At least 30 people have been killed, following an attack by two suicide bombers, near the Syrian capital Damascus’ main Shi’ite shrine.
At least 43 migrants, including 17 children, have been killed, after their boats capsized, off two Greek islands, near the Turkish coast.
Israeli forces have killed a Palestinian, who reportedly attempted to stab soldiers, while an Israeli woman was wounded in a separate knife attack.
Unidentified gunmen have shot dead a former Burundian military chief, in the country’s capital, Bujumbura, the second high-profile killing this month.
At least 37 people have been killed, following clashes between Islamic State militants, and fighters from a rival rebel group, in the Libyan city of Sirte.
A blogger, and advocate for secularism, has been hacked to death in Bangladesh, by armed attackers wielding machetes, the fourth such killing this year.
At least 15 people were killed, and dozens wounded, in a series of Saudi-led airstrikes across several provinces in Yemen.
At least two people have been killed, and wounded six others, following a car bomb near a mosque in the Yemeni capital Sana’a.
At least 43 people were killed in heavy fighting, between Houthi fighters and supporters of exiled president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, in Yemen.
A series of Saudi-led airstrikes have killed at least 19 people across Yemen, just one day after shells fired from Yemen reportedly killed two Saudi soldiers.