The race for the leadership of Spain’s main opposition Socialists heated up Sunday as the president of the southern Andalusia region launched her bid to head the deeply-divided party.
Fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces, a US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance on Sunday entered a military airport held by the Islamic State jihadist group in northern Syria, a spokesman said.
Brazilians furious at corruption took to the streets Sunday to support a politically explosive probe into high-level embezzlement and bribery.
Hundreds of thousands of people demonstrated in Yemen’s rebel-held capital on Sunday in a show of support for the insurgents, two years after a Gulf coalition intervened against the rebels.
Donald Trump on Sunday laid blame squarely at the feet of his Republican party’s ultra-conservative wing for the most stinging defeat of his young presidency, holding it responsible for the failed attempt to repeal Obamacare and for weakening a broader effort to curb abortions.
Bulgaria’s parliamentary election on Sunday is tipped to be a close race between the Socialists, seen as closer to Russia, and the centre-right.
An Egyptian court Sunday sentenced 56 people to prison terms of between seven and 10 years over the deaths at sea of at least 202 migrants in September, judicial officials said.
Thousands of Russians protested Sunday across the country to protest corruption, in rallies called by opposition leader Alexei Navalny.
The euro — and her fervent wish to withdraw from it — is a central theme of every stump speech by French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, topping her list of 144 election pledges.
The British government said Sunday that its security services must have access to encrypted messaging applications such as WhatsApp, revealing it was used by the killer behind the parliament attack.
Iran’s central bank said Sunday it will appeal Luxembourg’s decision to freeze $1.6 billion of its assets, which the US is claiming as compensation for victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks.