U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson planning to remove Iraq and Myanmar from a list denouncing the world's worst offenders in the use of child soldiers, sources told Reuters exclusively. Alva French reports.
Iraqi forces free hundreds of civilians in Mosul Old City as troops battle to retake the ancient quarter from Islamic State militants, mounting a last stand in what was the de facto capital of their "caliphate". Pascale Davies reports.
Intelligence Ministry agents "were able to arrest a group linked to Islamic state that intended to carry out terror operations in religious cities
Aircraft deals presented a challenge to Trump
France's interior minister rejected calls from charities for a new migrant reception centre in the northern port of Calais.
Russia's defence ministry said a week ago it believed it may have killed Baghdadi.
Most production sectors showed positive growth during the 2017 first quarter
- France has instructed local officials to show more humanity towards migrants, the government spokesman said.
Food aid has reached Syria's Kurdish-dominated city of Qamishli by road for the first time in two years.
Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday there was high degree of certainty that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was dead.