More Brexit shock waves

Britain’s decision to remove itself from the European Union brings more political turmoil as Scotland’s leader threatens to block the move. Northern Ireland leader also looking at alternatives.

Iraq advances in IS fight

A senior Iraqi military commander declares the city of Fallujah “fully liberated” from the Islamic State group extremists.

Cause for celebration in Panama

Fireworks explode as a huge container ship makes the inaugural passage through the newly expanded Panama Canal.

Turkey rankled by pope’s words

The pontiff defends his use of the term “genocide” to describe the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians, saying that’s how he has always referred to the massacre. The Turks have long rejected the term.