Getty Images/Photo by Bulent Kilic/AFP

Hope for Andrew Brunson

International | Turkish newspaper says government authorities might release the jailed American pastor
by Charissa Crotts
Posted 7/10/18, 02:12 pm

American Pastor Andrew Brunson might be released from a Turkish prison after his July 18 hearing, according to a report in Hurriyet, a state-sanctioned daily news outlet.

Read more

Associated Press/Photo by Jung Yeon-je

Kim Jong-Un hosts historic meeting with South Korea

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 3/05/18, 11:18 am

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in a historic meeting hosted a dinner for a senior South Korean delegation on Monday. The delegation is the first to meet with Kim since he assumed power six years ago. The 10-member team, which will remain in North Korea until Tuesday, will discuss denuclearization efforts and cooperation between the two countries, as well as between the North and the United States.

Read more

Associated Press/Photo by Altaf Qadri

India tests nuclear-capable ballistic missile

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/18/18, 11:05 am

India test-fired a long-range, nuclear-capable missile Thursday from an island in the Bay of Bengal. The test, the fifth of its kind, “further strengthens our credible deterrence,” the Indian Defense Ministry said in a statement. The country has been developing its nuclear and missile systems in recent years to respond to perceived threats from China. Tension flared last year between the two neighbors over a disputed section of their border in the Himalayas. Already, India can strike at any target inside neighboring Pakistan, its archrival.

Read more