At least 16 people drowned on April 24 after an inflatable boat sank in the Aegean Sea between Turkey and Greece's Lesbos island, the UNHCR said
Author - Fergus Kelly
The Police Service of Northern Ireland said a "sizeable" viable explosive device was found outside a primary school in north Belfast on April 23
Coverage of France's first round of presidential elections. which is likely to select two candidates for a runoff on May 7.
Ireland's Citizens' Assembly voted on April 22 that the controversial Eighth Amendment to the constitution which limits access to abortion should be...
Telal Silo said at the first meeting of Raqqa Civic Council that, after its liberation, the SDF will give control of the city to the civilian council
A coalition airstrike near al-Baaj on April 13 killed 12 Islamic State militants including two senior leaders, Iraqi Kurdistan security officials said
OPCW says alleged chemical weapons use in Khan Sheikhun, Syria on April 4 is "credible", while Syrian president Bashar al-Assad called reports "fabrication"
The US-led coalition said in an April 13 statement that a "misdirected" airstrike killed 18 Syrian Democratic Forces personnel near Tabqa on April 11.
US President Donald Trump and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg held a joint press conference at the White House on April 12 after a bilateral...
Live coverage as Col. John Dorrian, spokesperson for CJTF-OIR, briefs reporters on coalition actions in Syria and Iraq
Justice Adrian Colton said on April 10 that teenager Manus Deery who was killed by a soldier in Derry in May 1972 was "totally innocent" and did not pose a...
A boat carrying around 40 people fleeing Islamic State sank in the Tabqa Dam Reservoir on April 8, media reported.
At least 16 people were killed and about 41 injured after an explosion on Palm Sunday at St Mark's Cathedral in Alexandria, Egypt
The United Nations International Organisation for Migration released data on April 7 showing 663 people died or are missing after trying to cross the...
The United States launched a Tomahawk cruise missile strike against Shayrat airfield in Homs, Syria
Local activists said on April 6 that an overnight US-led coalition airstrike on a boat near Raqqa, Syria caused civilian casualties.
US General Joe Dunford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said that after Mosul, the campaign against Islamic State in Iraq would continue in Tal...
We checked images and video purporting to be of a US CH-47 helicopter pictured on April 3 at a US airbase near Kobane, Syria
Personnel from the United States Air Force's 621st Contingency Response Group have expanded and modified an airstrip on the Sarrin plain, south of Kobane...
Somalia's Minister of Information said car bomb exploded outside a restaurant in Mogadishu killing at least six people and injuring at least ten others.