Senior US lawmakers and America's biggest business lobby urge president not to pull out of five-year-old US-South Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS), especially at a time of heightened tensions over North Korea's nuclear missile tests
In Cambodia, the issue of land rights is a constant source of tension. The country’s biggest dam to date is set to go online in weeks, adding 400 megawatts of power to the country’s critically overstretched grid. But the social and environmental costs of the project are huge, especially for minority villagers facing displacement. In rural Stung Treng province, some members of an indigenous group are taking a stand. David Boyle has this report.
U.S. envoy Nikki Haley warns North Korea Monday that the U.S. does not have unlimited patience, as she called on U.N. Security Council members to support new, robust sanctions against the rogue regime. From the United Nations, VOA's Margaret Besheer has more on the situation.