2017-18 Spanish constitutional crisis
Unionists dismiss Quim Torra as puppet of former president and point to controversial tweets
Politics of Italy
Context: 2013 tax evasion sentence, Milan, Politics of Italy, Silvio Berlusconi
Iraqi parliamentary election, 2018
Iraq saw a record low turnout on Saturday in its first elections since the collapse of the Islamic State group, pointing to widespread dissatisfaction with the direction of the country under Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and presaging a long period of deal-making as politicians squabble over posts ...
Politics of Malaysia
Former deputy PM, jailed on sodomy charges in 2015, to receive royal pardon this week
Japan-North Korea relations
Comments come as Tokyo seeks to determine whether Pyongyang would be willing to resolve the abduction issue and ditch its weapons programs in return for economic aid.
EgyptAir Flight 804
Context: Apple, EgyptAir Flight 804, iPad
Eurovision Song Contest 2018
Crown goes to Netta of Israel with her quirky entry Toy, in memorable contest after stage invader interrupted UK’s song
Internal conflict in Myanmar SS Shan State
Context: Internal conflict in Myanmar SS Shan State, Myanmar Army, Shan State, Ta'ang National Liberation Army
2018 Paris knife attack
A man stabs several people, killing one, before being shot dead by police in the Opera district.
2018 Gaza border protests
The tunnel was the ninth to be destroyed by the IDF in a year.
Burundian unrest (2015-present)
Context: Burundi, Burundian unrest (2015-present), Cibitoke Province