The Gambia’s newly-elected President Adama Barrow has returned to the nation after his predecessor finally agreed to cede power under international pressure and went into exile.
Israel says it is "reducing" ties with the nations that voted for last week's UN Security Council resolution demanding a halt to Tel Aviv's settlement expansion in Palestinian territory.
Italian police detained four alleged people smugglers, who were picked up Tuesday with 491 migrants rescued by the Italian navy as they tried to reach the country by sea.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says causing division among Muslims and using terrorist groups against them are two major plots against Muslim nations.
Suspected al Qaeda terrorists shot dead a five-year-old boy who fell to his knees and prayed for his life during a terror attack on a tourist resort in Ivory Coast, eyewitnesses have said.
Muslim referee halts football match in African country of Senegal to break Ramadan fast or Iftar.
Iran and Senegal have resumed their diplomatic relations following a decision by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his Senegalese counterpart Macky Sall.