A UN report says chemical weapons were likely used in five out of seven attacks investigated by UN experts in Syria.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank city of Ramallah. The meeting is Kerry’s latest diplomatic effort aimed at creating a final status agreement that will bring an end to the decades-long Arab-Israeli conflict.
Authorities in South Africa have admitted a mistake was made in the hiring of a sign-language interpreter for Nelson Mandela’s memorial service.
Tunisia´s ruling Islamists and opposition parties have reached a deal to name a new prime minister for a caretaker administration until elections next year.