The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says close to 50 people have been killed in airstrikes on an IS-held town in eastern Syria, including approximately 30 civilians.
Iceland has voted in a presidential election expected to see newcomer Gudni Johannesson waltz to victory with voters angry at the establishment, though more excited about the country's Euro football debut.
Sixty-seven Russian athletes are planning to apply to the IAAF to compete at the Olympics despite their country's suspension for state-sponsored doping, Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says.
Belgian authorities have charged two men with terrorist offences following more raids, and amid reports of a planned attack on a Euro 2016 fanzone.
At least 15 people have been killed in an attack on a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu that was swiftly claimed by Al-Qaeda-affiliated Al Shabaab militants, police said.
The leader of Britain's main opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, says he will resist any attempt to oust him in the wake of the Brexit vote, as Britain's european commissioner Jonathan Hill announces he will stand down.