CCTV images have emerged showing the three British teenage girls who are believed to have gone to Syria to join Islamic State.
The BBC speaks exclusively to a former member of Islamic State who met Mohammed Emwazi – dubbed “Jihadi John” – during his early days in Syria.
Iraq’s national museum has reopened 12 years after it was closed following the American invasion of the country.
In the parts of northern Syria where so called Islamic State has taken control, a brutal code of public floggings and executions is being enforced with particular dangers for women.
The city of Rio de Janeiro is celebrating its 450th anniversary on Sunday with a series of events.
Former Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov plays tribute to Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead in Moscow on Friday.
Police in Nepal have clashed with demonstrators angry at plans for a new constitution that they say is not democratic enough.
Hundreds of fire fighters in the southern Argentinean province of Chubut, continue to fight a huge forest fire that is threatening to engulf a renowned national park in Patagonia.