Donald Trump and Shinzo Abe discussed recent attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.

Turkish jet fighters attacked on PKK positions in the north of Iraq.

Michelle Bachelet UN human rights chief will visit Venezuela from June 19-21.

Egypt security officials announced six policemen were wounded by a roadside bomb in the Sinai province.

The US State Department nominated experienced Africa hand Donald Booth as a special envoy to Sudan.