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Typhoon leaves 19 dead as Japan launches major rescue

Boats and helicopters were sent to the flooded areas, while rescue crew dug through dirt in other areas to get people out from homes buried by landslides.

October 13, 2019

IS supporters escape as Turkish troops near key Syrian town

A US military official said American forces were cut off from the Syrian Kurdish fighters they had previously partnered with.

October 13, 2019

Iranian official: Oil tanker attack won't go unpunished

The mysterious attack damaged two storerooms aboard Iranian tanker Sabiti, Iranian officials said.

October 13, 2019

DPRK demands compensation from Japan over vessel sinking

A DPRK government spokesperson said a patrol ship of the Japanese Fisheries Agency had "committed a gangster act" of sinking a DPRK vessel on Oct 7.

October 12, 2019