More needs to be done to ensure that human traffickers are brought to justice, rights groups said after trial in which 62 people were convicted.
Thailand’s Supreme Court jailed a firebrand opposition leader for a year yesterday for defaming a former prime minister.
Philippine police said yesterday they had arrested 43 foreigners for kidnapping a Singaporean woman at a casino resort in the capital.
Many Venezuelan streets were deserted and barricaded yesterday for a strike called by foes of President Nicolas Maduro to demand a presidential election.
Trump Jr, Jared Kushner and campaign manager Manafort asked to appear before Senate.
Germany warned its citizens yesterday to exercise caution if travelling to Turkey and threatened measures that could hinder German investment there in a sign of growing impatience.
As their seven-year effort to repeal and replace Obamacare derailed in the US Senate, Republicans faced the prospect of doing the once unthinkable.
The Philippines canceled talks with Maoist-led rebels in the Netherlands after guerrillas attacked a convoy of President Rodrigo Duterte’s security men.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress to extend martial law on island of Mindanao.
Trump threatened “strong economic actions” if President Maduro instates Constituent Assembly.
S. Korea proposed talks with N. Korea, to discuss ways to avoid hostility near militarised border.
Brexit minister vowed to “get down to work” as he kicked off first round of negotiations, but a year after Britons voted to quit the EU, government still seemed at odds.
Energised by massive vote against Nicolas Maduro in unofficial plebiscite, Venezuela’s opposition mulled how to escalate protests and block a new congress.
Perpetrators who brought down Malaysian Flight MH17 in 2014, may be tried in absentia.
Claims exercises are not aimed at any country, and are in accord with international law.
Hundreds of thousands of Turks rallied to mark the anniversary of last year’s failed coup on Saturday, in show of support for Erdogan.
Venezuelan expats began voting yesterday in a vote aiming to challenge Maduro.
Bilateral talks aimed at reducing US deficit with China yielded some initial deals, but US firms say much more needs to be done.
Thermal images of North Korea’s main nuclear site show Pyongyang may have reprocessed more plutonium than previously thought that can be used to enlarge its nuclear weapons stockpile, a US think tank said.
Personnel for China’s first overseas military base, have set sail to begin setting up.