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China welcomes Myanmars efforts to alleviate situation in Rakhine

China welcomes Myanmars efforts to...

September 22

BEIJING - China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi said China welcomes the measures taken by Myanmar's government to alleviate the situation in Rakhine state.

North Korean leader Kim called Trump a what? A ‘dotard’

North Korean leader Kim called Trump...

September 22

SEOUL — Famous for using bombastic, derogatory and often-awkward English slams against enemies, North Korean state media sent people scrambling for dictionaries on Friday (Sep...

Australia okays use of China drones in non-classifed operations

Australia okays use of China drones...

September 22

MELBOURNE - The Australian government has resumed the use of Chinese-built drones in non-classifed situations, the country's defense minister said on Thursday.

Japan court rules Tepco liable over Fukushima: media

Japan court rules Tepco liable over...

September 22

TOKYO - A court in Japan on Friday ordered Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) to pay compensation to a group of former Fukushima residents, the second such ruling following the 2011...

Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities

Defying Trump, Iran says will boost...

1 hour 19 min ago

LONDON - Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities and will not seek any country's permission, President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday in a snub to demands from U.S....

New Zealand goes to polls on Saturday, ending tight, volatile race

New Zealand goes to polls on Saturday...

September 22

WELLINGTON - New Zealanders go to the polls on Saturday in the most volatile and hard-fought race in recent history, which could usher in a change in openness to migration and...

UK's May seeks Florentine renaissance for deadlocked Brexit talks

UK's May seeks Florentine renaissance...

September 22

FLORENCE, Italy - British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to rescue stalled Brexit talks on Friday with a speech in the Italian city of Florence she hopes will convince the...