At least 52 people have been killed, and a further 12 injured, following a prison riot and fire, at a prison, near Monterrey, Mexico.
At least eight people have been killed, following violence in the Central African Republic, just days after a visit to the country from Pope Francis.
Four Kosovan jihadist suspects have been arrested, three in Italy and one in Kosovo, by Italian and Kosovan police forces
At least eight people, seven civilians and a UN peacekeeper, have been killed, following clashes at a refugee camp, in Central African Republic.
A collective of priests have demanded the resignation of a bishop in Chile, accused of covering up for a prominent priest who sexually abused altar boys.
Islamic State militants have been accused of harvesting the organs of their victims to help finance their terrorist activities, according to claims by a top Iraqi diplomat.
As many as 300 migrants remain unaccounted after two vessels carrying them to Italy from Libya sank this week, according to officials from the the UN refugee agency.