Sri Lanka’s prime minister has said that suspects linked to the Easter Sunday bomb attacks remain at large and could have access to explosives.
A Malaysian climber has been recovered alive near the summit of Mount Annapurna in Nepal, a trekking company has said, two days after he went missing.
Libya’s UN-supported government is asking the security council to appoint a “fact-finding mission” to investigate alleged violations by the forces attacking the capital.
Israel will participate in next year’s World Expo hosted by the United Arab Emirates, in another sign of warming relations with Gulf Arab states.
Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has walked out of a Japanese detention centre, his head held high, after paying 500 million yen (£3.5 million) in bail and winning a court rejection of an appeal from prosecutors.
Sri Lanka’s prime minister has acknowledged that minority Ahmadi Muslims who are refugees from Pakistan have faced attacks since the Easter bombings.
The father of two of the suspected Easter suicide bombers was arrested on suspicion of aiding his sons, according to Sri Lanka’s former navy chief, as businesses and religious leaders worried about a new attack four days after blasts killed more than 350 people.
Former US vice president Joe Biden has formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest, declaring the soul of the nation at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said after his summit with Kim Jong Un that the North Korean leader is ready to proceed toward denuclearisation but needs solid security guarantees to do so.
With former vice president Joe Biden entering the 2020 Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, the field is largely set, with all the big names included.
Joe Biden has formally entered the 2020 race for president.