Kerry to try again with Russia on Syria talks
US Secretary of State John Kerry says he will try to get Syrian peace talks going again with Russia's help as government forces closed in on rebels in the besieged city of Aleppo.
Ugandans react to rebel leader's war crimes trial
A senior commander from the Lord’s Resistance Army will go on trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague on Tuesday. The rebel group has fought in Northern Uganda for many years.
Syria War: Aleppo pounded by air strikes for second day
More than 80 people killed and dozens wounded as Syrian jets continue striking rebel-held parts of Aleppo province.
Refugees pour into Uganda from South Sudan
Refugees from South Sudan pour over the border into neighbouring Uganda, as clashes continue between government SPLA forces and rebels loyal to former Vice President Riek Machar.
Civilian casualties in Syria offensive
Wounded civilians undergo hospital treatment as Syrian rebels fight to break a week-long siege on eastern Aleppo.
Fighting intensifies in Syria's Aleppo
Activists in Syria say people living in the besieged city of Aleppo are running out of supplies as government and Russian forces resume their attacks. They say strikes on Aleppo intensified a day after a Russian truce ended.
Yemen: UN announces 72-hour ceasefire
Envoy confirms getting assurances of commitment from all parties to a 72-hour ceasefire, which will go into effect on Wednesday night.
Syrian army captures town south of Damascus
Syrian military video shows soldiers, tanks moving through Deir-Khabiyeh, a key town south of the capital.