Attackers believed to belong to the Fulani ethnic group raided a rival Dogon village in overnight, killing at least 95 people and burning houses to the ground, local and government officials said on Monday.
Fifteen people including six children were died during a raid on their home by Sri Lankan security forces in which three cornered suicide bombers detonated their explosives and others traded gunfire with police.
Syrian and Russian warplanes on Saturday targeted the southern edge of Idlib Province with airstrikes and shelling, Syrian media and a war monitoring group said, ratcheting up the military pressure on the terrorist-held bastion.
German police on Monday raided the homes and workplaces of a policeman and another person suspected of planning to capture and kill left-wing politicians because of their views on immigration, authorities said.
The Bahraini police raid on the hometown of a prominent Shia cleric left at least five demonstrators dead and 286 people arrested in an assault in which officers fired tear gas and shotguns at protesters.