Thirty-four people have been killed and 58 others wounded in a car bomb outside a bank in the southern province of Helmand, the provincial governor’s office said.
The security situation in Afghanistan remains "intensely volatile," according to a new report by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan.
Islamic State extremists on June 21 blew up Mosul’s Grand Al-Nuri Mosque and its iconic leaning minaret in what the leader of Iraq called "an official declaration of defeat."
Russia's defense minister says that the security situation near the western borders has worsened and Russia will beef up its forces there.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on China to do more to pressure North Korea over its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs.