The video shows the soldiers being shot dead on the amphitheatre's stage in front of the militant group's flag

IS video shows execution of 25 Syrian soldiers

04 Jul The self-styled Islamic State militant group has released a video showing several dozen Syrian government soldiers being executed by teenagers in the ancient amphitheatre in the city of Palmyra.

Eurotunnel said services were delayed and cancelled after migrants attempted to access restricted areas on the French side

Migrants disrupt channel tunnel services

04 Jul Dozens of migrants trying to stowaway on vehicles crossing the Channel by tunnel between France and England broke through perimeter fences at Calais overnight, temporarily halting traffic.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (second from left) prior to nuclear talks in Vienna

Past Iran nuclear work report 'ready by year end'

04 Jul The United Nations nuclear watchdog can likely issue a report on its investigation into past Iranian research suspected of being linked to nuclear weapons development by the end of the year if Tehran co-operates, the agency's chief has said.

Boko Haram has killed thousands of people in a six-year-old insurgency

Dozens killed after Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

03 Jul Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have rounded up and shot dead dozens of people in a raid in a town in northeast Nigeria as part of a resurgence of attacks in Borno state in the past month.

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