Migrants injured crossing Moroccan border with Spain

Migrants have been injured crossing the north African border into the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. High fences and razor wire surround the territory. Spain says the number of people crossing into the country via enclaves in north Africa has doubled in the last year. Migrants injured crossing Moroccan border with Spain

Venezuela key opposition activists seized from home

Two Venezuelan opposition leaders, Leopoldo López and Antonio Ledezma, have been re-arrested, relatives of the pair say, after uploading videos of their detentions to social media. They had been under house arrest in separate cases related to their opposition to the government. Their families said they did not know where the two had been taken. […]

Scaramucci comments ‘inappropriate’ – White House

White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci has been fired after less than 10 days in the post, having angered President Donald Trump with “inappropriate” comments to a reporter. Spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders also said the president had not wanted to burden new Chief of Staff Gen John Kelly with “that line of succession” – a […]

Passchendaele ceremony: Highlights

One of the bloodiest battles of World War One has been remembered, 100 years after it began. In three months of fighting at Passchendaele in Belgium, half a million Allied and German soldiers were killed, wounded or went missing. Prince Charles paid tribute to soldiers alongside 4,000 of their relatives at the Tyne Cot cemetery […]

Venezuela election: Violence on polling day

Protesters blocked roads and clashed with security forces in Venezuela as voting started to elect a new legislative body. The opposition believes the new constituent assembly is a power grab by President Nicolás Maduro and is boycotting the vote. However, the government says it is the only way to bring peace back to the country […]

‘Today I climbed Kilimanjaro’ says girl, aged 8

Roxy Getter, eight, from Florida, is now the youngest girl to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, the highest peak in Africa. She tells us about her experience. Video by Maria Chiu ‘Today I climbed Kilimanjaro’ says girl, aged 8

Elephants in Malawi relocated as part of conservation project

Rangers in Malawi are taking on the mammoth task of moving hundreds of elephants into safer national parks. The animals have suffered a sharp decline in recent years due to poaching and loss of habitat. Video journalist: Nancy Ibrahim Elephants in Malawi relocated as part of conservation project

US bombers fly over Korean peninsula

Two US B-1 bombers have conducted exercises over the Korean peninsula with South Korean and Japanese planes. The US Pacific Command said the mission was “a part of the continuing demonstration of iron-clad US commitment to our allies”. It follows North Korea’s latest intercontinental ballistic missile test on 28 July. US bombers fly over Korean […]