Papua New Guinea police said Tuesday they were seeking the arrest of Prime Minister Peter O'Neill for official corruption but the former leader of the South Pacific island nation was refusing to cooperate.
Sarah El Deeb and Joseph Krauss, Associated Press | PostedOct 14th - 11:41pm
The Syrian fighters vowed to kill "pigs" and "infidels," paraded their Kurdish captives in front of cameras and, in one graphic video, fired several rounds into a man lying on the side of a highway with his hands bound behind his back.
Tom Bowker, Associated Press | PostedOct 14th - 11:08pm
Calls for calm and warnings against voter intimidation marked a closely watched election day in Mozambique that is crucial in consolidating a wary peace in the southern African nation of nearly 30 million people.
Syrian troops have entered several northern towns and villages, raising fears of a potential clash with Turkish-led forces. As Turkey's invasion of northern Syria entered its sixth day, Syrian fighters backed by Turkey said they had begun an offensive alongside Turkish troops to capture the Kurdish-held town of Manbij. President Donald Trump, meanwhile, announced new sanctions on Turkey and Vice President Mike Pence said Trump was sending him to the region.
Haruka Nuga and Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press | PostedOct 14th - 9:01pm
The toll of death and destruction from a typhoon that tore through central and northern Japan climbed Tuesday, as the government said it was considering approving a special budget for the disaster response and eventual reconstruction.
Targeting Turkey’s economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks’ assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria — an assault Turkey began after Trump announced he was moving U.S. troops out of the way.
Maria Verza, Associated Press | PostedOct 14th - 11:10am
At least 13 police officers were killed and nine others wounded Monday in an ambush by gunmen in the Mexican state of Michoacan, a western region where violence attributed to drug cartels has spiked in recent months.