SURUC Turkey - Kurdish militants in Turkey have issued a new call to arms to defend a border town in northern Syria from advancing Islamic State fighters, and the Turkish authorities and U.N. prepared for a surge in refugees. Full Article | Video
KABUL - Former finance minister Ashraf Ghani was named Afghanistan's president-elect on Sunday after he signed a deal to share power with his opponent, ending months of turmoil over a disputed election that destabilized the nation as most foreign troops prepare to leave.
The two contenders for Afghanistan's presidency sign a deal for a power-sharing government at the presidential palace in Kabul. Vanessa Johnston reports.