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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:29:30 +0800Mexico's incoming ambassador to the United States on Tuesday slammed U.S. President Donald Trump's treatment of its southern neighbor as 'unacceptable' and called for a migration mechanism to avoid illegal crossings by Mexicans to the United States.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:53:48 +0800US President Donald Trump delivered his first public condemnation of anti-Semitic incidents in the United States on Tuesday after a new spate of bomb threats to Jewish community centers around the country and vandalism in a Jewish cemetery.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 02:00:06 +0800US President Donald Trump's administration will leave protections in place for immigrants who entered the country illegally as children, known as 'dreamers,' but will consider all other illegal immigrants subject to deportation, according to guidance released on Tuesday.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:40:10 +0800Saudi Arabia's King Salman will visit Jakarta and Bali on the Indonesian leg of his Asian tour next month, bringing 1,500 people in his entourage including 10 ministers, Indonesian officials said.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:20:41 +0800Pope Francis called on Tuesday for a radical change of attitude towards immigrants, saying they should be welcomed with dignity as he also denounced the 'populist rhetoric' that was fuelling fear and selfishness in rich countries.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:09:48 +0800Journalists in conflict zones are facing unprecedented threats amid a rise in violent non-state actors, a decline in rule of law and increased reliance on freelancers, a media watchdog said Tuesday.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:06:28 +0800BEIJING -- China said on Tuesday it opposed action by other countries under the pretext of freedom of navigation that undermined its sovereignty, after a U.S. aircraft carrier strike group began patrols in the contested South China Sea.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:51:15 +0800KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday that comments by the North Korean ambassador casting doubt over a Malaysian investigation into the killing of the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader were 'diplomatically rude.'
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:57:57 +0800Almost 1.4 million children suffering from severe malnutrition could die this year from famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, the UN children's agency said Monday.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:04:03 +0800Islamic State-linked Syrian militant groups on Monday launched a surprise attack on moderate rebels in southwestern Syria near the Golan Heights near where the Jordanian and Israeli borders converge, seizing several villages and a large town, rebels and witnesses said.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:22:43 +0800A pilot and four American passengers were killed on Tuesday when a small plane crashed in to the roof of a shopping mall after taking off from an airfield outside Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city, police said.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:27:51 +0800North Korea locked horns with Malaysia on Monday over the investigation into the killing of leader Kim Jong-Un's brother, as footage emerged of the moment he was fatally attacked in a Kuala Lumpur airport.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:01:31 +0800Renewed protests against U.S. President Donald Trump flared on the Presidents Day holiday on Monday, with grassroots activists vowing to take to the streets in dozens of cities in 'Not My President's Day' rallies. Protest leaders had said they expected thousands to rally in about 28 cities ranging from Los Angeles and Chicago to Grand Rapids, Michigan, in the latest round of demonstrations to express displeasure with Trump's policies and pronouncements.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:32:40 +0800US President Donald Trump on Monday named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser, choosing a military officer known for speaking his mind and challenging his superiors.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:21:01 +0800Colombian authorities suspect Marxist ELN rebels were behind a bomb attack near Bogota's bullring on Sunday, leaving dozens of police officers injured as they prepared for anti-bullfighting protests in Colombia's capital.