Air raid kills 45 at Yemen displaced camp

An air strike killed dozens of people at a camp for displaced people in northwest Yemen yesterday, aid workers said, as Arab

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Myanmar govt, rebels agree draft ceasefire accord

Myanmar government and 16 ethnic armed groups agree on the draft of a nationwide ceasefire towards ending over 65 years of armed conflict in the country.

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Arab League agrees to create joint military force

The heads of Arab League countries meeting in Egypt have agree to create a joint Arab military force.

Iran, powers close in on nuclear deal: officials

Iran and major powers are close to agreement on a 2- or 3-page accord with specific numbers that would form the basis of a long-term settlement aimed at ending a 12-year standoff over Tehran's nuclear ambitions, officials said

Fresh air strikes hit Yemen rebels

Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition are bombing Yemen for a third night, targeting Shia Houthi rebels as they advance in and around the port of Aden



Tsunami warnings after New Guinea earthquake

A powerful earthquake struck near the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea yesterday, prompting officials to warn that hazardous

76 Myanmar migrants arrested in Thailand

Thai police said yesterday they had charged 70 migrants from Myanmar and six Rohingya Muslims with illegal entry after they were

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