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Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's leader north of the border for the first summit meeting in more than a decade

Any meeting would represent a diplomatic coup for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who swept to power last year on a policy of engaging more with the reclusive North and has pushed for a diplomatic solution to the standoff over North Korea's nuclear and missile program.

Conflict & Justice

'We are in a war' — Cameroon unrest confronted by army offensive

The security in Anglophone Cameroon is quickly deteriorating as a growing secessionist movement has killed 22 soldiers and policemen in a campaign to split Cameroon's English-speaking minority from Yaounde. The fighting has become a threat to President Paul Biya's longstanding rule and to stability in the oil- and cocoa-producing Central African country where presidential elections are scheduled for October.