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Cambodian PM suggests ‘death’ for protesting opposition leaders

Cambodian PM suggests ‘death’ for protesting opposition leaders

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said opposition leaders Kem Sokha and Sam Rainsy would have been killed if he had known they were calling...
Iran declares day of mourning for quake victims

Iran declares day of mourning for quake victims

Iran has declared Tuesday a day of mourning for the more than 400 people, who died after a powerful earthquake struck its border region...
6.0-magnitude earthquake hits off Papua New Guinea

Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran, killing more than 130

More than 120 people were killed in Iran and at least several others in Iraq when a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region,...
Trump says has 'great relationship' with Duterte; brief mention of rights

Trump says has ‘great relationship’ with Duterte; brief mention of rights

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he had a “great relationship” with his Philippines counterpart, Rodrigo Duterte. Their meeting was one of the most...
Oil eases but Saudi tensions keep 2-1/2 year highs in sight

Oil eases but Saudi tensions keep 2-1/2 year highs in sight

Oil prices largely held on to their gains after posting the biggest rise in six weeks following the Saudi moves. Brent crude futures were at...
Trump visit could be ‘turning point’ on North Korea policy, says Moon

Trump visit could be ‘turning point’ on North Korea policy, says Moon

President Moon Jae-in of South Korea said he hoped a visit by U.S President Donald Trump would be a turning point in efforts to...
Trump visit could be ‘turning point’ on North Korea policy, says Moon

‘We hope to God’ military force not needed against N. Korea – Trump

“We hope to God we never have to use” military force against North Korea, U.S. President Donald Trump said at a joint news conference...
Hundreds protest in Seoul against Trump’s visit to S. Korea – Reports

Hundreds protest in Seoul against Trump’s visit to S. Korea – Reports

Hundreds of people have gathered in the center of Seoul to protest against U.S. President Donald Trump’s two-day visit to the country, local media...
I stand with Japan against N. Korean menace, working on trade - Trump

I stand with Japan against N. Korean menace, working on trade – Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said America stood with ally Japan against the North Korean “menace”. Speaking after a summit with Japanese Prime Minister...
Twitter to roll out 280-character tweets worldwide

Twitter says 36,000 Russia-linked accounts posted election-related content – Reports

Twitter has discovered over 36,000 accounts linked to Russia that generated almost around 1.4 million election-related tweets during the U.S. 2016 election campaign. According to...