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Assange secretly charged in US

WASHINGTON — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one of...

Blood on crown prince’s hands

CIA CONCLUDES WASHINGTON — The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has concluded Saudi’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind the killing of journalist...

Beijing takes lead in quantum communication

Connecting Wuhan city of Central China’s Hubei province and Hefei city of East China’s Anhui province, a world-leading quantum communication line was officially put...

Chinese cities to offer visa-free stay

Starting from 1 January 2019, five cities in China will carry out the 144-hour visa-free transit policy for foreign visitors from 53 countries, National...

Trump has ‘written answers’

WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump said Friday he had personally written — though not yet submitted — answers to the questions put to...

Historic ruling

PHNOM PENH — Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime committed “genocide” during its reign of terror from 1975-1979, a UN-backed war crimes court said Friday in...

Nokor ‘tests high-tech weapon’

SEOUL — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the testing of a “high-tech” new weapon, Pyongyang’s state media reported Friday according to...

Record for living artist

NEW YORK — An iconic swimming pool picture painted by British legend David Hockney sold for $90.3 million in New York on Thursday, setting...

Deal or chaos

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May defied mounting calls to quit or change course Thursday over Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, warning that...