Chinese authorities have come down hard on international media covering the trail of a human rights lawyer in Beijing.
Hungarian athletes and nationals have been warned of a terror threat during the Sochi Winter Olympics in an e-mail sent to the country's National Olympic Committee.
Known for its diverse geography and culture, Cameroon could be on the dawn of becoming known for tourism.
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The ship that was stuck in Antarctic ice has returned, but now the expedition leader is facing tough questions.
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Millions of Chinese netizens were prevented from accessing huge swathes of the Internet Tuesday, with many rerouted to a website owned by a U.S. company with ties to a group outlawed in China.
Twenty-six people convicted of terrorism-related crimes were executed in Iraq two days ago, the Iraqi Justice Ministry confirmed in a statement Tuesday.
Syria has been killing civilians and international powers have failed to intervene. The United States has killed people with drones and listened in on private communications in the name of national security. Russia has passed laws that target gays and lesbians. These are some of the trends in 2013 that Human Rights Watch (HRW) cited in its annual account of human rights records around the world on Tuesday.
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At least 40 people were killed and scores were wounded in overnight airstrikes by the Pakistani military on areas in the country's northwest where militants are based, a senior military official said Tuesday.
It was a mistake for the United Nations to rescind an invitation to Iran to participate in peace talks on Syria this week, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Tuesday in Moscow.
Armed men on Tuesday abducted mine defusers who were on their way to clear explosives in the western province of Herat.
The Thai government has declared a state of emergency for the tense capital of Bangkok amid anti-government protests, a security official said Tuesday.
A team of internationally renowned war crimes prosecutors and forensic experts has found "direct evidence" of "systematic torture and killing" by the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, the lawyers on the team say in a new report.
Local Japanese officials defend a dolphin hunt as a traditional form of fishing. CNN's Paula Hancocks has more.
Violence in Kiev intensifies in protest to government action against demonstrations. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.