Thousands of people have taken to the streets for a third day of nationwide protests. ... read more

Fires and violence broke out in the streets of Barcelona on Friday, as more than half a million pro-independence protesters gathered in the Catalan capital, the local police said. ... read more

Police said he was part of a smuggling operation which led to the deaths of over 350 people in 2001. ... read more

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Saturday said the police have used "appropriate force of weapon" to respond to protesters in large-scale events and that the government will not tolerate any unlawful or violent acts, even by the police. ... read more

Spectators at a US basketball match don t-shirts and masks in support of the Hong Kong protests. ... read more

American-made weaponry has fallen into the hands of rival militia groups in Yemen, some of whom have turned their arms against each other in a bitter and worsening conflict, a new CNN investigation has found. ... read more

US Vice-President Mike Pence says the pause in operations will allow Kurdish-led forces to withdraw. ... read more

Greens are hoping to come second in Sunday's Swiss elections, eyeing a climate change opportunity. ... read more