Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 8:42pm
Two dozen Syrian civilian organizations and humanitarian aid groups are threatening to end their participation in peace talks unless the international community takes major steps to protect civilians and enforce a cessation of hostilities in the country.
Zeynep Bilginsoy, Suzan Fraser and Dominique Soguel, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 8:22pm
A suicide attack at Istanbul's busy Ataturk Airport Tuesday killed dozens and wounded more than 140 as Turkish officials blamed the carnage at the international terminal on three suspected Islamic State group militants.
Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 5:31pm
Sweden and Kazakhstan won contested elections for coveted seats on the Security Council on Tuesday and the Netherlands and Italy ended a battle for another seat by agreeing to split the two-year term on the U.N.'s most powerful body.
Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 4:50pm
A prominent dual British-Lebanese journalist who hosted a talk show critical of the government of Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi arrived in Beirut on Tuesday after authorities in Cairo briefly detained her and then deported her, her lawyer said.
Jon Gambrell, Associated Press | Posted Jun 28th - 2:41pm
An activist detained in Bahrain in an intensifying crackdown on dissent was taken to a military hospital Tuesday after suffering an irregular heartbeat following 15 days of being held in isolation, his supporters said.