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East Timor votes for parliament amid huge challenges

DILI, East Timor, July 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - East Timor headed to the polls to elect a new parliament Saturday as Asia's youngest democracy battles economic challenges ...More...

Chinese police guard late dissident's home, empty or not

BEIJING, July 22, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - At a small park outside the Beijing home of late Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, security officers sat around a stone table surro...More...

UN blames Saudi-led coalition for deadly Yemen strike

GENEVA, July 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The United Nations on Friday blamed a Saudi-led coalition for a deadly air strike on civilians in Yemen this week, saying there were no...More...

Trump legal team gets shake-up as investigation deepens

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A key member of Trump's legal team said he resigned his post Friday, a shake-up as Trump drew fire for apparent efforts to influenc...More...

Blast in eastern China kills 2

SHANGHAI, July 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A gas canister explosion tore through a restaurant in the eastern China city of Hangzhou on Friday, killing two people and injuring 55...More...

S Korea urges North to respond to military talks offer

SEOUL, July 21, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - South Korea urged the North on Friday to break its silence on an offer of military talks aimed at easing simmering tensions over the herm...More...