Bodyguards for Somalia’s auditor general shot dead a government minister near the presidential palace on Wednesday evening, police said.
More than 100 Afghan soldiers were killed or wounded in a Taliban attack on an army base on Friday, the defence ministry has confirmed.
At least 19 children have been killed in a minibus crash near the South African capital, Pretoria, emergency services and officials say.
North Korea attempted a missile launch early Sunday local time but it failed “almost immediately” according to U.S. and South Korean military officials.
US-Egyptian charity worker Aya Hijazi has been acquitted by a court in Egypt after almost three years in prison.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has narrowly won a referendum to expand presidential powers, which could keep him in office until 2029.