Democratic Republic of the Congo

Nine killed in Congo's troubled eastern region of Beni

Assailants were suspected members of the ADF, an armed group blamed for hundreds of killings since 2014.

Nine killed in Congo's troubled eastern region of Beni

Philippines

Philippines' Duterte: 'Kill those useless bishops'

Provocative president intensifies attack on the Catholic Church, which opposes his deadly war on drugs.

Philippines' Duterte: 'Kill those useless bishops'

Honduras

Honduran court convicts seven of killing environmental activist

Caceres reported receiving death threats and her family alleges hydroelectric company officials' involvement.

Honduran court convicts seven of killing environmental activist

Philippines

Philippine court jails police officers for drug-war murder

Ruling is the first conviction for police killings in the Philippines drug crackdown that's claimed thousands of lives.

Philippine court jails police officers for drug-war murder

Rodrigo Duterte

'Duterte death squad' to target Maoist assassins

President Duterte says his hitmen would take out communists who were deployed to kill police during the 1970s and '80s.

Rodrigo Duterte criticised over 'Duterte death squad' threat

Jamal Khashoggi

Questions swirl over Saudi crown prince's G20 meet in Argentina

Saudi's Mohammed bin Salman embarks on 'brotherly tour' ahead of Buenos Aires appearance amid Khashoggi murder fallout.

Questions swirl over Saudi crown prince's G20 meet in Argentina

Jamal Khashoggi

Report: Saudi royals turn on MBS after Khashoggi murder

Amid outcry over writer's killing, dozens of princes and cousins want to see change in line of succession, report says.

Report: Saudi royals turn on king's favourite son after killing

Jamal Khashoggi

UK calls for end to Yemen war, Khashoggi justice

Visiting Saudi Arabia on Monday, British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt urges Riyadh to halt the bloody war in Yemen.

UK calls for end to Yemen war, Khashoggi justice

Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi's fiancee speaks about 'death squad' killing

Hatice Cengiz tells Saudi leaders to return her fiance's remains, warns Trump not to 'pave the way for a cover-up'.

Khashoggi's fiancee speaks about 'death squad' killing

Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi case: Is Saudi-Turkish investigation a mere formality?

Saudi-Turkish probe into disappearance represents a front to negotiate interests between the two nations, analysts say.

Khashoggi case: Is Saudi-Turkish investigation a mere formality?

Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi government planned Jamal Khashoggi hit: NY Times

Saudi writer was killed and dismembered in Istanbul consulate by hit squad deployed by Saudi leadership, report says.

Witness

Letters to a Serial Killer

Can a filmmaker learn who tried to kill her brother in Sweden by corresponding with a racist serial killer, Peter Mangs?

China

China: Attacker with knife kills nine schoolchildren

Schoolchildren attacked as they returned home in one of the deadliest rampages in recent years.

Knife attacker kills nine children, wounds 10 in China

Canada

Canadian shooter in deadly mosque attack pleads guilty

Alexandre Bissonnette pleaded guilty for last year's deadly attack on a Quebec City mosque that killed six worshipers.

Shooter in deadly Quebec mosque attack pleads guilty

Lebanon

Lebanon tribunal rules to proceed on Rafik Hariri assassination

Former PM's killing was an 'act of terrorism' and could only have been carried out by sophisticated group, judge says.

Lebanon tribunal rules to proceed on Rafik Hariri assassination