Report finds Pyongyang’s diplomats in Africa facilitate smuggling of coveted status symbols used in traditional medicine to China and Vietnam
Remarks appear to be further suggestion that military action is on US president's mind
As US formally hands over two Black Hawk helicopters to Afghan Air Force, Taliban respond, saying, 'Our fight is not based on technology but is an ideologically motivated fight'
Qatar has indicated it would accept any decision made by the US and Afghan governments about the future of the office
900,000 doses of oral cholera vaccine have arrived in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh in advance of a mass vaccination campaign on October 10
Investigators in Australia have said their understanding of MH370's whereabouts was "better now than it has ever been” but they still do not know why it crashed
Longtime editor of The Economist posits a scenario where China takes over North Korea, but others disagree, with one saying, 'I cannot imagine North Korea ever acceding to the notion of Chinese dominance'
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility, but several attacks in Baluchistan may be the work of a low-level insurgency by Baluch nationalists
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reiterated that the settlements for Rohingya Muslims would be temporary until they returned to their homes in Myanmar
The Chinese Basketball Association is on tour in the US, with teams playing against US professional squads. Calla Yu from VOA's Mandarin Service was at a recent game in the Washington area.
Prayut Chan-o-cha, the general who ousted a democratically elected government in a 2014 coup, sees ties improving between the two nations, and he described the U.S. president as friendly, saying the two men are change leaders
Muscat to host new round of Afghan talks October 16, says Khawaja Asif