Mortars of the federal police forces are seen in the south of Mosul. Photograph: Reuters

Iraqi security forces are preparing to advance towards Mosul airport on the city’s southern edge to increase pressure on Islamic State militants figh(...)

Firefighters try to extinuish fire at the community hall where Saudi-led warplanes struck a funeral in Sanaa, the capital of Yemen, on Sunday. Photograph: Reuters

Yemen’s powerful ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, a key ally of the country’s dominant Houthi movement, called for an escalation of attacks against t(...)

A worker of private Turkish television IMC TV cries after police closed the channel at the station headquarters in Istanbul, Turkey. Photograph: Sedat Suna/EPA

Turkish authorities suspended nearly 13,000 police officers, detained dozens of air force officers and shut down a TV station on Tuesday, widening a s(...)

A saleswoman shows lamps to a customers while other people flock to the supermarket to take care of last minute shopping as Hurricane Matthew approaches in Kingston, Jamaica. Photograph: Henry Romero/Reuters

Haiti issued a red alert and evacuated families from tiny outlying islands as Hurricane Matthew, the strongest storm to cross the Caribbean in years, (...)

Bahraini soldiers take part in a training exercise. File photograph: AFP/Getty Images

An international human rights organisation has called for a Northern Ireland company to stop training security forces in Bahrain amid concerns about (...)

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan on Wednesday. Photograph: Omar Sobhani/Reuters

Gunmen attacked the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul on Wednesday, with explosions and gunfire reported inside the campus where foreign sta(...)

Thai police officers conduct a security patrol near Erawan Shrine in Bangkok on Sunday. Photograph: Narong Sangnak/EPA

Thai police over the weekend found and defused five explosive devices that had failed to detonate when an as yet unidentified group carried out a ser(...)

Firefighters leave the bar where a fire broke in Rouen, France, on Saturday. Photograph: Kamil Zihnioglu/AP

A fire swept through a bar in the northern French city of Rouen overnight, killing 13 people and injuring six, after a birthday cake with candles and(...)

 French policewoman Sandra Bertin  attends  a wreath-laying ceremony  in tribute to the victims of the attack of July 14th in Nice: Ms Bertin has claimed the interior ministry pressured her to alter a report into security on the day of the attack. Photograph: Bertrand Langlois/AFP/Getty Images

French president François Hollande and prime minister Manuel Valls defended their embattled interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve on Monday against accu(...)

Social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch. Photograph: Baloch/Facebook/via Reuters

The brother of Qandeel Baloch, whose risqué social media posts both titillated and appalled conservative Pakistan, on Sunday admitted to strangling he(...)

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