Indonesia military: 3 dead in gun attack on airport in Papua

JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's military says gunmen killed three people in an attack at an airport in easternmost Papua that targeted a light plane transporting paramilitary police. ...

NATO chief sees July decision on launching Macedonia talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's chief says he expect the leaders of the military alliance will decide at a summit next month to officially launch membership talks with Macedonia. NATO Secreta...

Taiwan President urges unity among like-minded countries to fight anti-democratic forces

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Speaking at an event celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (TFD), President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) urged like-minded countries such as Austra...

Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Scores are dead after vicious weekend clashes in central Nigeria between mostly Muslim herders and Christian farmers, with one report citing police as saying 86 people were kille...

Mattis focusing on strategic security issues in China talks

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska (AP) — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he slam...

Mexico's Anaya hopes to narrow gap in presidential race

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Ricardo Anaya's supporters see him as a wunderkind — intelligent, eloquent and able to work a stage like a polished TED speaker. Detractors call him a treacherous and calculating po...

Removal of North's artillery from border under discussions

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's prime minister says the rival Koreas are discussing the relocation of North Korea's long-range artillery systems away from the tense Korean border. ...

Australia and Vanuatu to negotiate security treaty

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia says it will negotiate a security treaty with Vanuatu, weeks after the Australian prime minister warned China against building a military base on the South Pacific...

Taiwan Air Force conducts successful flight test of Sky Sword II missiles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Taiwan’s armed forces have successfully carried out a preliminary test of a new missile system domestically produced by the National Chung-Shan Institute of...

Turkey's election board declares Erdogan winner

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections (all times local): 2:20 a.m. Turkey's national electoral board has pronounced incumbent Presid...

Pentagon says 2 bases to house immigrants

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska (AP) — The Pentagon is preparing to build temporary camps for immigrants at two military bases. That from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Sunday. He di...

Nigeria: 'Deeply unfortunate killings' as 86 reported dead

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's presidency is reporting a "deeply unfortunate killings across a number of communities" in central Plateau State as one report cites police as saying 86 people are dead....

Winner of packed Hawaii House race likely to win in November

HONOLULU (AP) — Coming off a high-profile challenge of President Donald Trump's travel ban, it seemed that Hawaii Lt. Gov. Doug Chin would parlay that name recognition into a U.S. House seat. ...

The Latest: Zimbabwe blast 'terrorism,' vice president says

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on aftermath of blast at Zimbabwe president's campaign rally (all times local): 5 p.m. One of Zimbabwe's vice presidents is calli...

Taiwan's MND declines to comment on reported medical aid drill with U.S.

The Ministry of National Defense on Sunday declined to comment on a news report that Taiwan's military will join the United States in an exercise that will focus on medical emergencies at sea. ...