War in Afghanistan
A loud explosion rocked central Kabul early on Tuesday during rush hour, and a thick plume of black smoke could be seen rising from the vicinity of the sprawling US embassy in the Afghan capital, witnesses told Reuters. No casualties were reported.
War in North-West Pakistan
Context: Pakistan, War in North-West Pakistan, Mardan
Iraqi Civil War
Iraqi officials say police have unearthed two mass graves in the western city of Ramadi, with bodies of about 40 people killed by Islamic State militants.
Syrian Civil War
Air strikes that killed around 40 people in a crowded market in rebel territory in Syria were likely carried out by Syrian government forces, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday.
Context: President, earthquake, Rafael Correa, Ecuador
Sweden-United States relations
UPDATED: Deputy Prime Minister and Green Party co-leader Åsa Romson has told The Local she refuses to let terror set the agenda, after appearing to refer to the 9/11 attacks as accidents.
Taiwan said Tuesday it would protest to Beijing and Belgium after its delegation was barred at a global industry conference in Brussels due to complaints from China
Government to get assistance with border and security forces as Fayez al-Sarraj appeals for aid to fight Isis and rebuild country
India-United Kingdom relations
The Indian government tells the Supreme Court that the country should not try to reclaim the priceless Koh-i-Noor diamond from Britain.
Huang Yu convicted of leaking state secrets to unidentified foreign power, state television said on Tuesday
Context: Dresden, Lutz Bachmann, Pegida, German
Transgender rights in the United States
In a case that may have national implications, the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday in favor of a transgender student fighting to use the boys bathroom
Kidnapping and murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir
Yosef Chaim Ben-David well understood what he was doing and was in full control of his actions, Jerusalem court rules.
BUSAN, South Korea (AP) — The 14-year-old boy in the black school jacket stared at his sneakers, his heart pounding, as the policeman accused him of stealing a piece of bread. Even now, more than 30 years later, Choi Seung-woo…
Flint water crisis
Context: Flint water crisis, criminal charge, Michigan Attorney General, Flint, Michigan, Bill Schuette
2016 U.S. election
New York election results from the 2016 general election.
Philippine presidential election, 2016
Context: Philippine presidential election, 2016, rape, Rodrigo Duterte
Context: Norfolk Island, United Nations, Australia, Lisle Snell, Chief Minister, UN's list of Non-Self-Governing Territories
Context: son, Princess Sofia, Prince Carl Philip