North Korea's UN ambassador met with a senior UN official who made a recent trip to Pyongyang to push for talks on ending the nuclear crisis
Iraq hanged 38 jihadists belonging to the Islamic State group or al-Qaeda for terrorism offenses, provincial authorities said.
At least 6,700 Rohingya were killed in Myanmar's Rakhine state in the weeks following a brutal crackdown by authorities, according to an MSF estimate
A Belgian court closed extradition proceedings against deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont after Spain dropped the European arrest warrant against him.
Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz wants Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to visit, his spokesman said Wednesday.
Two Reuters journalists have been arrested in Myanmar for the possession of "important security documents," local authorities said on Wednesday.
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates put forward $130 million Wednesday towards fighting jihadists in West Africa's Sahel region.
Breathing has recently become hazardous in the Afghan capital city of Kabul due to mounting air pollution that has started to fuel temporary migration.