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Afghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 14 troops…

Afghan officials say Taliban attacks on soldiers and police in western Badghis province have killed 14 troops, policemen

Swaziland's King Is Changing The Name Of His…

King Mswati III announced he is changing the name of his country to eSwatini.

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce

Trump Says North Korea Agreed To Denuclearize…

North Korea agreed to put its nuclear tests on hold and close a testing site, but it hasn't promised to abandon its arsenal.

China: Many Chinese dead, hurt in North Korea traffic crash

China's foreign ministry says a large number of Chinese tourists have been killed and injured in a "major traffic accident" in North Korea

Iran Says It Could Speed Up Its 'Nuclear…

Iran's foreign minister said the country "has many options and those options are not pleasant."

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts NKorea aim to…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and his aides are leaving a false impression about the extent of North Korea's plans to give up its nuclear weapons

Attack At Kabul Voter Registration Center Kills…

This is the fourth such attack since voter registration began a week ago.

Mexico holds its first presidential debate for…

The first of Mexico's presidential debates has opened with fire, with front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defending the idea of an amnesty to fight drug violence and reviving his 2006 campaign slogan of "the poor come first."

India Changes Law To Allow Death Penalty In Child…

In 2016, 40 percent of reported rapes in India involved children.

Indian on pilgrimage fails to return home from Pakistan

UAE accuses Qatar fighters of flying near passenger jet

The United Arab Emirates again has accused Qatari military fighter jets of coming dangerously close to an Emirati commercial airliner flying in Bahraini airspace

Violent Protests In Nicaragua Leave At Least 10…

Demonstrators have been protesting changes to the country's pension system.