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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

More: Turkey President Erdogan says countries that should be praising Turkey for putting down coup are instead standing by plotters - Reuters

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkish President Erdogan dismisses western criticism of coup arrests, says detentions will rise if people are guilty - Reuters

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Syrian Civil War

UN envoy for Syria offers 'suggestion' to Russia: Leave Aleppo humanitarian corridors to the United Nations - AP

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Halab, H'alab, Syria

UN Staffan de Mistura says Syrian nationals should not be forced to leave Aleppo, protection of civilians should be guaranteed - Reuters

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United Kingdom

UK nationals Mark Stribling and Robert Stilwell both jailed for 4 years for attempting to smuggle Albanian immigrants in to the UK - @PA

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Trial of Chad dictator Hissène Habré

Ex-Chad dictator Hissene Habre, sentenced to life in May for war crimes and crimes against humanity, ordered to pay up to $33,000 per victim: court - AFP

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Britain votes to leave EU

UK investors have almost halved property allocations in their portfolios following Britain's vote to leave the EU - Reuters poll

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Iran

Iran needs 2-3 months to reach pre-sanctions oil output level, Iranian communications minister Mahmoud Vaezi says - Reuters

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Syria

Islamic State executes 24 civilians after seizing Syrian village - @AFP

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Syrian Civil War

28 killed, including 7 children, in US-led coalition airstrikes targeting Al-Ghandour village in north Syria - Reuters

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Bihar, India

Expelled Bharatiya Janata Party leader Dayashankar Singh arrested in joint operation between Uttar Pradesh and Bihar police - @timesofindia

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Priest killed in Normandy, France, 26 July, 2016

Syrian asylum seeker held over French church attack, source close to probe say - @AFP

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkish foreign minister says military will become more effective in fight against Islamic State after nation-wide purge - Reuters

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Turkey coup attempt, July 2016

Turkish foreign minister says coup attempt could have been successful if purge of police force had not been conducted previously - Reuters

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Russia

Russian energy minister Alexander Novak in discussions with Turkey over 2 lines of Turkstream gas pipeline - Reuters

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Iraqi Civil War (2014-present)

Up to 1 million people could be forced to leave homes in Iraq in coming months as fighting intensifies ahead of Mosul battle, says International Red Cross - Reuters

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France

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls open to temporary ban on foreign financing of mosques - @AFP

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Okinawa Prefecture, Japan

US military to return 17% of land controls in Okinawa in move to defuse opposition to American presence on the island - Reuters

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European migrant crisis

Conditions for refugees living in European bordered condemned as not suitable for human beings say NGO Doctors Without Borders - Mehr

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2016 Democratic National Convention

Video: Bernie Sanders delegates and protesters marching back to Democratic National Convention site - @JimDalrympleII

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