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North Korea detonates its sixth and most powerful nuclear test yet

SEOUL Korea - North Korea detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday, Japan and South Korea said, hours after Pyongyang said...

Duterte calls Trillanes’ a evidence trash

Metro Manila Philippines (September 1) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday slammed Sen. Antonio Trillanes for implicating his family in the corruption at the Bureau...

Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 33

MUMBAI (India) - Rescuers in India’s financial capital sifted rubble on Friday in a desperate search for survivors of the collapse of a 117-year-old condemned building, as...

UK summons North Korean ambassador over missile launch

LONDON - Britain said on Thursday it had summoned the North Korean ambassador to the foreign ministry to condemn its launch of a ballistic...

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on Iraqi embassy in Kabul

KABUL Afghanistan - Militant group Islamic State on Monday claimed responsibility for an attack on the Iraqi embassy in Kabul that began with a suicide...

North Korea claims all of U.S. in strike range as Trump...

SEOUL/WASHINGTON - North Korea said on Saturday it had conducted another successful test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that proved its ability to...

U.S. flies bombers over Korean peninsula after North Korea missile test

SEOUL (South Korea) - The United States flew two supersonic B-1B bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force on Sunday after...

U.S. transfers surveillance planes to the Philippines

MANILA Philippines - The United States on Thursday transferred to the Philippines two brand-new, single-engine surveillance planes, boosting the capability of its former colony...

Suicide bomber in Pakistan’s Lahore kills 25, many of them police

LAHORE, Pakistan - A suicide bomber killed at least 25 people, many of them police, in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Monday,...

Philippine leader says drugs war ‘trivialized’ by human rights concerns

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday promised an unrelenting war on drugs, defying critics who were "trivializing" his campaign with human...

Duterte sees Marawi crisis ending in 10-15 days

President Rodrigo Duterte said he sees the Marawi crisis ending in 10 to 15 days — around the date when he will deliver his...

There’s divisiveness among Maute group leaders

Manila, Philippines — Issues with money and logistical support are sowing divisiveness among the leaders of the terror Maute group in Marawi City, the...

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