Ukraine put on a display of military might to celebrate its independence day Sunday. Much of that military might will soon deploy to the conflict zone in the country's east to fight a pro-Russian insurgency.
An Israeli airstrike killed two children in Gaza on Sunday, the Palestinian health ministry said. The same day, the Israeli military said rockets from Syria hit various locations through the Golan Heights.
China has executed eight people convicted of terrorism, including three for their roles in an attack in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in October, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported, citing local authorities.
Wine has been produced in Lebanon for thousands of years but conflict across the Middle East has hit sales and production in recent times. Now the country's winemakers are adopting new tactics to get their products noticed.