Category: Asia


South Korea plans to set up a new guided missile unit that can take down North Korea’s long-range artillery sites. Local broadcaster KBS reported that the South Korean army will combine its first and third military headquarters to launch a new […]


Myanmar authorities are building security force bases and bulldozing land where Rohingya villages were burned to the ground just months ago, according to international rights group Amnesty International Monday. In its new report titled Remaking Rakhine State, Amnesty revealed through […]


UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres “is encouraged” by a planned meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a spokesman said Friday. The secretary general “commends the leadership and vision of all concerned and reiterates […]


South Korea’s impeached ex-President Park Geun-hye may face 30 years in prison over the corruption and influence peddling scandal that led to her impeachment last year. During Park’s hearing at the Seoul Central District Court on Monday, state prosecutors demanded […]