United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed on Tuesday for statesmanship to avoid war with North Korea.
U.S. President Donald Trump will urge United Nations member states on Tuesday to turn up the pressure on North Korea.
The breakup of either Iraq or Syria could lead to global conflict, Turkey's defence minister said.
Statue of Kalashnikov, who died in 2013, has him dressed in a bomber jacket and clutching an AK-47 in both hands.
British police said reports of a suspicious package near Holborn, central London, had turned out to be a false alarm.
OPEC and other oil producers are discussing several options for their supply-cut pact, including an extension and a further cut.
An off-roader modelled on Land Rover's classic Defender could be rolling off British production lines.
Tanks and rocket launchers mounted on armoured vehicles faced the Iraqi frontier.
Part of Britain's M1 motorway was closed after what police described as a suspicious object was found under a bridge.
Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the UK is denied access to Europe's single market, according to a Reuters survey.