German doctors will soon be able to prescribe cannabis to patients following a unanimous vote by lawmakers on Thursday, to recognise the medicinal benefits of the drug.
United States forces carried out overnight airstrikes on two camps operated by Islamic State militants inside Libya, the Pentagon said on Thursday.
Bulgaria’s new President Rumen Radev swore an oath of office in the country’s parliament on Thursday before formally assuming the post in three days’ time.
At least 50 people have been killed in northern Mali in a car bomb attack on a military base, officials say.
Russian and Turkish jets have carried out their first joint strikes on so-called Islamic State (IS) inside Syria, the Russian defence ministry says.
Three earthquakes have hit central Italy in short succession, with tremors felt in the capital, Rome, forcing an evacuation of the underground train system.
US President Barack Obama has come under fire from top Republicans for his decision to commute the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who leaked documents to Wikileaks in 2010.