez, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 8:51am
The new Philippine foreign secretary made sensitive remarks Thursday about territorial disputes in the South China Sea that were broadcast live by the state-run TV network before it abruptly cut away from its coverage of the new president's first Cabinet meeting.
Jill Lawless, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 8:32am
The race to become Britain's next prime minister took a dramatic, unexpected turn Thursday as former London Mayor Boris Johnson — popular with the public and widely considered to be a front-runner — ruled himself out of contention after the defection of a key ally.
Sylejman Kllokoqi, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 8:31am
A bust of U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was unveiled Thursday in the main square of Albania's southernmost city of Saranda to honor what officials say is her contribution to Albania in the international arena.
Aida Cerkez, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 7:51am
Authorities said Thursday Bosnia's population shrank by nearly a quarter over the past 25 years, a period marked by the devastating 1992-95 war that took 100,000 lives and turned almost half of the population into refugees either within the country or abroad.
Daniella Cheslow, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 7:30am
A Palestinian assailant broke into a home in a West Bank settlement early Thursday and stabbed a 13-year-old Jewish girl to death as she slept in bed, the latest in a nine-month wave of violence that had recently shown signs of tapering off.
Nicole Winfield, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 7:11am
Italian authorities on Thursday significantly lowered the estimated number of migrants who died in a 2015 shipwreck that spurred Europe to beef up Mediterranean rescue efforts, suggesting the final death toll could be around 500 rather than 800.