Prisoners say they don't know what charges they are facing when their trial begins within a month.
Pepper spray was used to break up pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong over China's decision to vet candidates.
The Syrian military and Islamist rebels clashed in the Golan Heights as loyalists attempted to recapture a border crossing.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen called for NATO leaders to approve a build up of forces within Eastern European member states.
Germany will deliver military equipment, including anti-tank missiles, to the Kurds in three stages by the end of September.
Saudi Arabia announced it has stopped issuing visas to workers from three countries at the center of the ongoing Ebola outbreak.
Rick Perry distanced himself from a tweet sent from his verified account mocking the district attorney at the center of his indictment.