Six world powers and Iran intensify talks in Lausanne, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme looms.
Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.
Islamist militants capture the north-western Syrian city of Idlib for the first time, monitoring groups and jihadists say.
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