Hong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, fear fresh police advance
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong late on Tuesday, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades ahead of what some fear may be a push by police to clear the roads before ...
Hong Kong Protests Swell as Demonstrators Press Demands
Profile: CY Leung, Hong Kong's third chief executive
The 17-Year-Old Public Face of Hong Kong's Protests
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Afghanistan Signs Security Pacts With US, NATO
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ISLAMABAD—. Afghanistan has signed long-delayed security pacts with the United States and NATO to authorize deployment of a small international military force in the country after the end of the year. The Taliban has rejected the deal as “shameful and ...
Afghanistan and US Sign Bilateral Security Agreement
US, Afghanistan sign long-delayed security pact
Afghanistan, US sign security agreement
Japan volcano shows signs of second dangerous eruption as rescuers thwarted ...
Search and recovery efforts on Mount Ontake for at least two dozen victims of Japan's worst volcanic eruption in decades continue to be delayed due to worries about rising volcanic activity. More than 800 police, firefighters and military personnel had been ...
Why deadly Japan volcano erupted without warning
Search abandoned on Mount Ontake in Japan after strong tremors
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RAF jets strike first IS targets in Iraq
RAF jets have attacked a "heavy weapon position" and an armed pick-up truck in Iraq, the Ministry of Defence has said. In the first attacks since Parliament approved military action on Friday, two "precision strikes" were launched and both were "successful", ...
Britain hits northwest Iraq in its first strike against Islamic State
RAF Tornados drop bombs on ISIS in first airstrikes against targets in Iraq
Britain Launches First Air Strikes On IS Militants in Iraq
Obama, Modi Tout Potential for Deeper Econ Ties
President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi touted the potential for deeper economic collaboration between the world's two largest democracies Tuesday, while seeking to address concerns that they have grown apart. Following ...
Obama and Modi call for 'new agenda' between US and India
India's Modi Helps Rajan Pause Rates—For Now
Obama, Modi discuss trade, climate, Islamic State at White House