Full story - November 05, 2018
A former UN official campaigning for peace shows a threatening message posted against him on social media by separatists
In Cameroon, Facebook has been used both to incite violence and to make threatening posts.
Full story - November 02, 2018
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is shown standing at a podium with his left hand raised delivering a policy speech.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved draft legislation on Friday to open the door to more overseas blue-collar workers in sectors grappling with labor shortages, a controversial policy shift in immigration-shy Japan.
Full story - November 01, 2018
Three female Google workers hold protest signs with black lettering.
Thousands of Google employees and contractors staged brief midday walk-outs on Thursday at offices across Asia, Europe and North America to protest sexism, racism and unchecked executive power in their workplace.
Full story - November 01, 2018
A red map of China seen through a magnifying glass on computer screen showing binary digits
China takes the lead in training governments to adopt censorship policies and tools to curb fake news on the internet.
Full story - October 31, 2018
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe steps onto stage in front of colorful mural with black fist symbols
Sri Lanka was plunged into crisis last Friday when President Maithripala Sirisena ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and swore in ex-president Mahinda Rajapaksa, disturbing the country's fragile governing coalition.
Full story - October 31, 2018
Venezuelan migrants are shown standing and also sitting while they wait in line to get the needed paperwork for a temporary residency permit in Lima, Peru.
At least 6,000 Venezuelans lined up at Peru's northern border on Tuesday in hopes of entering the country before a deadline for acquiring residency, and another 4,000 were due to arrive in the next two days, Peru's ombudsman's office said.
Full story - October 30, 2018
A US Custom and Border Protection agent stands in the foreground with a riffle additional agents armed in the distance.
The United States said on Monday it will send over 5,200 troops to help secure the border with Mexico, as President Donald Trump hardens his stance on immigration ahead of Nov. 6 mid-term elections.
Full story - October 29, 2018
A rescue team aboard a boat is shown heading out to the Lion Air flight JT610 sea crash location.
An Indonesian aircraft with 189 people on board crashed into the sea on Monday as it tried to circle back to the capital, Jakarta, from where it had taken off minutes earlier.
Full story - October 26, 2018
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Agents who took Cesar Sayoc into custody in Plantation, near Fort Lauderdale, also hauled away a white van that was plastered with pro-Trump stickers, the slogan "CNN SUCKS" and images of Democratic figures with red crosshairs over their faces.
Full story - October 26, 2018
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Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, denounced on Friday a US decision to leave an arms control treaty that helped end the Cold War, saying it heralded a new arms race which increased the risk of nuclear conflict.

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