Panel of experts says Ebola crisis exposed World Health Organisation failings and that it is not capable of delivering “emergency public health response”.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said a weapons embargo on Iran was the main obstacle still to be overcome at talks between six major powers and Tehran on its nuclear programme
U.S. says interim Iran deal extended until Friday July 10, nuclear talks have made “substantial progress”
Afghanistan says it has sent a delegation to Pakistan for negotiations with the Taliban, a step towards potentially starting a formal peace process with the insurgent group.
Iran and major powers will continue negotiations on an historic nuclear deal past a deadline for a long-term agreement, which is set to expire later on Tuesday, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said.
French special forces killed Mohamed Ali Ag Wadossene on Sunday, a key figure in Al-Qaïda North Africa operation. He was freed last year in exchange for French hostage Serge Lazarevic.