Cyprus and Russia both play down the significance of the pact, saying it shouldn’t worry anyone.
Prime Minister David Cameron warns against a failure to stand up to Russia in Ukraine.
Lawmakers from both coalition parties criticize a Defense Ministry decision not to supply a NATO ally with weapons.
The two neutralist Scandinavian countries announce a pact that could see them go to war together.
Egypt calls for an international effort to “defeat terrorism” in Libya. Italy isn’t so sure.
The spread of violent Islamism in Libya raises the possibility of rapprochement between its rival governments.
Leaders agree to a truce but Ukraine is still a long way off from ending the war in the Donbas region.
Seeking to dissuade Russia from testing its resolve, NATO beefs up its presence in Eastern Europe.
The United States are thinking again about giving weapons to Ukraine, even if it could provoke Russia.
Islamist militants launch a wave of attacks on Kurdish positions around the city of Kirkuk.
An attack on the port city of Mariupol suggests Russia’s land grab in Ukraine is far from over.
The Yemeni capital is seeing some of the worst fighting years as Houthi rebels advance from the north.