Refugees

Telling the stories of Somalia's lost warriors

From refugee to storyteller, a Danish Somali filmmaker challenges stereotypes about young Somalis - one film at a time.

India

Indian court tackles extrajudicial killings in Manipur

After decades of disappearances and deaths, recent ruling in insurgency-affected eastern state raises hope for justice.

Indian court tackles extrajudicial killings in Manipur

Asia

Indian soldiers killed in rebel ambush in Manipur state

At least five paramilitary troops killed by heavily armed rebels in the northeastern region bordering Myanmar.

Indian soldiers killed in rebel ambush in Manipur state

Afghanistan

Afghan civilian casualties hit a record 11,000 in 2015

UN says children and women paying a heavy price in the war-torn country amid a surge in attacks by armed groups.

Armed groups

After 41 days, Oregon reserve standoff declared over

Occupation of wildlife refuge that began in early January comes to an end after arrest of four remaining occupiers.

FBI: Final four occupiers at Oregon reserve arrested

Armed groups

Final four occupiers at Oregon reserve 'to surrender'

Four protesters say they intend to turn themselves in on Thursday, 41 days after occupying US government land.

Final four occupiers at Oregon reserve 'to surrender'

Armed groups

Militia leader urges occupiers to leave Oregon refuge

After arrest, Ammon Bundy tells supporters to "go home and hug your families" following deadly FBI operation.

Militia leader urges occupiers to leave Oregon refuge

United States

Deadly shooting during arrest of US militiamen

Militiaman killed and another wounded during FBI operation to detain leaders of armed group in Oregon.

Deadly shooting during arrest of US militiamen

Middle East

Tunisia 'foils' planned attack against multiple targets

Interior ministry arrests 32 people it says were planning several attacks on military and civilian targets.

Tunisia 'foils' planned attack against multiple targets

Asia

Deadly blast hits Shia mosque in Pakistan

At least 49 killed in explosion immediately before Friday prayers at a mosque in Shikarpur in Sindh province.

Middle East

Iraqi capital hit by twin bombings

At least 18 killed in Baghdad blasts, while fighting between ISIL and Peshmerga forces rages in and around Kirkuk.

Iraqi capital hit by twin bombings

Belgium

'Plot to kill policemen foiled' in Belgium

Suspects, two of whom were killed in Belgian police raid overnight, were planning to kill policemen, prosecutors say.

Asia

Peshawar massacre sparks policy shifts

Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif's government has been far from idle in the month since the Peshawar school attack.

Peshawar massacre sparks policy shifts

Europe

Deaths in Belgium 'anti-terror raid'

Two suspects killed and one injured in police raid in town of Verviers as security level is raised across the country.

Iraq

Shia armed groups gain strength in Iraq

Government support and a merger of several groups mean militias are growing stronger in the country.