International coalition bombs militants in Iraq and on the Syria-Turkey border: IS beheads British journalist.
Pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian army continue the war despite the announced truce: about 300 people died in a month.
Norway’s Jens Stoltenberg is appointed NATO Secretary-General.
Thousands of demonstrators demand free elections for 2017 and more autonomy from China. Clashes with the police.
Dilma Rousseff is re-elected President of Brazil: she won the run-off with 51.6% of votes.
Sweden recognises the state of Palestine. UK House of Commons votes in favour of motion.
Malala Yousafzai e Kailash Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize.