Category: Asia

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staffFebruary 17, 2017

Pakistan kills 39 suspected militants after deadly shrine bombing

Pakistan launched a crackdown in which security forces killed at least 39 suspected militants following an Islamic State bombing at ...

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staffFebruary 12, 2017

18 civilians killed by coalition airstrikes in Afghanistan in a week – UN probe

A United Nations investigation has determined that at least 18 civilians have been killed by international coalition airstrikes in Afghanistan ...

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staffFebruary 6, 2017

Afghan diplomat fatally shot at Pakistan consulate

Police say they arrested a private security guard after he allegedly shot and killed a senior diplomat Monday at Afghanistan’s ...

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staffFebruary 6, 2017

Duterte cancels peace talks with Philippine rebels

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte canceled peace talks with rebels, calling the pro-Communist group’s demands excessive. Talks aimed at continuing a ...

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staffFebruary 6, 2017

At least 117 die in avalanches on Afghanistan-Pakistan border

Avalanches on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border killed at least 117 people after three days of heavy snow, emergency officials said. At ...

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staffJanuary 27, 2017

China displays new version of bomber ahead of national holiday

China is drawing attention to its indigenous fighter-bomber, the Xian JH-7, also known as the Jianhong-7, ahead of one of ...

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staffJanuary 21, 2017

At least 20 killed in Pakistan market bombing

At least 20 people were killed and 50 others were injured after a bomb exploded at a busy vegetable market ...

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staffJanuary 20, 2017

Report: ‘No unusual signs’ from North Korea military despite provocative statements

South Korea’s military says there are no signs of provocations from North Korea, dispelling some concerns Pyongyang would try to ...

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staffJanuary 19, 2017

India school bus crash kills at least 15 children

At least 15 children were killed and several other wounded after a speeding truck collided with a school bus in ...

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staffJanuary 12, 2017

Japan coast guard rescues flooded North Korea cargo ship

Japan’s coast guard rescued passengers on a flooded North Korean cargo ship, according to a local television network. NHK reported ...