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 A Pakistani soldier stands guard at a newly erected fence between Pakistan and Afghanistan at Angore Adda, Pakistan
Pakistan Says Cross-Border Terrorist Raid Killed 2 Soldiers

Pakistan says a “terrorist” attack staged from across the Afghanistan border has killed at least two soldiers and wounded four others.

A Rohingya refugee girl cries as children push each other while standing in line to collect food in the Palongkhali makeshift refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.
40,000 Rohingya Children Face Malnutrition, Need Life-Saving Aid

Rohingya children in Myanmar and Bangladesh face a tenfold increase in malnutrition compared to last year and require immediate attention, the Inte

 Laborers work at TAL garment factory in Vinh Phuc province, Vietnam, May 23, 2017. Charity workers are using games to raise awareness of human trafficking among Vietnamese factory workers.
Games Add Levity to Vietnam Seminars Against Trafficking

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM — The quiz games and ring tosses at factories around Vietnam are more than just amusement; charity workers are using them

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at Sittwe airport after visiting Maungdaw in the country's Rakhine state
Myanmar Rejects UN Criticism Over Rohingya Muslim Crisis

Myanmar says criticism by the United Nations over its handling of the Rohingya refugee crisis could "seriously harm" negotiations with neighboring

This photo taken on Nov. 3, 2017 shows the ship 'Tian Kun Hao' being launched at a port in Qidong in China's eastern Jiangsu province.
Test of Chinese Vessel in Contested Sea Adds Speed Bump to Diplomacy

China’s announcement of a super-sized reclamation vessel for use in the disputed the South China Sea stands to rile much of Asia as well as the U.S

Middle East

Women wait to fill up cooking gas cylinders outside a gas station amid supply shortage in Sana'a, Yemen
Saudi-Led Coalition to Reopen Some Yemen Ports

A Saudi-led coalition says it will reopen some airports and seaports in Yemen in order to allow in humanita

Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire Sheikh Mohammed Hussein al-Amoudi is seen in an undated photo on a Facebook account bearing his name.
Billionaire With Deep Investments in Ethiopia Arrested in Saudi Anti-corruption Sweep

Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Al-Amoudi is a billionaire, and by most estimates, one of the richest African-born

Suspected Islamic State members sit inside a small room in a prison south of Mosul.
Scrambling to Track Islamic State Terrorists, Coalition Turns to Biometrics

As U.S.-backed forces made their final push into the city of Raqqa to liberate what had once been the Syria

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud meets with former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Lebanon PM Quits, But State Won't Accept His Resignation

Lebanon's president appealed for national unity on Monday after Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri quit in a bro