Hyung-Jin Kim and Kim Hyung-Jyung, Associated Press | PostedMar 22nd - 1:44am
North Korea abruptly withdrew its staff from a liaison office with South Korea on Friday, a development that is likely to put a damper on ties between the countries and further complicate global diplomacy on North Korea's nuclear program.
Albert Aji, Associated Press | PostedMar 22nd - 12:59am
Syria slammed President Donald Trump's abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, saying Friday the statement was "irresponsible" and a threat to international peace and stability.
New Zealand's deputy prime minister is attending an emergency session of an umbrella organization of Muslim nations in Turkey after a gunman killed 50 people in two mosques in the South Pacific nation.
Rod McGuirk, Associated Press | PostedMar 21st - 11:47pm
Two powerful cyclones are blowing toward Australia's sparsely populated north where around 2,000 people have been evacuated from the east coast of the Northern Territory ahead of strong winds, mountainous waves and flooding rain.
New Zealanders observed the Muslim call to prayer Friday in reflecting on the moment when 50 worshippers at two Christchurch mosques were slain. The imam of one of the mosques attacked said the gunman's acts had left the country broken-hearted but not broken. Later in the day, a mass funeral was held to bury 26 of the victims at a cemetery where several already have been laid to rest.
Karl Ritter, Associated Press | PostedMar 21st - 2:14pm
Former White House strategist Steve Bannon on Thursday predicted a "stunning victory" for populists and nationalists in the European Parliament elections in May and said they can achieve it without his help.