Report: Islamic State explosives kill 13 in eastern Libyan city

At least 13 people have been killed by explosives left behind by the Islamic State extremist militia before its withdrawal from the eastern Libyan city of Derna this week, the Libyan news website al-Wasat reported Friday.

One killed in school explosion in southern Turkey near Syria border

Istanbul (dpa) -  A mortar shell fired from neighbouring Syria landed in a school yard in southern Turkey, killing one person and injuring three, the governor of Kilis province said.

Police: Explosives experts examine package at German Chancellery

The main entrance of the building, which houses the office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, was closed off. Other entrances were still in use, however, and a cabinet meeting scheduled for Wednesday was under way despite the threat.