Germany to boost defence spending by nearly €2bn in 2017 Germany has for years struggled to modernise its military as it becomes more involved in Nato operations.
Jordan boosts border forces amid IS threat from Iraq, Syria Brig. Gen. Sami Kafawin said he expects some IS fighters, increasingly on the defensive, to make their way to southern Syria and Jordan's border.
At least 30 firefighters killed, 75 injured in Tehran high-rise collapse The disaster struck the Plasco building, an iconic structure in central Tehran just north of the capital's sprawling bazaar.
“The Nut Job 2” animated comedy unveils 1st trailer (video) Set in Oaktan, the trailer sees Surly and his gang trying to fight for their new "perfect" homeland, Liberty Park.