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Two Rohingya Women Killed in Myanmar Shelling

Two Rohingya women were killed and seven others injured in shelling the Myanmar military and insurgents blamed on each other, days after the UN's top court ordered the country to protect the beleaguered Muslim minority.

Military spokesperson Zaw Min Tun told AFP said that one woman was killed on the spot by "heavy weapons" while another died after arriving at hospital in conflict-torn northern Rakhine state.

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Iran Condemns 'Inhuman' US Treatment of Its Nationals

Iran condemned Saturday what it called the "illegal and inhuman" treatment of its nationals by US border security officers, after reports a student was deported despite having a valid visa.

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Brexit Will Not Affect Intel Cooperation, Says EU Official

Brexit will not negatively affect cooperation between the intelligence services in Europe, the EU's anti-terrorism coordinator said.

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Powerful Quake Kills 21 in Eastern Turkey

A powerful earthquake has killed at least 21 people and injured more than 1,000 in eastern Turkey, as rescue teams searched through the rubble of collapsed buildings for survivors on Saturday. 

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Venezuela's Guaido Meets Macron on Charm Offensive

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, on a charm offensive to back his bid to oust his country's leader, claimed Saturday to have the "firm support" of French President Emmanuel Macron.

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4 Dead, Buildings Collapse as Quake Hits Eastern Turkey

A powerful earthquake measuring 6.8 hit eastern Turkey on Friday, leaving at least four people dead and causing buildings to collapse.

The quake shook the Sivrice district in the eastern province of Elazig at around 8.55 pm (1755 GMT), the government's disaster and emergency management agency said. 

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Pentagon Says 34 U.S. Troops Injured in Recent Iranian Strike

Nearly three dozen U.S. troops suffered traumatic brain injuries or concussion in the recent Iranian air strike on a military base in Iraq housing American personnel, the Pentagon said Friday.

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Trump at Anti-Abortion Rally as Democrats Wrap Impeachment Case

U.S. President Donald Trump was to address the country's biggest annual anti-abortion rally on Friday -- just blocks from Congress where senators are sitting in judgment at his impeachment trial.

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Large Explosion Rocks Houston, Houses Damaged

A large explosion shook the US city of Houston, Texas, early on Friday morning, with shocked residents woken before dawn as houses were badly damaged and glass windows blown in.

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Philippines' Duterte Threatens to End US Military Pact

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to end a pact key to annual war games with American troops if the US does not restore the travel visa of an official who oversaw his drug war.

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