At least two French police officers have been shot and wounded, after attempting to arrest a suspected radical Islamist on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion.
A 26-year-old man has died, following a shark attack off the coast of the Indian Ocean island of Réunion, local authorities have said.
An Indian military plane carrying more than 20 people has reportedly gone missing, over the Bay of Bengal, in the northeastern Indian Ocean.
At least three people have been killed, following an attack, by suspected Somali militants, in northern Kenya.
Al-Shabaab militants have reportedly seized control of two towns, over the past two days, as well as launching attacks on African Union convoys in the area, in southern Somalia.
Malaysian officials have confirmed that plane debris, discovered on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion, a French overseas department, are from Flight MH370.
A volcano has erupted on the Indian Ocean territory of Réunion, a French overseas territory, where a section of plane wing was discovered, believed to have come from the missing MH370 flight.
Debris, which washed up on the shores of the small Indian Ocean island of Réunion, a French overseas department, is almost undoubtedly from a Boeing 777, various experts have said.
At least three Kenyan soldiers were wounded when the truck they were travelling in hit a makeshift bomb, believed to have been planted by Somali Islamists.
An attack by Somali Islamists on a military base in neighbouring Kenya has killed two Kenyan soldiers, and at least 11 militants.