Kabul, Afghanstan - At least 58 people have been killed and hundreds of villagers left stranded in devastating flash floods in northern Afghanistan, officials say. The governor of Jowzjan province warned that the number of victims was likely to rise. People have been left trapped on the roofs of their…
Seoul, South Korea  -- President Obama arrived in Seoul on Friday to news that North Korea may be counting down to a nuclear weapons test. Such moves out of Pyongyang are no surprise and are typical behavior for the North, Obama told reporters while in Tokyo, his previous stop on…
The Guardian criticized on Thursday recent speech of former Prime Minister ( Tony Blair ) who demanded the removal of his differences with the West, Russia and China to devote to counter what he called " the growing Islamic extremism in the world." The newspaper wrote in its edition today,…
The first wave of US troops has arrived in Poland to begin military drills “promoting peace and stability” across Eastern Europe. Tensions continue to mount in the region, as Ukraine teeters on the brink of a civil war. A contingent of 150 American soldiers arrived in the Polish town of…
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir sacked his army chief on Wednesday after rebels seized a major oil hub, unleashing two days of ethnic slaughter in which the UN says hundreds of civilians were massacred. Rebels loyal to sacked vice president Riek Machar seized Bentiu last week. The United Nations says…