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Rob Matheson

Asia

Eid celebrations in Kashmir marred by violence

Fighting erupted during Eid celebrations in Indian-administered Kashmir. Muslims say their rights are being threatened. And separatists want India to release control of the territory.

Asia

Mongolians vote in the shadow of corruption allegations

Polling stations have opened across Mongolia for the country’s presidential election, with many seeking a leader who could rescue the struggling economy.

Middle East

Qatar says 'blockade' will not affect it

Qatar's Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani said that punishing measures imposed on the peninsula by several countries, including 'economic sanctions', will not be felt.

Middle East

Iran weighs whether Saudi Arabia was behind attack

Iran's military has vowed to take action against the perpetrators of Wednesday's double attacks in Tehran, which killed at least 13 people.

Europe

Manchester: Distrust of police action persists after attack

Some locals accuse the police of ignoring concerns raised about some of the suspects before the attack happened.

Europe

Manchester attack: Millions raised for victims' families

Another man has been arrested in connection with last Monday's bomb attack at a concert in Manchester in which 22 people were killed. Millions of dollars have been raised to help the families of the victims.

Europe

Manchester sees rise in hate crimes after attack

The residents of Manchester have shown plenty of solidarity since the attack at the Manchester Arena on Monday which killed 22 people and injured dozens of others.

Europe

Manchester attack: US paper leaks images of explosive device

The UK government is warning the US against leaking further details from the investigation into the Manchester bombing. British police say the leaks are undermining their inquiry into a network linked to the alleged suicide bomber - Salman Abedi.

Europe

Major attacks in UK's recent history

Tuesday's blast at the end of Ariana Grande's concert in the English city of Manchester, which killed at least 22 people, is being described as the biggest attack since the 7/7 London bombings 12 years ago that killed 52 people.

Middle East

Yemen cholera epidemic: the outbreak continues to spread

Aid agencies are warning that cholera could be spiralling out of control in Yemen. More than 300 people have died from the disease this month. Thousands are already sick and hundreds more cases are being reported every day.

Middle East

Yemen suffers another cholera outbreak

The United Nations says more than $1bn of aid promised to Yemen by the international community needs to be delivered immediately, as the country battles another outbreak of cholera.

Europe

Serbia to relocate refugees to official centres

Migrants and refugees living in tents in the middle of the Serbian capital are to be moved to official centres around the country by the end of May.