Venezuela: How free and fair will Sunday's vote be?
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro says Sunday's vote for a constituent assembly is not only democratic, but the only way to guarantee peace.
But opponents call it a "fraud" and question just how free and fair the elections will be be.
Palestinians celebrate removal of Israeli security at al-Aqsa
Palestinians have entered Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Mosque compound for the first time in just under two weeks, after Israel removed surveillance equipment and other obstacles from the gates leading to the holy site.
Kabul protesters call for action over rise in deadly attacks
Protesters have taken to the streets of Afghanistan's capital Kabul to call for action over the deteriorating security situation, after hundreds of people have been killed recently in a string of attacks carried out by the Taliban in the city.