Australia Recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital 

SYDNEY —  Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Saturday that his government had decided to formally recognize west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but wouldn’t move

Afghanistan, China, Pakistan Set to Hold Talks in Kabul

ISLAMABAD —  Afghanistan is set to host a three-way meeting Saturday with neighbors China and Pakistan to discuss peace as well as economic and counterterrorism

Canadian Minister Postpones Trip to China Amid Tensions

TORONTO —  Canada’s tourism minister is postponing a trip to China amid tensions over the arrest of a Chinese tech executive on behalf of the

66 Alleged Militants Convicted in Kidnappings

MANILA, PHILIPPINES —  A Philippine court on Friday found 66 alleged members of the Abu Sayyaf guilty of kidnapping dozens of students, teachers and a

Seoul and Tokyo Relations Likely to Continue to Fluctuate, Experts Say

TOKYO —  With 2018 coming to a close, court cases brought by forced laborers in South Korea against Japan and the closing of a fund

Vietnam Given Best Odds to Gain from Sino-US Trade Dispute

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM —  The world’s largest contract assembler of consumer electronics, Foxconn Technology, as well as a prominent producer of wireless earphones

China’s Economy Slowing, Two Indicators Show

BEIJING —  China’s November retail sales grew at their weakest pace since 2003 and industrial output rose the least in nearly three years as domestic

Caught Between 2 Powers, Canada Feeling Alone

TORONTO —  First U.S. President Donald Trump attacked Canada on trade. Then Saudi Arabia punished it for speaking up for human rights. Now China has

US House Designates Myanmar Campaign against Rohingya Minority ‘Genocide’

The U.S. House of Representatives approved a resolution by a vote of 394-1 Thursday, declaring Myanmar’s military campaign against the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority a

N Korea Slow to Negotiate Over US War Remains

WASHINGTON —  Months after the White House raised hopes for bringing home thousands of U.S. battlefield remains from North Korea, the returns have stalled. Detailed

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