BBC World News

  • Ukraine hit by military setbacks
  • Ukraine suffers a series of military setbacks, as hundreds of troops are taken prisoner and its forces withdraw from a key airport.
  • Iraq crimes 'on unimaginable scale'
  • The UN says reports from Iraq "reveal acts of inhumanity on an unimaginable scale", as the Human Rights Council debates agrees to send a fact-finding mission.
  • 'Cloud' concerns after celeb leaks
  • Experts have raised concerns over the security of "cloud" storage sites following the leak of intimate pictures of celebrities.
  • Iran clerics 'must accept internet'
  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urges Iran's clerics to be more tolerant of the internet and new technologies after recent criticism from hardliners.
  • Fresh clashes erupt in Syrian Golan
  • Fresh fighting between rebels and government forces is being reported in the Syrian Golan Heights, where 44 UN peacekeepers were abducted last week.
  • Official heckled amid HK poll anger
  • Hong Kong pro-democracy activists disrupt a speech by a Beijing official, a day after China ruled out a direct leadership election in 2017.