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IS 'decimated' and down to last mile of territory, says US vice president Mike Pence
The Islamic State caliphate has been "decimated" and the last mile of IS-controlled territory in Syria is being captured by American-backed forces, says US vice president Mike Pence.
'I don't trust anyone': The British women who married IS jihadis
Reema Iqbal is talking to us from behind the plastic sheeting which marks the tented area which is now her home in Roj camp in northeast Syria.
Militants using civilians as human shields delay capture of final IS enclave Baghuz
Hundreds of civilians still living in Islamic State's final enclave have emerged and are being used as human shields - forcing US-backed troops to delay capturing the village.
Emiliano Sala: Mourners visit footballer's coffin ahead of cremation
Mourners have been paying their final respects to Emiliano Sala at a memorial service in Santa Fe.
Nigeria postpones presidential election at last minute
Nigeria's presidential election has been postponed just hours before polls were due to open.
UK on wrong side of law on Saudi arms sales, watchdog warns
Britain is "narrowly on the wrong side" of international law over arms sales to Saudi Arabia during the Yemen conflict, a Westminster watchdog has warned.
Hitler actor Bruno Ganz, who went viral in memes, dies
The actor Bruno Ganz, who was most famous for playing Adolf Hitler in the Oscar-nominated film Downfall, has died aged 77.
India vows 'crushing response' as Kashmir bombing leaves at least 41 soldiers dead
India's prime minister has warned Pakistan of a "crushing response" to a suicide bombing that left at least 41 soldiers dead in Kashmir.
Trump signs bill to avert shutdown - but national emergency for Mexico wall funding stays
Donald Trump has signed legislation to avert another government shutdown after announcing a national emergency at the US-Mexico border in an attempt to get funding for his wall.
Aurora shooting: Man 'armed with laser-sighted gun' kills five after losing job
A gunman who killed five people and wounded several police officers at a warehouse near Chicago opened fire as he was being fired by the company, authorities say.