Poachers decimate Moz elephants

Poachers have killed nearly half of Mozambinque's elephants in the past five years, a US society said.

'Most Iranians want peace'

An overwhelming majority of Iranians want peace with the rest of the world, President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday.

Austrian boy found guilty of terror plot

A 14-year-old Austrian with ties to Islamic extremists was convicted on Tuesday of planning to bomb a Vienna train station and sentenced.

Burundi slams pressure over crisis

Burundi's government on Tuesday condemned mounting diplomatic pressure over President Pierre Nkurunziza's controversial bid to stand for a third consecutive term, signalling it would not bow to international criticism.