• 15 July 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The bodies of the boys were recovered from the Matamuhuri river late on Saturday Five teenage students have drowned in a river in Bangladesh moments after playing a football match, police say.The boys, from a school in the south-eastern Cox's Bazar district, went to bathe after a friendly game between supporters of Argentina and Brazil.They...

  • 15 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Protesters displayed the flag of Franco's Spain and gave fascist salutes Some 1,000 people are protesting at the tomb of former Spanish dictator Gen Francisco Franco against plans to move his body, reports say.A far right group had called for a "pilgrimage" to the controversial Valley of the Fallen monument near Madrid.Spain's new socialist...

  • 15 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Protesters accused the police of being "murderers" Police in Chicago have clashed with protesters after an officer fatally shot a black man who was suspected of carrying a gun.A crowd of about 150 people shouted "murderers", threw objects and jumped on police cars during the confrontation in Chicago's South Side area.Officers armed with batons...

  • 15 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ms Hernandez survived by drinking water at a nearby creek A US woman whose vehicle plunged off a California cliff has been found alive a week after she was reported missing.Angela Hernandez, 23, survived by using the hose from her jeep's radiator to siphon water from a creek, Monterey County Sheriff's office told the BBC.She was found by hikers...

  • 15 July 2018 Image copyright EPA Image caption A suicide bombing earlier this month killed more than a dozen people in the Afghan city of Jalalabad The number of civilians killed in the long-running war in Afghanistan reached a record high in the first six months of this year, the UN says. Some 1,692 fatalities were recorded, with militant attacks and suicide bombs said to be the leading causes...

  • 15 July 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption North Korea is thought to operate dozens of restaurants abroad, such as this one in Dubai A group of 13 North Korean restaurant staff who moved to the South in 2016 were forced to defect by South Korean intelligence, their manager says.Ho Kang-il told South Korea's Yonhap news agency he had been blackmailed and that his 12 female employees...

  • 15 July 2018 Related TopicsThailand cave rescue Image copyright Reuters Image caption The 12 boys and their coach pictured with a drawing of Saman Gunan (also spelled Kunan), who died working to rescue them The 12 young footballers who were saved from a Thai cave after an international rescue effort are mourning a former Navy Seal who died in the operation. Volunteer diver Saman Gunan lost his...

  • 15 July 2018 Related TopicsUS Election 2016 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Trump describes EU as a foe in an interview with CBS.US President Donald Trump has described the European Union as a foe on trade.He told CBS News that European countries were taking advantage of the US and not paying their Nato bills.EU Council President Donald Tusk said anyone...

  • 14 July 2018 Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Majid al-Mohandis performing in Jeddah last year A woman in Saudi Arabia has been arrested after running on stage to hug a male singer during a concert, according to reports.Majid al-Mohandis was performing at a festival in the western city of Taif when the woman darted on to the stage.Videos posted online showed her holding on to Mr...

  • 14 July 2018 Image copyright AFP The annual Bastille Day parade - marking the storming of the Bastille prison in 1789, an event that helped spark the French Revolution - has been taking place in Paris.Here are some of the most striking images from the celebrations. Image copyright AFP The day's events saw France's Alpha Jets fly past the Arc de Triomphe... Image copyright EPA ... and over the...

  • 14 July 2018 Related TopicsEthiopia and Eritrea peace agreement Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Afwerki arrived in Ethiopia on Saturday - his first visit to the country in two decades Eritrea's President Isaias Afwerki is visiting Ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries' border war in 1998.The three-day visit aims to cement ties just days after the two...

  • 14 July 2018 Related TopicsUS Election 2016 Image copyright Reuters Image caption The leaders will reportedly discuss US-Russia relations and national security issues on Monday US President Donald Trump has criticised the administration of his predecessor Barack Obama over alleged Russian hacking to help him win the 2016 presidential election."Why didn't they do something about it?" he tweeted,...

  • 14 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Rights groups have accused Mr Magufuli of intolerance towards opposition politicians, homosexuals and other groups The president of Tanzania has called for prisoners to be made to work long hours, and to be punished if they are lazy. John Magufuli was speaking at the inauguration of a new prisons chief. Rights groups have accused him of growing...

  • 14 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters A huge iceberg has drifted close to a village in western Greenland, prompting a partial evacuation in case it splits and the resulting wave swamps homes.The iceberg is looming over houses on a promontory in the Innaarsuit village but is grounded and did not move overnight, local media say.Local officials say they have never seen such a big iceberg before.Last...

  • Dozens hurt as Ryanair flight loses cabin pressure 14 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Ryanair plane descended 8,000m in seven minutes, observers say More than 30 Ryanair passengers, some bleeding from their ears, have received hospital treatment in Germany after their plane to Croatia lost cabin pressure, German police say.Flight FR7312 from Dublin to Zadar made an emergency...

  • 14 July 2018 Related TopicsNicaragua crisis Image copyright Reuters Image caption Nicaraguan paramilitary forces clashed with anti-government protesters At least one student has died during an attack on a church where dozens of protesters had sought shelter after more violence erupted in Nicaragua.The students, who had been taking part in protests on a day of a national strike, came under attack...

  • 14 July 2018 Related TopicsGaza border clashes Image copyright AFP Image caption Palestinian witnesses says an empty building was struck in Gaza City - Israel says it hit militant training sites Israel has carried out its biggest attack against Hamas militant targets in Gaza since the war in 2014, Prime Minister PM Benjamin Netanyahu says.The raids were a response to rockets fired into Israel,...

  • 13 July 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Air China is one of the country's main carriers A co-pilot smoking an e-cigarette on an Air China flight caused the plane to start a rapid emergency descent, investigators have said.They say he tried to hide the fact that he was smoking but accidentally shut off the air-conditioning, causing oxygen levels to fall.The crew on Tuesday's flight...

  • 13 July 2018 Image copyright AFP Image caption After 9/11 Bin Laden was public enemy number one for the US Germany has deported to Tunisia a man who once allegedly protected Osama Bin Laden and had been living in Germany with his family since 1997.The 42-year-old Tunisian, known as Sami A, was put on a flight from Düsseldorf early on Friday, despite a German court ruling against his...

  • 13 July 2018 Related TopicsSyrian civil war The US-led coalition says it "may have" carried out an air strike in an area of eastern Syria where scores of civilians were reportedly killed on Thursday.Fifty-four people, including at least 28 civilians as well as Islamic State (IS) group militants, died in the strike on a village near the Iraqi border, a monitoring group says.The raid hit a...