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Environment

Amazon burning: NGOs dispute Bolsonaro's claim they started fires

Rights groups call Brazilian president's unfounded claim 'sick' and 'pitiful' as fires rage on in parts of Amazon.

Amazon burning: NGOs dispute Bolsonaro's claim they started fires

United States

Two US soldiers killed in Afghanistan

In brief statement, NATO says the two US service members were 'killed in action'.

Two US soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Middle East

Saudi-UAE led coalition killed 47 Yemen fishermen in 2018: HRW

Seven children among those killed in five attacks carried out by the coalition last year, Human Rights Watch says.

Saudi-UAE led coalition killed 47 Yemen fishermen in 2018: HRW

Europe

Italy opposition open to coalition talks with rival Five Star

Amid political crisis, Democratic Party sets out conditions for possible deal with Five Star to stave off early vote.

Italy opposition open to coalition talks with rival Five Star

Donald Trump

Baffled Danes mock Trump after he scraps trip over Greenland

Many Danes, including politicians, condemn Trump after he cancels visit following Denmark's refusal to sell island.

Baffled Danes mock Trump after he scraps trip over Greenland

Donald Trump

Jews tweet 'disloyal to Trump' after Trump calls them disloyal

Trump doubles down on remarks, saying "if you want to vote Democrat, you're being disloyal to Jewish people and Israel".

Jews tweet 'disloyal to Trump' after Trump calls them disloyal

Immigration

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

Immigrant advocates decry move, saying prolonged detention would traumatise immigrant children.

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

AJ IMPACT

Presidents of Rwanda and Uganda sign pact to ease tensions

The East African neighbours have accused each other of espionage and meddling in an escalating standoff.

Presidents of Rwanda and Uganda sign pact to ease tensions

Europe

Spain may fine Open Arms rescue ship $1m

The Open Arms saga has not ended with the Italian prosecutor's order to bring the scores of rescued people ashore.

Open Arms rescue ship faces $1m fine from Spain

Turkey

Deadline extended for unregistered Syrians to leave Istanbul

Turkish minister says Syrians in Istanbul have until October 30 to return to cities where they were first registered.

Deadline extended for unregistered Syrians to leave Istanbul

Donald Trump

Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland

US president was scheduled to hold talks with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen.

Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland

Asia

India accused of indiscriminately shelling in Pakistan's Kashmir

Pakistan and India trade blame for ceasefire violations, but civilians are suffering most.