South Korea says it has approved plans to drop Japan from its "white list" of countries, which benefit from fast-track trade status, a tit-for-tat move that intensifies a diplomatic and trade spat between the two countries.
Three Tajik soldiers and one Kyrgyz serviceman were killed and more than a dozen on both sides wounded in an overnight border clash, the authorities in Bishkek and Dushanbe said on Tuesday, blaming each other for the incident.
Syria's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva, Hussam Eddin Ala, says Turkey has been providing various types of munitions to foreign-sponsored terrorist groups operating in the country’s militant-held northwestern province of Idlib, and reneging on its commitments under the Sochi agreement.
US President Donald Trump and his Democratic opponents have once again come to the blows over Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who is faced with new sexual assault charges that some Democrats think are worthy of impeachment.
Police in France have been forcing some 1,000 refugees to leave a gymnasium in the vicinity of the northern port of Dunkirk following a court ruling that declared the makeshift camp a health and security hazard.
Russia's SU-35 fighter jet flies in Turkish airspace during an air show as Ankara looks for alternatives after being removed from the US F-35 fighter jet program in response to its purchase of S-400 missile systems delivered by Moscow.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyyed Abbas Araqchi and Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale reviewed the development of Iran's strategic Chabahar port to fully operationalize the trilateral transit agreement between Iran, India, and Afghanistan.