August 8, 2017

North Korea celebrates missile tests with series of commemorative stamps

KNS/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — North Korea is celebrating its successful test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) by issuing a series of commemorative stamps.One of […]
August 8, 2017

Russian court blocks deportation of gay journalist to Uzbekistan

iStock/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) — A Moscow appeals court has temporarily blocked the deportation of a gay journalist to Uzbekistan, where rights groups had warned he could face imprisonment […]
August 8, 2017

Iranian drone comes within 100 feet of US fighter jet in Persian Gulf

Diane Miller/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — An Iranian drone came within 100 feet of a U.S. Navy F/A-18 fighter jet that was waiting to land on the USS […]
August 8, 2017

Duterte dismisses human rights concerns after meeting Tillerson

NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte dismissed concerns about his country's human rights record hours after meeting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday."Human […]