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Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Joshua Wong, Agnes Chow, Ivan Lam Jailed

12/02/20 6:42 AM

Authorities are stepping up a crackdown on opposition to tighten Beijing’s control over the territory.

Sweden's Prince Carl Philip And Wife Test Positive For Coronavirus

11/30/20 12:14 PM

Carl Philip is fourth in the line of succession to the Swedish throne.

Sri Lanka Prison Riot Over COVID-19 Conditions Leaves 8 Dead, Over 50 Wounded

11/30/20 7:41 AM

Inmates have staged protests in recent weeks demanding an increase in coronavirus testing and new isolation facilities for infected prisoners.

Iran Holds Funeral For Slain Military Nuclear Scientist

11/30/20 6:58 AM

Iran's defense minister vowed to continue Mohsen Fakhrizadeh’s work “with more speed and more power.”

Paris Police Officers To Remain In Custody After Beating Black Music Producer

11/29/20 2:54 PM

The minutes-long assault of producer Michel Zecler was recorded on a security camera and has been widely circulated on social media.

'World's Loneliest Elephant' Kaavan Starts Trip To Cambodia Sanctuary

11/29/20 1:01 PM

Kaavan's rescue from a derelict Pakistani zoo was assisted by American singer and actress Cher.

Thai Pro-Democracy Protesters Rally Outside Army Base

11/29/20 9:56 AM

The protesters believe that the army undermines democracy in Thailand, and that King Maha Vajiralongkorn wields too much power.

Hong Kong's Leader Says She Relies On 'Piles Of Cash' Because Of U.S. Sanctions

11/28/20 2:11 PM

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong's chief executive, said that it is an unusual "honor" to be so "unjustifiably sanctioned" by the United States.

Iran’s Supreme Leader Vows Revenge Over Slain Scientist

11/28/20 1:00 PM

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said there would be a "definitive punishment of the perpetrators and those who ordered it."

Second-Largest Australian State Goes 28 Days Without Any New Infections

11/28/20 11:11 AM

Victoria, which contains the city of Melbourne, was once the epicenter of the country's coronavirus crisis.

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