Coalition talks have collapsed in Germany, setting the stage for a do-or-die electoral rematch for Angela Merkel and the CDU.
The 2016 Dhaka café attack was a wake-up call on the threat of extremism in Bangladesh. But did the authorities get the message?
Moscow has thrown Venezuela a financial lifeline, but is it merely delaying the inevitable default?
The UN needs to bolster its peacekeeping mission and make it more accountable if it wants to stop spiraling violence in the Central African Republic.
A new bust suggests that North Africa-based militant groups and the Italy-based mafia are cooperating and reaping big profits from drug trafficking in the MENA region.