A Turkish soldier has been killed, reportedly by Islamic State militants, during a military operation in Syria.
At least 52 people have been killed, and more than 100 more wounded, following a bomb blast at a remote Sufi shrine in Pakistan.
At least 18 people have been killed, after two roadside bombs struck a convoy of fleeing people, fleeing an Islamic State-controlled town in northern Iraq.
At least four people have been killed, after an attack by gunmen on motorcycles at a religious gathering in Karachi, in Pakistan.
A senior military officer and a soldier have been killed, following a roadside explosion, in Egypt’s restive North Sinai region.
At least one person has been killed, following a bomb blast, on a main road in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
At least 30 civilians have been kidnapped and killed, by suspected Islamic State militants, in Afghanistan.
At least 19 people have been killed, after Islamic State militants launched a counter-offensive on the city of Kirkuk, in northeastern Iraq.
Police in Brussels have detained a man who held 15 people hostage in a supermarket in the Belgian capital, with no reported injuries from the incident.
A man, suspected of an apparent criminal shooting, has died, and an injured woman he reportedly took hostage been rescued, following an incident in western Germany.