At least 33 people have been killed across Pakistan following a series of violence and bombings on the day of the country’s general elections.
At least 50 people have been killed in a wave of suicide bombings and gun attacks in southern Syria, while some reports putting the death toll as high as more than 100 dead.
A gunman, claiming to be a member of Islamic State, has taken at least one person hostage in a supermarket in Trèbes, in the south of France.
At least 17 people have been killed after gunmen carried out a suicide attack southeast of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, local media reported.
At least 184 people have been killed following an attack by suspected militants on Egypt’s restive North Sinai province, state media said.
At least five people are injured, following a series of incidents in Edmonton, Canada which police are investigating as possible acts of terrorism.
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the terror attack in Barcelona which has killed 13 people and injured more than 80 others.
At least 31 people have been killed, and a further 35 wounded, following a suicide bombing at a crowded marketplace in Iraq.
Two US Army Rangers who were killed in fighting with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan this week may have been hit by friendly fire, according to the Pentagon.
At least 140 Afghan soldiers have been killed, following an attack by Taliban suicide attackers, disguised as army personal, on an army base in the country’s north.