Three police officers were killed in Tehran on Monday, a police spokesman said, as clashes broke out with members of a Muslim religious order seen as a threat to the Shi’ite theocratic establishment. Advertisements
At least three people have been killed, and another wounded, following a suspected racially-motivated shooting, in the US state of California.
At least eight people, believed to have been members of the same family, have been shot and killed, in the US state of Ohio.
A Jihadist group based in the Philippines, who recently declared allegiance to the Islamic State, is threatening to kill two German hostages captured in April by the group.