1:18 pm March 5, 2015 | No Comment
US ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist in an attack at a forum held in Seoul on Thursday to discuss Korean reunification, officials said.
1:50 pm March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned the United States on Tuesday that it was negotiating a bad deal with Iran that could spark a "nuclear nightmare," drawing a rebuke from President Barack Obama and exposing a deepening US-Israeli rift.
9:09 pm March 3, 2015 | No Comment
North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Su-yong said on Tuesday that his country had the power to deter an "ever-increasing nuclear threat" by the United States with a pre-emptive strike if necessary.
8:25 pm March 3, 2015 | No Comment
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will escalate his campaign against US President Barack Obama's Iran diplomacy on Tuesday in a speech to Congress whose staging has put unprecedented stress on the two leaders' already strained ties.
7:04 pm March 3, 2015 | No Comment
A UN-backed war crimes tribunal in Cambodia charged two former cadres of the 1970s Khmer Rouge regime with crimes against humanity on Tuesday over their alleged roles in the deaths of an estimated 1.8 million people.
6:39 pm March 3, 2015 | No Comment
Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete promised to end a wave of killings of albinos, saying the witchcraft-related murders were shaming his east African nation.
9:01 am March 3, 2015 | No Comment
China will hold a military parade this year to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, and invite the leaders of major countries involved in the war to attend, the foreign ministry said, events probably aimed at Japan.
10:13 pm March 2, 2015 | No Comment
Myanmar President Thein Sein had a rare meeting on Monday with opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to discuss constitutional changes and the first election under the country's new democratic system, a minister said.
8:47 pm March 2, 2015 | No Comment
US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday there had been some progress in talks with Iran on its nuclear program but there was "a long way to go and the clock is ticking."
6:14 pm March 2, 2015 | 1 Comment
The panel appointed by Thailand's military government to draft a new constitution after the previous one was torn up following a May coup sought to allay growing criticism on Monday amid calls for more public involvement.
5:31 pm March 2, 2015 | No Comment
Philippine soldiers have seized a Muslim rebel base and bomb factory in the south, a spokesman said on Monday, as a shaky peace process with the largest Muslim rebel group presents President Benigno Aquino with his toughest political test
4:22 pm March 2, 2015 | No Comment
Police in Hong Kong arrested 38 people after a group of about 400 demonstrators clashed with police, in the latest sign of tension caused by China's influence in the city.
9:49 am March 2, 2015 | No Comment
Tabare Vazquez was sworn in as Uruguay's new president Sunday, returning to office a decade after first leading the left to power and drawing a curtain on folksy farmer Jose Mujica's colorful rule.
8:59 am March 2, 2015 | 2 Comments
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 cannot go on forever, Australia's deputy prime minister said, and discussions are already under way between Australia, China and Malaysia as to whether to call off the hunt within weeks.
7:39 pm March 1, 2015 | No Comment
Holding placards declaring "I am not afraid," thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov,