Sunday February 22, 2015
An explosion has killed two people and wounded 11 in Ukraine's government-controlled eastern city of Kharkiv, officials said.
Friday February 20, 2015
In some of its sharpest criticism to date, the United States has accused Russia of "undermining" the global order by supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine.
Sunday February 15, 2015
Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have ignored a new ceasefire, saying it did not apply to the town where most fighting has taken place in recent weeks.
Thursday February 12, 2015
The EU may impose further sanctions if a ceasefire deal sealed in Minsk between Ukraine and Russian-backed rebels is not fully implemented, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said in Brussels tonight.
Monday February 09, 2015
A drone strike in Afghanistan has killed six people, including a veteran militant suspected of having defected to the Islamic State group from the Taliban.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
A Spanish peacekeeper and two Israeli soldiers were killed in an exchange of fire between Hezbollah and Israel, sparking fears of a full-blown conflict in southern Lebanon.
Monday January 19, 2015
Pro-Russian separatists have renewed attacks on Ukrainian forces at an airport complex in the east, after Kiev launched a mass operation to reclaim lost ground there that Russia called a "strategic mistake".
Tuesday January 13, 2015
A passenger bus came under heavy fire in eastern Ukraine today killing at least ten people, Ukrainian authorities said.
Wednesday December 31, 2014
An unmanned US aircraft that unleashed Hellfire missiles at a vehicle in Somalia earlier this week killed a leader of the al- Shabaab militant group.
Thursday December 18, 2014
Some of the key events and major issues from the year.