Philippine soldiers battle militants in southern city
Philippines security forces battle Islamist gunmen in a southern Philippine city, as the reported death toll from four days of clashes climbs to several dozen.
Islamic State claims suicide car bombing in Iraq's southern Basra province
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing in the southern Iraq province of Basra.
Lagos attack - Militants kill 2 soldiers, 5 policemen in Ikorodu
Lagos attack - Militants kill 2 soldiers, 5 policemen in Ikorodu.
Battling Islamic State street by street in Mosul
Iraqi rapid response forces battle with Islamic State militants in Intisar district of eastern Mosul.
Russian police shoot dead seven militants in Chechnya
Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov says Russian special forces have shot dead seven militants during a special operation on the edge of Grozny.
Turkey's Erdogan blames Kurdish militants after car bomb kills 13
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says the militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) is responsible for a car bomb attack on a bus in the central city of Kayseri that killed 13 people and wounded 55 more, almost all of them soldiers.