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Foreign governments begin to identify citizens killed in Nice attack

Officials began Friday to identify the dozens of non-French victims killed in an attack on a crowd of Bastille Day revellers in the southern French city of Nice in a truck attack.

Number of Dallas gunshot victims rises to 12 officers, two civilians

The number of people shot in the Dallas, Texas, attack has risen to 14, according to the Dallas Morning-News.

Heirs of victims of Egyptair plane crash to receive compensation

The legal heirs of the victims of the Egyptair flight that plunged into the Mediterranean Sea last month will receive an initial compensation of 25,000 dollars, an official said Monday.

Victims of communist regime commemorated at Macelj

A prayer service was held in the northwestern border town of Macelj on Sunday to commemorate people killed there by the communist regime 71 years ago.

Petrov lays wreath at Bleiburg, says: "Let's stop being hostage to the past"

"Let's stop the 'us and them' divisions and let's deal with the problems of our citizens together," Petrov said, adding that it was time Croatia stopped being hostage to its past and to divisions "imposed by irresponsible politicians who thrive on them like parasites."

UN calls for millions in donations to help Ecuador earthquake victims

The United Nations on Tuesday called on the world to support the victims of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck in Ecuador on April 16.

Official state commemoration for Jasenovac death camp victims held

The victims of the World War II Jasenovac concentration camp were commemorated on Friday, on the 71st anniversary of the breakout of 600 inmates of the Ustasha-run death camp, of whom 100 survived.

Minister: Responsibility lies with those boycotting official Jasenovac commemoration

Asked by reporters who was responsible for the fact that three commemorations were being held, Hasanbegovic said: "Those who are boycotting the official state commemoration." Asked if he felt personally responsible for that, he just said "No."

Croatia not successor to any criminal regime, culture minister says

"Certain associations have objected to three points. The first are certain incidents in society from which the government has clearly distanced itself and behind which it never stood. Unfortunately, they exist even in developed EU democracies and in this sense Croatia is no exception,"

Karamarko: Victims must be truly respected

"Victims are victims and we should all treat them the same, rather than use them for political purposes," Karamarko said while answering questions from the press.

Karamarko: Let's unite in respect for victims

Our not so recent past has left us a memory of too many victims for such a small nation. This truth is even more difficult and painful if we know that so many mass execution sites were the consequence of different totalitarian systems. 

US Air Force confirms victims in shooting at Texas base

The US Air Force confirms a shooting incident with casualties at a base outside San Antonio, Texas.

All Brussels attack casualties identified; number down to 32

A week after the triple bombing attacks on Brussels, all casualties have been identified, state prosecutors say, while bringing the total number of victims down to 32.

Three Dutch citizens among victims of Brussels attacks

Three people from the Netherlands were killed in the attack on Brussels airport departure hall, the Dutch Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Friday.

Two Belgians, one Peruvian woman named as victims of Brussels attacks

A university student and a government worker from Belgium and a Peruvian woman married to a Belgian were among the confirmed dead Wednesday following the terrorist attacks in Brussels, as identification efforts continue for other victims.

Japan mourns victims of triple disasters in 5th anniversary

Japan observed the fifth anniversary Friday of a devastating earthquake and resulting tsunami in the north-east, which caused the country's worst nuclear accident.

Mourning ceremonies held for victims of Taiwan quake

Religious ceremonies were held in Taiwan Friday to mourn dozens of victims of an 6.4-magnitude earthquake a week ago.

Burkina Faso mourns 29 victims of terrorist siege of cafe, hotel

Burkina Faso's government began its first day of national mourning Sunday as authorities raised the death toll to 29 victims in a terrorist siege of a popular restaurant and cafe by al-Qaeda militants.

Burkina Faso mourns 28 victims of terrorist siege of cafe, hotel

Burkina Faso's government began its first day of national mourning on Sunday as authorities worked to identify the 28 victims killed in a terrorist siege of a popular restaurant and cafe by al-Qaeda militants.

Turkey makes arrest after Istanbul suicide bombing kills 10 Germans

Turkey arrested one person, the interior minister said following investigations into the suicide bombing which killed 10 Germans in the tourist heart of Istanbul.

Turkey makes arrest following deadly Istanbul suicide bombing

Turkey arrested one person following investigations into the suicide bombing which killed 10 people, mostly Germans, in the tourist heart of Istanbul, the interior minister said Wednesday.

Turkish official: All 10 dead in Istanbul attack are likely Germans

All 10 victims of the suicide bombing in Istanbul are most likely Germans, a Turkish government official says.

Paris falls silent in commemoration of terrorist attack victims

A week of commemoration for the victims of terrorism in Paris last year culminated on Sunday with a minute's silence during an emotional ceremony in the French capital.

France commemorates victims of terrorist attacks in 2015

A ceremony was under way in Paris on Sunday to honour nearly 150 victims of terrorism in the country last year.

Memorials unveiled as Hollande remembers Charlie Hebdo victims

Paris stopped to remember the victims of three days of violence in January 2015 that started with the attacks on the offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

Commemoration for Paris terror victims to be held in Zagreb Friday

The event, scheduled to start at 17:00 hours, will be held under the slogan "Zagreb for Paris", French Ambassador to Croatia Michele Boccoz and Zagreb Mayor Milan Bandic told