Rights Group: Iraq Government Mismanaging Water Crisis
A leading rights organization says Iraq’s government is failing to properly address underlying causes for an ongoing water crisis in the country’s south.
Hamas Delegation Visits Iran, Meets Supreme Leader
Iran’s state TV says a delegation from the Palestinian militant group Hamas that is visiting Iran has met with the country’s supreme leader.
Europe Ministers Meet in Paris on Divisive Migrant Issue
European ministers are meeting in Paris in a new step to find an accord on the divisive issue of how to deal with migrants crossing the Mediterranean but, shut out by Italy and unwanted elsewhere, caught in political standoffs.
The Latest: India Sends Unmanned Mission to Moon’s Far Side
The Latest on India’s launch of an unmanned spacecraft to the far side of the moon (all times local):
Voting Closing in Race to Become UK’s New Prime Minister
Voting is drawing to a close in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister.
LL Bean Poised to Open 1st Store in Canada
L.L. Bean is poised to open its first store in Canada.
Pakistan Rescues Injured Italian, Russian Climbers in North
A Pakistani official says an army helicopter has rescued an Italian and a Russian climber stranded on a treacherous peak in the country’s north.
4 Turks Kidnapped in Central Nigeria
Nigerian police say four Turkish nationals have been abducted by gunmen.
Firefighters Battle Wildfire in Portugal, 31 People Hurt
More than 1,000 firefighters are battling a major wildfire in central Portugal for a third day that has already injured 31 people.
The Latest: Iranian Diplomat Commends Amano’s Competence
The Latest on reaction to the death of Yukiya Amano, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (all times local):