Turkey’s pro-Kurdish opposition applied on Tuesday for its jailed presidential candidate to be released before next month’s snap election, saying the detention of Selahattin Demirtas jeopardized voter freedom.
Turkey’s pro-Kurdish opposition seeks release of jailed presidential candidate
New Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday he will remain in office for one or two years and that Anwar Ibrahim, the jailed reformist he had vowed would replace him, will be released on Wednesday.
Malaysia's 92-year-old PM says he'll stay in office for 1-2 years
Pakistan allowed a US diplomat involved in a fatal traffic accident to leave the country, an official said Tuesday, following a weeks-long standoff and street protests over the incident.
US diplomat involved in fatal traffic accident leaves Pakistan
Prosecutors in Bahrain said a court revoked the citizenship of 115 people in a mass trial amid a years-long crackdown on all dissent in the island kingdom.
Bahrain revokes citizenship of 115 people in mass trial
International journalists left on a marathon journey to a North Korean nuclear test site on Wednesday, after Pyongyang belatedly cleared a number of South Korean media to witness what it says will be the dismantling of its only nuclear test facility.
Int’l journalists start marathon journey to North Korea nuclear test site
British political consulting group Cambridge Analytica filed for voluntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy in the Southern District of New York, court documents showed.
Cambridge Analytica files for voluntary bankruptcy in US
Reformist Anwar Ibrahim declared a "new dawn for Malaysia" Wednesday after his release from prison paved the way for a return to national politics as presumptive successor to Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad following a stunning election upset.
Anwar declares 'new dawn' in Malaysia after walking free from jail
Malaysia’s scandal-hit former leader Najib Razak and his wife hit out at the media and police on Saturday, after investigators seeking evidence of corruption were filmed seizing box loads of jewelry, luxury handbags and cash.
Malaysia's ex-PM Najib rails at police, wife warns of 'public trial'
Two Palestinians have died from their wounds after being shot on Monday by Israeli troops during protests in the Gaza Strip, the territory’s Health Ministry said Saturday.
Gaza ministry: Two Palestinians die of wounds inflicted during protests
Venezuela’s socialist President Nicolas Maduro seeks a second six-year term in elections on Sunday that are being boycotted by the opposition.
Incumbent Maduro seeks second term in elections

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