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Bombing at Nigeria mosque kills at least 50  

Lagos, Nov 22 (AP/UNB) - A teenage suicide bomber attacked worshippers as they gathered for morning prayers Tuesday at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, policeRead More...

Group calls for Indonesian forces to stop virginity tests

Jakarta, Nov 22 (AP/UNB) - Indonesia's military and police continue to perform abusive virginity tests on female recruits three years after the World Health Organization declared they had no scientificRead More...

Robert Mugabe resigns as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years

Harare, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigned as president with immediate effect Tuesday after 37 years in power, shortly after parliament began impeachment proceedings against him.

3 militants, Indian commando killed in fighting in Kashmir 

Srinagar, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — Police say at least three suspected militants and an army commando have been killed in two separate gunbattles in disputed Kashmir.

Nigeria police say at least 50 killed in mosque bombing 

Lagos, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday,Read More...

Fired Zimbabwean VP says Mugabe should resign immediately 

Harare, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should acknowledge the nation's "insatiable desire" for a leadership change and resign immediately, the recently fired vice president and likely successorRead More...

Trump administration announces sanctions against North Korea 

Washington, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — The Trump administration is due to announce new sanctions on North Korea on Tuesday after declaring it a state sponsor of terrorism in the latestRead More...

Russian state TV: Assad travels to Russia, meets with Putin 

Moscow, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — Russian state TV is reporting that Vladimir Putin has met with Syrian President Bashar Assad in Sochi.

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UN committee urges Myanmar to give citizenship to Rohingyas 

United Nations, Nov 16 (AP/UNB) — A key U.N. committee has overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on Myanmar's authorities to end military operations against Rohingya Muslims, ensure their voluntary return ...

Tillerson in Myanmar for Suu Kyi talks amid Rohingya crisis 

Naypyitaw, Nov 15 (AP/UNB) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was in Myanmar on Wednesday to meet with leader Aung San Suu Kyi amid a crisis in the country's ...

China sentences prominent rights lawyer to 2 years in prison

Beijing, Nov 21 (AP/UNB) — A prominent human rights lawyer in China was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison on the vague charge of inciting subversion of state power, ...

Argentina unsure if signals came from missing submarine 

Buenos Aires, Nov 20 (AP/UNB) — Argentina's navy could not confirm Sunday if seven brief satellite calls received a day earlier were from a lost submarine with 44 crew members ...

Suu Kyi blames conflicts on illegal immigration 

Naypyitaw, Nov 20 (AP/UNB) — Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi says the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism in a speech that ...

EU diplomat encourages stabilizing troubled Myanmar state

Naypyitaw, (AP/UNB) — The European Union's top diplomat says she is encouraging Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's willingness to implement the recommendations of an expert panel on ensuring stability ...

When a 'bloodless correction' smells like a coup 

Washington, Nov 16 (AP/UNB) — No one likes to own up to a coup. It's usually nasty business and it can bring frowns and punishment from abroad (even when nations ...

Italy, Germany defend Libyan patrols after UN criticism 

Rome, Nov 16 (AP/UNB) — Italy and Germany on Wednesday defended their support for Libyan coast guard patrols returning migrants to Libya, after the U.N. human rights chief denounced the ...

15 dead, 10 hurt in a stampede for food aid in Morocco 

Marrakech, Nov 20 (AP/UNB) — A stampede erupted while food aid was being distributed in a Moroccan village Sunday and at least 15 people died and 10 were injured, authorities ...

Zimbabweans gather in Harare to march against Mugabe  

Harare, Nov 18 (AP/UNB) - Opponents of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe are preparing to demonstrate for the ouster of the 93-year-old leader who is virtually powerless and deserted by most ...