World Bulletin / News Desk
At least six people were killed in a suicide attack in central Iraq, a security source said Sunday.
A suspected ISIL suicide bomber targeted families trying to flee the town of Hit, near Ramadi, the source said on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on speaking to the media. Twelve were injured in the blast.
Fighting between ISIL and Iraqi government forces around Hit has seen people targeted by roadside bombs to prevent them from fleeing the town.
The source also said 35 ISIL militants were killed in airstrikes by coalition forces near al-Kasriyat, about 90 kilometers (56 miles) west of Ramadi.
Pro-independence associations call for protests Tuesday against decision to jail the two leaders
Turkish military launches jets, drones after soldiers martyred in ambush in Zap region
Defense Ministry says that officials closely monitoring developments
'Yemen has been a hub for terrorist recruiting, training and transit for years,' Pentagon says
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Nine people have so far been rescued by search teams scouring the seas off the island of La Tortue, Haiti's civil emergency agency said, adding they were pessimistic about the prospect of more survivors.
Foreign ministers meeting in Luxembourg signed off a new package of measures including a ban on investments in North Korea and on EU exports of oil to Pyongyang.
Chancellor Angela Merkel says election defeat in Lower Saxony will not weaken bargaining position ahead of coalition talks
Pope Francis also says governments should cooperate globally to stop forced migration
As tensions continue to mount between Baghdad and Erbil, Iraqi army begins operations to secure oil-rich Kirkuk province
In Portugal, Prime Minister Antonio Costa declared a state of emergency as more than 5,800 firefighters fought some 30 major fires still raging Monday.
The most senior figure in the Church of England wrote in the Financial Times that Britain's "broken" economic model was leaving younger generations behind.
President Emmanuel Macron launched strong televised defense of his first five months
Residents of the Somali capital, while wearily accustomed to regular bombs and attacks by Islamist militants, have been left stunned by the monster explosion Saturday which gutted surrounding buildings and left victims burned beyond recognition.
European Council points to 'disproportionate' use of force by Myanmar's army in Rohingya crisis
The Social Democrats saw a firm display of support from Macedonia’s electorate on Sunday.