Members of the Tunisian Security Services stand guard during a wreath laying ceremony at the site of a terror attack on tourists on a beach outside the Imperial Marhaba Hotel, al-Sousse in Tunisia. Photograph: Str/EPA 1:48

Tunisian authorities have arrested a group of suspects associated with the attacker who carried out a beach hotel attack in which 39 people were kille(...)

Undated photograph of Fahad Suleiman Abdulmohsen Al-Gabbaa, the alleged suicide bomber in the attack on a Shia mosque which killed 27. Photograph: EPA

Kuwaiti authorities on Sunday identified the suicide bomber behind an attack on a Shia mosque that killed 27 people as a Saudi citizen who flew into t(...)

Medics and security forces gather inside Imam Sadiq mosque following a suicide bombing in al-Sawaber, Kuwait City. Photograph: Raed Qutena/EPA

Kuwait has arrested several people on suspicion of involvement in the bombing of a Shia Muslim mosque on Friday that killed 27 people, a security sour(...)

Kuwaiti men react at the site of a suicide bombing that targeted the Shia Al-Imam al-Sadeq mosque during Friday prayers on Friday in Kuwait City. Photograph: Yasser Al-Zayyatyasser/AFP/Getty Images

A suicide bomber killed 25 people when he blew himself up inside a packed Shia Muslim mosque in Kuwait city during Friday prayers, the interior minis(...)

Rescue workers drag a dead tiger at the zoo in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 15th, 2015. Photograph: David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters.

Police in Georgia say a tiger that broke loose after severe flooding at a zoo has killed one man and wounded another. Dozens of animals fled th(...)

Security officials and ambulances  at the site of attack near the Karnak temple in Luxor. Photograph:  EPA

Egyptian police said Wednesday they had foiled an attempted suicide bomb attack on one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations in Luxor and(...)

A file image of protesters in Mexico City presenting  a photomontage of  43 student teachers who went missing from the  southwestern city of Iguala last September. Photograph: Henry Romero/Reuters.

Police in Mexican have arrested a senior colleague accused of involvement in the disappearance of a group of 43 student teachers last year, the count(...)

A handout video grab released by the Italian Coast Guard shows shipwrecked migrants being rescued in the Mediterranean Sea. Photograph: AFP

Nearly 4,100 migrants were rescued from boats near the coast of Libya on Saturday and Sunday and rescue operations continued as people smugglers took(...)

A member of the Iraqi security forces stands inside a damaged house in the southern entrance of the city of Tikrit on Sunday. Photograph:  Ahmad al-Rubaye/Getty Images

The decision by Iraqi prime minister Haidar al-Abadi to request US air strikes against Islamic State (IS) fighters entrenched at the heart of the stra(...)

The aftermath of the  suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Sanaa yesterday. More than 100 people were killed in two suicide bomb attacks.  Photograph: Reuters/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

In the deadliest attack on civilians in Yemen in recent memory, more than 100 people were killed yesterday when suicide bombers attacked two Zaydi Shi(...)