At least 19 people have been killed, following Saudi-led coalition airstrikes, in Yemen, the day before a UN-brokered ceasefire deal is set to begin.
A military pilot has been injured, after a Swiss army jet crashed, due to unknown causes, in France.
At least one person has been killed, following a collision between two small planes, at an airshow in Switzerland.
An archeologist and antiquities scholar has been beheaded by Islamic State militants, in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
A helicopter crash, which occurred in the area surrounding popular Swiss tourist attraction, Jungfraujoch glacier, has killed the pilot of the aircraft.
According to a statement published by Swiss media, quoting the man’s brother, a former world champion kickboxer, who left Germany to become a jihadist in Syria, has died.
At least 50 people were killed or injured in a series of car bombs in Yemeni capital Sana’a, reponsibility for the attacks being claimed by Islamic State militants.
A shooting at a residential building in a town in the northern Swiss canton of Aargau has left several people dead, with the killer also believed to be among the dead.
Three Italian citizens have been killed, and a further two injured, after being caught in an avalanche in a notorious section of the Swiss Alps.
Two passenger trains in Switzerland have collided with each other near the city of Zurich, injuring many of the people on board.