Category: Asia

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staffJune 22, 2018

Putin, Moon advocate Korea denuclearization

Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in agreed Friday to support “efforts to establish complete denuclearization on ...

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staffJune 22, 2018

Taliban kidnap 43 Afghans

Taliban fighters kidnapped 43 people from a road construction camp during a raid in southern Afghanistan that also killed four ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

Moon – Cooperation with Russia key for peace on Korean peninsula

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that cooperation with Russia was key to peace on the Korean peninsula, Russian ...

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staffJune 20, 2018

Number missing in Indonesia ferry disaster jumps to nearly 180

Nearly 180 passengers are missing after a ferry sank into the depths of a volcanic lake in Indonesia, police said ...

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staffJune 20, 2018

Taliban kill 30 Afghan soldiers

KABUL – Taliban militants killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis Wednesday, ...

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staffJune 18, 2018

Child and two men die in Japan earthquake

A strong earthquake in Osaka, Japan has killed at least three people, including a child, and injured more than 200. ...

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staffJune 17, 2018

Blast in eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar kills 10

KABUL – An explosion outside the governor’s office in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar killed 10 people on Sunday ...

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staffJune 15, 2018

Pakistan Taliban chief targeted by US strike in Afghanistan

There are unconfirmed reports that Mullah Fazlullah – the commander of the Pakistan Taliban – has been killed in a ...

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staffJune 14, 2018

American detained in Vietnam after joining protests

HANOI – An American citizen of Vietnamese descent has been detained in Vietnam after joining a protest over a controversial ...

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staffJune 14, 2018

US lays out terms for North Korea sanctions relief

North Korea will not see any economic sanctions lifted until it has demonstrated “complete denuclearize”, US Secretary of State Mike ...