Germany mulls putting troops on streets to protect against Islamic State A spate of violent attacks this summer has triggered debate about deploying troops on Germany's streets for the first time since WWII.
Norway putting up steel fence on ex-Cold War border to stem migrant flow The fence will be erected in the coming weeks, before winter frosts set in, to make it harder to slip into Norway via a forest.
World's largest aircraft falls in England during test flight (video) It is able to stay aloft for days at a time. It is designed to use less fuel than a plane, but carry heavier loads than conventional airships.
Lavrov, Kerry talk by phone, agree to meet in Geneva Aug 26 Earlier, a U.S. official said that Kerry will meet with Lavrov in Geneva on Aug. 26 to discuss the conflict in Syria and the Ukraine crisis.