War And Unrest

Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explain

Sep 20, 2017

Officials and pundits across Asia are struggling to parse President Donald Trump's vow at the U.N. General Assembly to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked

As Syrian war winds down, Israel sets sights on Hezbollah

Sep 20, 2017

With President Bashar Assad seemingly poised to survive the Syrian civil war, Israeli leaders are growing nervous about the intentions of his Iranian patrons and their emerging corridor of influence across the region

AP Interview: NATO chief welcomes Trump's new approach

Sep 20, 2017

NATO's secretary-general welcomed President Donald Trump's new strategy for the 16-year Afghan war and said the U.S. leader's insistence that NATO members increase their defense spending is achieving positive results

The Latest: Japan welcomes Trump's mention of abduction

Sep 20, 2017

Japan is welcoming President Donald Trump's reference to North Korea's abduction of a Japanese girl in his speech to the U.N. General Assembly

Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisis

Sep 19, 2017

U.S. officials say Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has spoken by phone with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis

Police: Third arrest made in London subway attack

Sep 19, 2017

British police have arrested a third suspect in connection with the bomb that partially exploded on a London subway last week

The Latest: Ivanka Trump urges fight against forced labor

Sep 19, 2017

White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump is calling forced labor, modern slavery and human trafficking the "greatest human rights issue of our time."

At UN, Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' North Korea

Sep 19, 2017

At U.N., Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' North Korea if it continues on nuclear weapons path

Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's map

Sep 19, 2017

Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off the map in Myanmar; rights groups document burning of villages where members of the ethnic minority once lived

Hamas invites Abbas to resume control of Gaza

Sep 19, 2017

Hamas has invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to send officials to Gaza to resume control of the coastal enclave seized by the Islamic militant group a decade ago

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