Cuba has announced plans for a national five-day military exercise in order to prepare for “enemy action”.Details
Drones are being used to provide healthcare to communities in the most remote parts of the world, starting in Madagascar.Details
The Syrian war has captured the world’s attention. Hundreds of thousands have died and millions have been displaced in a bloody fight for power.Details
The US has cautioned North Korea that any use of nuclear arsenal would force the initiation of an “overwhelming” response.
The United Nations and the European Union have welcomed Russia’s announcement that it will hold an eight-hour ceasefire in the Syrian city of Aleppo.Details
Jaber al-Bakr, a Syrian migrant who was arrested for his plan to bomb Berlin airport, has committed suicide while in prison.Details
In a potential terror-related attack, two police officers have been stabbed in Brussels by a Belgian civilian.