Three Israelis die in settlement close to Jerusalem following attacks by Palestinians

An attacker from Palestine opened fire at the lane to a settlement just outside Jerusalem, shooting three Israelis and left the fourth with a...

Suspected insurgents kill 4 troops in southern Thailand

Attack comes after Thai junta invites Muslim separatists living in exile to visit their home in country’s south during Ramadan. By Max Constant BANGKOK - Four...

4 Kachin rebels killed in clashes with Myanmar army

- Kachin Independence Army suffers losses in morning raid during which artillery shells rain down on rebel positions by Joshua Carroll YANGON, Myanmar - Four rebel...

Muslim Scholars Union reacts to China Ramadan ban

Int'l body says China's partial ban on fasting in Xinjiang autonomous region against law DOHA, Qatar  - The International Union of Muslim Scholars has criticized a...

China performs its first successful womb transplant

Mother donates her womb, ovaries to daughter born without uterus or vagina in Shaanxi province BEIJING - Chinese doctors have performed the country's first successful womb transplant...

Turkish teams aim for Europa League knockout stage spot

Turkish football clubs Besiktas and Fenerbahce aim to qualify for Europa League Round of 32 with a game to spare ISTANBUL - Turkish football clubs...

Turkish Stream pipeline project talks suspended

Russian officials announce the suspension which comes in the aftermath of the Nov. 24 downing of Russian warplane on Syrian border MOSCOW - Negotiations over...

Indonesia: Exams show Rohingya fabricated abuse claim

Four Rohingya women claimed were sexually abused outside of camp in Aceh after being caught leaving in effort to get to Malaysia By Ainur Rohmah JAKARTA...

Turkish citizens targeted in Russia, says embassy

Turkish Embassy calls on Russian authorities to cease targeting Turkish citizens MOSCOW – Following downing of a Russian warplane by Turkish jets on Nov. 24,...

Indonesia denies passengers paid to board downed plane

 Military says no evidence to support allegations that people without relatives in military paid bribes to fly on air force plane By Ainur Rohmah JAKARTA (AA)...
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Weekend violence injures 9 in Thai Muslim south

Includes 8 police officers hurt in bomb blasts across region. BANGKOK - Thailand’s Muslim south has been rocked by a spate of violence that injured nine...

Indonesia says Frenchman trying to push back execution

Attorney general says Serge Areski Atlaoui missing court appearances to extend legal process By Ainur Rohmah JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia’s attorney general has accused a French national...
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Blasts in Thai south ‘sign of rebel discontent’: expert

At least 16 people injured in 17 blasts in two days of attacks in Muslim majority city. BANGKOK - As the residents of Yala in Thailand’s...

UPDATE – Malaysia suspects officials linked to mass graves

- Home minister says initial investigations found enforcement officers collaborated with traffickers with links across Southeast Asia UPDATES WITH DISCOVERY OF CORPSE By P Prem Kumar KUALA...

UPDATE – Mass migrant grave found in Malaysia: report

- Nearly 100 bodies of suspected Rohingya migrants reportedly found, after similar finds across border in Thailand. UPDATES WITH BACKGROUND KUALA LUMPUR – A mass grave...

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