“You know what? Fuck it, why don’t we talk about something lighter…like Ukraine?”
Hamas says it was not consulted by Egyptian officials who negotiated the deal.
Iranian president denounces ISIS fighters as “killers and terrorists,” and promises to protect Iraq’s Shiite shrines.
Hassan Rouhani cut a forlorn figure when he posted a picture on Twitter of him watching the World Cup match between Iran and Nigeria. Much like the game, which ended 0-0, he doesn’t look terribly excited.
Iraq’s second-largest city now in the hands of ISIS fighters, as civilian crisis escalates.
King Juan Carlos helped usher in democracy after the dictator Franco died in 1975, but recently the Spanish royal family has been mired in scandal after scandal. As he abdicates, we take a look at the best — and worst — of a controversial king.
Across Europe voters have rejected the political elite, turning in their droves to radical nationalist parties that want to see the end of the European Union.
Tens of thousands have taken to the streets in Istanbul in defiance of government ban on Labor Day demonstrations.
Flooding has killed at least 100 people in Afghanistan, leaving thousands more homeless.