The Muslim festival Eid is being celebrated in many parts of the world. It marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. A look at how people celebrate around the world.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said operations against Taliban rebels will halt until the Muslim fasting season ends. Fighting against other militant groups, including "Islamic State," will continue.
Several people have been killed in a second suicide bombing in as many days in eastern Afghanistan during celebrations for Eid al-Fitr. A ceasefire between the Afghan government and militants has entered its third day.
The Taliban have reciprocated a ceasefire offer by Kabul ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid. It's the first time the group has agreed to a truce with the Afghan government, which is aiming to end the 16-year conflict.
More bodies have been recovered following the capsize of a ferry on Indonesia's Lake Toba. Disaster officials have revised the number of missing people several times since the ferry capsized on Monday.
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