Samsung unveils new products at Berlin electronics fair

South Korean giant Samsung unveiled the next generation of its pioneering "phablet" and "smartwatch" gadgets at the IFA consumer electronics fair Wednesday in a bid to keep ahead of arch-rival Apple. Duration: 00:51 Sep 4, 2014

Massive funeral held for Lebanese soldier beheaded by IS

DNA testing has confirmed that the body of a man who jihadists said they had beheaded was that of Lebanese soldier Ali Sayyed, his family said. Sayyed was captured with more than 20 others in Arsal last month. Duration: 00:41 Sep 4, 2014

Ebola threatens preventable children deaths: UN

UNICEF spokesman Christophe Boulierac highlighted the threat facing children in West Africa, who he said may die from preventable diseases as an indirect result of the Ebola virus. Duration: 01:17 Sep 4, 2014

Last Angolan refugees begin return from DR Congo

Tens of thousands of Angolans living in the Democratic Republic of Congo were set to return home, for some after more than 50 years in exile, the UN refugee agency said Tuesday. Duration: 00:53 Sep 3, 2014

Venezuelan president Maduro shakes up cabinet

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday replaced Rafael Ramirez as head of the country's state oil giant PDVSA and appointed him as foreign minister. Ramirez was also relieved of his role as the oil minister. Duration: 00:50 Sep 3, 2014

Obama: NATO must send support message to Ukraine

US President Barack Obama urges NATO to send an "unmistakable message of support" to Ukraine and calls on members of the military alliance to "step up" to their responsibilities ahead of a NATO summit in Wales. Duration: 01:01 Sep 3, 2014

Clashes in Abidjan over slum demolition

Clashes erupted on Tuesday in Abidjan between security forces and slum residents opposed to its demolition, after flooding in June and July saw 40 people killed. Duration: 00:50 Sep 3, 2014