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SEOUL/ TOKYO North Korea launched what appeared to be an intermediate-range missile on Wednesday to a high altitude in the direction of Japan before it...

ANKARA Turkey said on Wednesday that reaching a deal to normalise relations with Israel downgraded after a 2010 Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound Turkish vessel...

MANILA China is using its fishing fleets with armed escorts to bolster maritime claims in disputed territory, a senior US State Department official warned on...

DIYARBAKIR (Turkey) Turkish warplanes struck Kurdish militant targets in northern Iraq and southeastern Turkey overnight on Wednesday, and authorities imposed new curfews in rural...

SYDNEY A piece of debris that washed up on an island off Australia’s south coast was not from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, officials said...

DAVAO (Philippines) The Philippines and communist guerrillas are planning to each declare ceasefires before formal peace talks resume next month in Norway, the first in...

SYDNEY Teenage recruits into the Australian military were forced to rape each other, often as part of brutal initiation practices, a public inquiry into child...

MANILA A senior leader of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) disclosed they have formed a political party to participate in the May 2016...

PERTH Australian officials said on Wednesday that two new “ping” signals had been detected in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, raising hopes...

JAKARTA Indonesia’s main opposition party won the most votes in parliamentary elections on Wednesday, unofficial tallies showed, setting its popular presidential candidate, Jakarta governor...