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Business ties complicate Muslim states' response to Rohingya  

Dubai, Sept 21 (AP/UNB) - When Rohingya Muslims fled persecution and slaughter in Myanmar in past decades, tens of thousands found refuge in Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest sites.Read More...

Iran's top leader dismisses Trump's 'ugly, foolish' remarks 

Tehran, Sept 21 (AP/UNB) - Iran's supreme leader says U.S. President Donald Trump's "cheap, ugly, foolish and unreal" remarks before the U.N. General Assembly earlier this week were a signRead More...

Trapped girl a symbol for Mexico's quake rescue efforts  

Mexico City, Sept 21 (AP/UNB) - A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a new day on Thursday, a vigilRead More...

Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision  

New York, Sept 21 (AP/UNB) - President Donald Trump has determined how he wants to approach the Iran nuclear deal — which he has called the worst agreement ever negotiatedRead More...

Grenade attack kills 3, wounds 23 in Indian-held Kashmir

Srinagar, Sept 21 (AP/UNB) — Three civilians were killed and 23 others wounded after suspected rebels Thursday lobbed a grenade at a motorcade of a local government minister in Indian-controlledRead More...

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Myanmar tries to reassure the world over refugee crisis 

United Nations, Sep 21 (AP/UNB) — Myanmar tried to reassure the world Wednesday about its handling of the mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh and said it is committed ...

Defending Myanmar, Suu Kyi says most Rohingya villages calm 

Naypyitaw, Sep 19 (AP/UNB) — After a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims sparked allegations of ethnic cleansing, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Tuesday her country does not fear ...

Rohingya crisis: 'Last chance' for Aung San Suu Kyi

Dhaka, Sep 17 (UNB)- Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has "a last chance" to halt an army offensive that has forced hundreds of thousands of the mainly ...

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake shakes Alaska, British Columbia 

Juneau, Sep 18 (AP/UNB) — A Magnitude 5.1 earthquake shook Alaska about 135 miles (217 kilometers) northwest of the state's capital city Juneau.

Amnesty decries 'campaign of burnings' targeting Rohingya 

Geneva, Sep 15 (AP/UNB) — Amnesty International says it has turned up evidence of an "orchestrated campaign of systematic burnings" by Myanmar security forces targeting dozens of Rohingya villages over ...

Defiant N. Korea leader says he will complete nuke program  

Seoul, Sept 16 (AP/UNB) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said his country is nearing its goal of "equilibrium" in military force with the United States, as the United ...

Mexicans dig in rubble seeking survivors as quake kills 248 

Mexico City, Sep 20 (AP/UNB) — Rescuers and volunteers frantically dug through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings long into the night, looking for survivors of Mexico's ...

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi does not fear global 'scrutiny'

Dhaka, Sep 19 (UNB) - Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi says she does not fear "international scrutiny" of her government's handling of the growing Rohingya crisis.

Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisis

New York, Sept 20 (AP/UNB) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the ...

Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors 

Mexico City, Sep 21 (AP/UNB) — The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes and prodded rescuers to ...