North Korea "strongly denounces the reckless military drills of the US and (South Korea) for getting more undisguised in their military threat".
HYUNG-JIN KIM (Associated Press) Hung-jin Kim
A state of emergency sparked by a mass jailbreak in Haiti has prompted the United States to tell all citizens there to return home.
Sarah Morland, Harold Isaac and Valentine Hilaire
It is likely rape and gang rape occurred during the October 7 Hamas attack on Israel, a UN team has reported.
Cairo peace negotiations are continuing despite Israel's no-show, even as Gaza continues to be battered by heavy fighting and continued air strikes.
Nidal al-Mughrabi and Bassam Masoud
Moscow is questioning Germany's control over its military after it says taped recordings showed military officials were making plans to attack Russia.
"The Israeli government must do more to significantly increase the flow of aid. No excuses," US Vice President Kamala Harris says.
Heavy gunfire has caused panic in recent days in Haiti, after calls by a former police officer to overthrow the country's prime minister.
Rescue teams working in Odesa, Ukraine, have found the bodies of an eight-year-old girl, near the body of her older brother, after a Russian drone strike.
The latest flare up of violence in Burkina Faso has resulted in the deaths of at least 170 people.
Gazan officials dismissed Israeli military claims Palestinians near a Gaza aid convoy died in a stampede, saying they were killed by "heavy calibre bullets".
Israeli media is reporting it has boycotted the latest peace talks in Cairo, slated as a possible final hurdle for a peace agreement for Gaza.
Gangs in Haiti have overwhelmed security forces but are not yet in control of a prison, where several gang leaders are .being held
Children from backgrounds of war and displacement can continue to struggle with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorders long after they have settled.
A ceasefire in the conflict in Gaza has moved closer with a US official claiming Israel has agreed a framework, now it is up to Hamas to agree to it.
Hamas' deputy chief in Gaza, Khalil Al-Hayya, has arrived in Cairo for talks on a possible ceasefire in the conflict-ravaged enclave.
Drones launched in the Ukraine-Russia war have left several people dead in Odesa, including a baby, and an apartment block damaged in St Petersburg.
Russia's state news agency says a drone attack has damaged an apartment building in St Petersburg.
Gang violence has surged in Haiti's capital as a criminal leader vows to keep trying to oust the Caribbean nation's prime minister.
Harold Isaac, Steven Aristil and Ralph Tedy Erol
US President Joe Biden has announced plans to airdrop aid into Gaza, after the deaths of people queuing for food highlighted the desperation in the enclave.
Phil Stewart and Idrees Ali and Nandita Bose
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy have signed a bilateral security agreement in Kharkiv.
The governments of France and Germany have backed a call for an international inquiry into the deaths of Palestinians queuing for aid in Gaza.
A burial ceremony for the late Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny has taken place at Moscow's Borisovskoye cemetery.
Haiti's gangs and police have been involved in armed clashes, as the prime minister visits Kenya for talks on a multinational security mission.
Officials in Kyiv say Russian forces are trying to advance on Ukrainian towns and villages in the country's east and southeast.
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