A US Navy ship fired 10 flares to warn off four Iranian boats that were approaching at high speed.
The sight of columns of Turkish tanks rolling over the border into Syria was unprecedented.
At least one student killed and 14 wounded after gunmen attack American University in Kabul.
Turkish tanks reportedly cross into Syria, as part of a military operation to rid Islamic State from town.
New Zealand is attempting to tackle the Syria situation at the UN Security Council.
Israeli army spokesman believes their intentions are clear – "to inflict pain, cause fear and to terrorise".
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Kiwi Luciano Calestini has been deeply affected by two little Syrian refugee children he helped.
Days after Omran Daqneesh's photo shocked the world, his brother, Ali, has died from his wounds.
A picture of a stunned and bloodied small boy is a vivid reminder of the horrors of war.
At least 11 people have been killed in an air strike which hit a hospital in northern Yemen.
In trying to outline how he would defeat Islamic State, Donald Trump himself launched several false claims.
Israeli troops demolish home of the family of a Palestinian who fatally stabbed an Israeli teenager.
A Facebook friendship helped a baby in Pakistan get life-saving heart surgery.
Residents stream back into Syrian town of Manbij after US-backed fighters oust militants.
Saudi airstrike kills 10 children in Yemen, who were taking their exams.
Islamic cleric living in Pennsylvania has been accused of masterminding coup against Tayyip Erdogan.
Senior Islamic State leader Hafiz Saeed Khan has been killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan.
A gas, believed to be chlorine, kills and injures residents in the Syrian city of Aleppo.
"I only found charred pieces of flesh," said one dad as an electrical fire rips through a maternity hospital.
Emma Beals is a New Zealand-born freelance journalist covering the conflict in Syria and the rise of Isis. In 2013, she went from working alongside reporters, to helping save them.
Donald Trump suggests her emails may be responsible for the death of an Iranian nuclear scientist.
Miraculous escape for Al Jazeera journalist and cameraman after nearby tank explodes in Syrian airstrike.
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At least six foreign tourists wounded in Afghanistan in an attack by gunmen on their convoy.
300 people escaped after an Emirates plane hit the tarmac in Dubai and burst into flames, but the inferno killed a firefighter.
As soon as the Emirates airliner touched down at Dubai International Airport, everyone knew something had gone wrong.
A chance meeting saw photographer Christine Spring invited to follow an All Black to Lebanon's refugee camps.
Claim toxic gas dropped on a town close to where Russian helicopter was shot down hours earlier.
A Russian transport helicopter has been shot down in Syria, killing the five crew members.