Iraqi forces recapture prison in northwest Mosul

Iraqi military forces capture a prison in norhtwest Mosul after gaining ground in the largely ISIS controlled region of Iraqi city

WikiLeaks publishes massive CIA spy trove

Online whistleblowers WikiLeaks publishes CIA surveillance trove in bid to strengthen transparency and accountability by part of the infamous covert giant.

Trump refines travel ban to appeal to courts

US President Donald Trump's modified travel ban has been refined to appeal to courts and could prove tough to challenge.

Military hospital attacked in Afghan Capital

Bomb blasts and gunfire rock the Sardar Daud Khan military hospital in Kabul as unidentified insurgents force their way into the facility.