Tunisia, France, Kuwait
Three attacks on three continents: 39 people were killed on a beach in Sousse, Tunisia, a man was beheaded near Lyon and at least 27 people were killed in a mosque in Kuwait City.
New York, United States
An OIOS report denounces hundreds of cases of UN peacekeepers bartering goods and medicines for sexual favours.
HSBC agrees to pay some 38 million euros to settle a money laundering investigation.
Vladimir Putin pledges to add 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles to Russia's nuclear arsenal by 2015.
Vatican City State
Pope Francis sets up a tribunal system to examine bishops accused of covering up child abuse by paedophile priests.
Republican Jeb Bush, a son and brother of two former presidents, announces his candidacy for 2016 US presidential elections.
The government announces it will build a wall along Serbia border to stop the flow of migrants.