North Korea tests short-range missile

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Kim Jong-un held talks with the US president in February North Korea has tested several short-range missiles, according to reports from South Korea. They were fired from the Hodo peninsula…

Boeing 737 skids into Florida river

Image copyright US Navy via Reuters Image caption None of the 21 people who were injured sustained serious injuries A passenger plane slid off a runway in the US state of Florida on Friday night,…

Gaza rocket barrage prompts Israel strikes

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRockets were seen in the sky above Ashkelon in IsraelMilitants in the Gaza Strip have fired more than 200 rockets into Israel, the army says, prompting air…

IS group launches attack on Libya forces

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Members of the Libyan National Army (LNA) commanded by Khalifa Haftar, have been making advances Islamic State group militants say they were behind a Saturday attack on a training camp…

Bosnian war-torn mosque reopened

Image copyright EPA Image caption The Aladza Mosque was known for its colourful design Thousands of people have attended the re-opening of a renowned mosque in Bosnia, almost three decades since its destruction during the…

Sri Lanka urges public to hand in blades

Image copyright AFP Image caption Hundreds of weapons have been seized in searches since the 21 April attacks Sri Lankan authorities have called on the public to surrender swords and large knives amid heightened security…