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This undated handout photo released to AFP on November 1, 2018 via the UK charity British Pakistani Christian Association shows a portrait of Asia Bibi, who had been on death row in Pakistan since 2010.

Protests in Pakistan delay release of Christian woman acquitted after being sentenced to death for blasphemy.

The gunfire in Kandahar City killed the region’s powerful police chief, Gen. Abdul Raziq, as well as the provincial governor and intelligence chief.

In devastating strike, Taliban assassinates entire top Kandahar leadership as U.S. general narrowly escapes harm.

Telling off: The head of GRU, Col-Gen Igor Korobov, 62, reportedly emerged shaken and in sudden 'ill health' after being given a dressing down by the President himself.

Head of the GRU is in ‘ill health’ after furious dressing down from Putin about the ‘morons’ behind the novichok attack – as second spy is revealed to be Russian military doctor.

The agreement to clear mines, the first such effort since the early 2000s, was among a package of tension-easing deals struck by the Koreas' defense chiefs on the sidelines of a leaders' summit last month in Pyongyang.

Two Koreas Begin Removing DMZ Mines to Ease Military Tensions

The problem with camouflaging bad loans by mixing them in with good ones is that no one will want to buy any of them — thus creating the illiquidity you're trying to avoid.

Implosion of China’s P2P Lending Boom Hits Consumer Spending

A notebook belonging to a South Korean woman, who wished to be identified only as 'D' for fear over her personal safety, is seen during an interview in Seoul on May 31. | AFP-JIJI

In rape, sexual assault cases, South Korean women seek justice even after telling the truth.

The damage caused by fall armyworm threatens smallholder farmers’ livelihoods.

CABI warns of rapid spread of crop-devastating fall armyworm across Asia.