Macron tells Europe to ‘stop being naive’ after AUKUS row
French president says Europe must develop its own military capacity as the US shifts focus to the Indo-Pacific region.
Taliban takes on ISKP, its most serious foe in Afghanistan
Afghan group cracks down on ISKP (ISIS-K) members after a series of attacks, but experts say it won’t be an easy task.
N Korea fires missile, defends weapons tests at UN
The launch, which took place early on Tuesday, was the third test by Pyongyang this month.
In Malaysia, young people find their voice amid a pandemic
A burgeoning youth movement has taken it upon itself to reform the country and is vying for political leadership.
American siblings blocked from leaving China return to US
Cynthia and Victor Liu, whose father is Chinese fugitive Liu Changming, were prevented from leaving China for 3 years.
Germany elections: What happened, and what happens next?
Germany’s Social Democrats have edged out Merkel’s conservatives, but coalition talks will take months.