A Palestinian driver has been shot dead by Israeli soldiers, after reportedly carrying out a ramming attack on two policewomen in East Jerusalem, injuring both of them.
Five suspected al-Qaeda militants have been killed in a drone strike on a restaurant in the waterfront of the southern Yemeni city of Mukalla, a military spokesperson has said.
At least 40 people, mostly civilians, have been killed in two airstrikes in central and northern regions of Yemen.
At least 33 people have been killed, and more than 100 injured, following a suicide blast outside a bank in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.
One person has died, and five others are wounded, after a car bomb targeted the US consulate in the Iraqi Kurdistan city of Erbil.
At least 18 Afghan troops were killed in fighting with Taliban militants, after the attackers – supported by foreign fighters – overran and seized a number of Afghan military checkpoints in the country’s northeast.
A mortar shell fired by Houthi militants has killed three Saudi army officers near the Yemen border, a military spokesperson has said.
Yemeni militiamen have claimed that they have captured two Iranian military officers in the southern port city of Aden.
At least 100 Afghan schoolboys have been hospitalised for suspected poisoning following the consumption of a meal from a vendor outside their school.
Five Afghan aid workers, who were kidnapped by Taliban militants, have been found dead after the provincial governor refused the proposed ransom trade.