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Indonesian police to name suspects in forced labor case

Most suspects from joint Malaysian-Thai fishing firm accused of forcing fishermen to work on remote island. JAKARTA -- Indonesia’s national police have announced that they...

Turkish PM refutes HDP claims regarding Cizre operation

On Sunday, certain Turkish dailies reported on claims that 60 people had died during counter-terrorism operations ANKARA – Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu...

Turkish industrial production up 1.7 percent in February

Durable goods production rose 6.6 percent and mining increased 5.8 percent from the previous month. ANKARA - Turkish industrial production increased 1.7 percent in February...

Seven dead infants found inside house in Germany

Police say they are now looking for a 45-year-old woman who used to live at the house in Bavaria stateBERLIN - At least seven...

Turkey sends letter to UN on attacks on Turkmens

Letter expresses grave concern about attacks in Bayirbucak Turkmen area in northwestern Syria By Mustafa Caglayan NEW YORK - Turkey has submitted a letter to the presidency...

Attacks in Thai south injure 11 on insurgency anniversary

Mostly soldiers wounded in over a dozen shootings, bombings around anniversary of founding to leading insurgent group By Max ConstantBANGKOK – At least...

Pakistan: 25 'militants' killed in North Waziristan

Second day of clashes between Pakistan army and Taliban brings militant death toll to 35by Aamir LatifKARACHI, Pakistan – At least 25 suspected Taliban...

US official’s arrival in Seoul fuels THAAD intrigue

Key missile defense policymaker for United States lands in South Korea for two-day visit featuring foreign ministry talksBy Alex JensenSEOUL - Frank Rose arrived...
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Protest of farmers in Brussels

Thousands of farmers take part in a protest against EU's agriculture and animal husbandry policies in Brussels

Merkel urges Putin to step in for cease-fire in Ukraine

German Chancellor says Russia should exert its influence over separatists to improve security in eastern Ukraine ...

At least 60 hurt by boat engine explosion in Thai capital

No missing persons reported after blast on LNG-propelled commuter boat throws people into a Bangkok canal By Max ConstantBANGKOK – At least sixty...

Pakistan hangs over 200 convicts since March

Militancy-hacked Pakistan had lifted moratorium on death penalty after deadly gun-and-bomb attack on army-run school in PeshawarBy Aamir LatifKarachi, Pakistan – With the...

Pakistan: 6 suspected Taliban killed in Karachi

Police raid alleged Taliban hideout in eastern district of Karachi. KARACHI, Pakistan - Six suspected Taliban militants  were killed in a clash with police in the...

Two PKK terrorists killed in east Turkey, army says

32 suspected members arrested across five provinces, according to statementANKARA - Two PKK terrorists were killed by Turkish security forces Saturday, the military said...

9 die in fire at Philippines maximum security prison

One prisoner remains unaccounted for in blaze that broke out in penal colony in central Philippines, razing prison hospital and other buildings By Roy Ramos ZAMBOANGA,...