The Middle East Stability Partnership has met in Berlin for the fifth time. The consortium wants to rebuild areas that have been liberated from Islamic State. Meanwhile, fighting in Iraq continues - more than 3 million civilians are on the run.
The Afghanistan affiliate of the "Islamic State" militant group has claimed credit for an attack on the Iraqi embassy in Kabul. The attack comes as "IS" is being driven out of territory it held in Iraq and Syria.
Police are still searching for suspects behind terror attacks in Catalonia that killed 14 people and injured scores. Investigators suspect a terror cell had planned a larger attack involving homemade bombs.
A year ago the Iraqi town of Fallujah - captured by IS in 2014 - was liberated. When Judit Neurink visited the town, she found the scars of occupation still prevalent.
Masoud Aqil was an Islamic State prisoner in Syria. After fleeing to Germany, the Kurdish journalist realized that IS terrorists were also in Europe, and he began to track them. Frank Hofmann has this exclusive for DW.
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