While you were sleeping

19:49, Jun 19 2014

What happened in the world while you were sleeping...

US President Barack Obama has announced he is sending 300 military advisors to Iraq, as the country hurtles toward civil war.

King Felipe IV has been crowned the new king of Spain.

The Game of Thrones finale broke illegal download records.

The jury in the Rolf Harris sexual assault trial has retired to consider its verdict.

Commedian Chelsea Handler is to host Netflix's first original talk show.

Russia is increasing its military presence near its border with Ukraine.

Two painted pigs were smuggled past parliamentary security in Uganda to protest corruption.

An albino humpback whale has been galavanting up and down Australia's east coast. 

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