News/General

A US submarine has arrived in South Korean waters, while envoys from the United States, Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo to discuss rising…
China's President Xi Jinping has called for restraint when dealing with North Koreaduring a telephone call with US President Donald Trump, according to Chinese state…
At least 16 people, including two children, have drowned when an inflatable boat sank in the eastern Aegean Sea between Greece and Turkey, according to…
North Korea has arrested a US citizen, officials say, in the latest case of an American being held in the country. The Swedish embassy in…

French authorities identify Paris attacker

Investigators have identified French citizen Karim Cheurfi as the shooter behind the killing of a policeman in Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris on Thursday night, according…
U.S. Defense Secretary General James Mattis, at a Friday joint press conference with Israeli counterpart Avigdor Lieberman, said Syria’s Assad regime still had a chemical-weapons…
Afghan government officials say the death toll has jumped to 140 following Friday's assault on an army base in the northern Balkh province. Another 160…
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has accused Iran of "alarming ongoing provocations" to destabilise countries in the Middle East as the Trump administration launches…
The UK parliament has voted in favour of Prime Minister Theresa May's call for an early general election. The parliament on Wednesday voted 522 to…
The US will counter any North Korean attack with an "overwhelming and effective" response, Vice President Mike Pence has said. He sounded the warning on…
US forces failed to take necessary precautions before launching a lethal drone strike in northern Syria last month that hit a mosque full of worshipers,…
North Korea has warned its army is on "maximum alert" after the US vice president visited the heavily militarised border between the two Koreas and…
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence Monday warned North Korea not to test Washington’s patience after holding talks with acting South Korean leader Hwang Kyo-ahn in…
A defiant North Korea attempted to test a ballistic missile Sunday, according to South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS). While Seoul works to identify…