Syrian children, aged five, eight and 11, hit and threatened with a knife in eastern town of Sebnitz, police say.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army has killed five Islamic State leaders in an attack in eastern Syria, Syrian state TV reported on Saturday.
BEIJING (Reuters) - At least five police officers have been stabbed to death by separatists in a knife attack at a coal mine in China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang, U.S.-based Radio Free Asia reported on Wednesday.
A 17-year-old Afghan youth who came to Germany as a migrant last year attacked passengers with an ax and a knife. The motive was unclear, the police said.
HALLE, Germany (Reuters) - German police have opened an investigation into a suspected arson attack on a house in eastern Germany earmarked for asylum seekers, throwing the spotlight on a town where the mayor quit last month after a...