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Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Australian Filmmaker Granted Pardon in Cambodia

Cambodian authorities pardoned Australian filmmaker James Ricketson on Friday, clearing the way for his release from a six-year prison term ...

Regional CSOs Boycott Mekong River Forum Over Opposition to Lao Dam

Thai and Cambodian civil society organizations rejected an invitation from the Lao government to attend a regional stakeholder forum on ...

The Week's Best: RFE/RL Stories You May Have Missed

We know that rferl.org isn't the only website you read, and it's possible that you may have missed some of ...

Texan Running 3-D-Printed-Guns Company Ordered to Leave Taiwan

TAIPEI / AUSTIN, TEXAS - A Texan running a 3-D printed guns company who flew to Taiwan as police investigated ...

Proteas geared up for historic final women's ODI

Cape Town - Proteas women's vice-captain Chloe Tryon believes her side has what it takes to pull off their first-ever ...

U.S. Renews Call For Chechen Rights Activist Titiyev's Release

The United States has expressed concern about a Russian court's decision to close rights activist Oyub Titiyev's trial to public, ...

Anti-Doping Agency Is Compromised, Group Contends

A leading anti-doping group hinted at changing the structure of the World Anti-Doping Agency, saying the decision to reinstate Russia's ...

Libya: ICRC warns of 'desperate' situation as fighting continues

The International Committee of the Red Cross has called the deteriorating situation in Libya as desperate, citing constant fighting, the ...

Mass Tourism Threatens Croatia's 'Game of Thrones' Town

DUBROVNIK, CROATIA - Marc van Bloemen has lived in the old town of Dubrovnik, a Croatian citadel widely praised as ...

SA man on quest to rescue abused animals from Ukraine

The issue of performing animals in Ukraine's circuses has been controversial for years. So when entrepreneur and animal-lover Lionel de ...

Five Years After Westgate, Al-Shabab Still Threat in Kenya

NAIROBI, KENYA - Five years ago, four armed men from the Somali militant group al-Shabab stormed the Westgate shopping mall ...

Chinese Dissident Couple Granted Bail But to Face Trial in Thailand

A Thai appeals court on Friday granted bail to Chinese dissidents Wu Yuhua and Yang Chong, who face charges of ...

DRC's Catholic Activists Keep Up Fight for Democracy

KINSHASA - A special service is being held at Kinshasa's St. Joseph Catholic Church. Some of the parishioners weep. Others ...

Refugee, Migrant Children Face Dire Conditions on Greek Islands

GENEVA - More than 7,000 refugee and migrant children are living under horrible, unsanitary conditions on the Greek islands, the ...

Major Powers, Except US, Try to Keep Iran Nuclear Deal Alive

WASHINGTON/PARIS - Nations that struck the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, except for the United States, meet on Monday in what ...

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Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

49ers Goodwin game-time decision - Sherman expected to play

San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin remains a question mark for Sunday's matchup at the Kansas City Chiefs. San ...

Going back in history: Here are five iconic South African cars

Proudly South African and worth remembering. Our automotive heritage day icons. Lance Branquinho takes a look at some of the ...

Yankees host Orioles, turn attention toward wild card

NEW YORK -- The American League East race is officially over and the New York Yankees can turn their focus ...

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