'Jihadi John': father wants proof

The father of "Jihadi John" said in an interview published Wednesday that there was no proof that his son was the Islamic State executioner, adding there were a number of "false rumours" circulating.

Netanyahu denounces Obama over Iran

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denounced President Barack Obama's drive for a nuclear accord with Iran on Tuesday, warning Washington is paving Tehran's path to a bomb.

Thousands flee as Chile volcano erupts

A volcano in southern Chile erupted early Tuesday, spewing fiery plumes of lava into the night sky and forcing the evacuation of some 3600 people from nearby towns.

Nemtsov funeral bans condemned

The EU has condemned Russia's refusal to allow several prominent European figures to attend the funeral of an assassinated opposition leader.